A loss in the family: Martin Smith

Covenant Community Care mourns the loss of longtime board member Martin Smith. Martin passed away on December 4th. 1 Peter 4:10 perfectly describes Martin. “Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.” He used all he had in service to …

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Q&A w/ Mia Ruiz

Covenant Spotlight Mia Ruiz, Recovery Center, Office Assistant Tell us about yourself. I’m 37 years old, mother of three amazing kids, Yeshua 11, Citlali 10 and Yeudel 8. They are my heaven sent treasures. I seldom watch movies but when I do, I enjoy watching Disney and purposeful movies – I have a special love for art, painting, …

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HRSA Issues Notice to the Public of Finding of No Significant Impact at Covenant’s Joy Road Building Site

HEALTH RESOURCES AND SERVICES ADMINISTRATION NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC OF FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT Proposed Construction of New Covenant Community Care Health Clinic 17625 Joy Road, Detroit, MI, 48228 HRSA Grant C8DCS29615 129039-01 In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act, the Council on Environmental Quality regulations for implementing NEPA (40 CFR Parts 1500 …

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Help Covenant win $20K!

The Voices of Health competition gives Covenant Community Care a chance to win a $20,000 prize. All we need is the most votes! Vote for Covenant every day (that’s right, every day) in four different ways! Email Facebook Twitter Linkedin Voting starts September 9th and runs through October 13th. To vote visit our CONTEST PAGE. …

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A New Journey

It is with gratitude and sadness that the Board of Directors of Covenant Community Care announce the departure of our CEO, Paul Propson effective September 28, 2019. After twelve wonderful years, Paul’s time at Covenant has come to an end and he will be embarking on a new journey as CEO of Catholic Charities of …

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New Joy Building

Covenant Issues General Contractor RFP

Covenant Community Care is seeking General Contractors to construct a new health center to provide medical, dental, and behavioral health services to the Cody Rouge community and nearby communities in Detroit. The land is adjacent to the Gardenview Estates development. The health center will provide care to 10,000 people per year regardless of their income …

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Courage to Care 2018

We invite all supporters of Covenant Community Care to attend our Courage to Care Fundraising Breakfast; Thursday, May 10th, 8:00 am at the University of Detroit Mercy Student Center Ballroom. Come out to celebrate, fellowship, and learn about the amazing work that Covenant is providing to residents within the Metro Detroit area. Please register online …

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The Funding Cliff is fixed!!!

After prayers, telephone calls, and letters of support; we are proud to announce that members of congress have passed a funding bill to keep community health centers (like Covenant Community Care) operated for the next two years. Included in the federal budget, is a funding bill of $7.8 Billion dollars with an additional $600 million …

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Challenge | $300 for the uninsured

In 2016, Covenant spent over $1.6 million on primary medical, dental and behavioral health care for 4000 patients without insurance. While our uninsured patients paid $400,000 of the cost through our sliding-fee payment scale, we relied directly donations from individuals to fill the gap. JOIN THE CAMPAIGN: The uninsured are some of those that truly “need it …

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National Health Center Week 2017

Community Health Centers provide quality, accessible and integrated care to all people, regardless of their ability to pay. Each year in mid-August, we celebrate the work and services of health centers through National Health Center Week. We are participating in the following events this week: Monday August 14: #NHCW17 Symposium. Click here to watch the video. Tuesday August 15: …

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Volunteer Spotlight: Ben

Tell us a little about yourself I am a 2nd year Medical Student at Wayne State School of Medicine. I was born in Midland, MI, went to school at University of Michigan, and moved to Detroit last summer. My goal as a future  doctor is to enter into the suffering of others and be with …

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Links to Care 2017

Join us Saturday, September 9 at Rouge Park Golf Course (11701 Burt Road, Detroit, MI 48228). 07:00am – arrival 08:00am – shotgun start 12:30pm – lunch (steaks on the grill)

New Year, New Website

Covenant Community Care has a new website for 2017 thanks to Patrick on Parker! Let us know what you think by sending an email to info@a2hosted.com.

The Visit

Matthew’s Gospel shares in Chapter 25 verse 36 (New International Version) “I was naked and you clothed Me, I was sick and you looked after Me, I was in prison and you visited Me.’ The English Standard Version states “I was naked and you clothed me, I was sick and you visited me, I was …

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Covenant Community Care Receives $96,250 Grant Award!

Covenant Community Care is proud to announce a $96,250 grant award from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, and the Ethel & James Flinn Foundation to support our Home Health efforts.