Funds from disbanded Rowan Care Alliance go to Community Care Clinic

Money remaining in the bank account of the defunct Rowan Care Alliance has been distributed to the Community Care Clinic of Rowan County. Former board member and RCA secretary Pete Prunkl presented a check for $8,834.12 to clinic Executive Director Krista Woolly. “The mission of the RCA was to help an underserved and uninsured clientele, specifically…

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Community Care Clinic receives $20,000 CVS grant for smoking-cessation class

SALISBURY — Mary Repsher did the math recently. The 27 people who have successfully stopped smoking with help of the Community Care Clinic of Rowan County have saved a total of $60,000, represented by the 9,855 packs and 197,000 cigarettes they did not purchase. Repsher is the volunteer facilitator who heads the eight-week smoking cessation…

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Community Care Clinic gets $5,775 grant for dental supplies

The Delta Dental Foundation (DDF) has awarded a $5,775 grant to the Community Care Clinic of Rowan County. In 2016, 24 percent of adults in the county were uninsured, and this grant will help provide dental supplies for these individuals. The Community Care Clinic offers the only free dental care for adults in Rowan County,…

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