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Our Focus

  • Health Equity

    Ensure that every resident of the Greater Coatesville community has the opportunity to make choices that will allow them to live a long and healthy life, regardless of their race, ethnicity, gender, disability, income or background.

  • Healthy Youth

    Empower youth aged 12 – 24 in our community to achieve and maintain a healthy lifestyle, cultivate leadership skills and experience, and achieve their goals for the future.

  • Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of people who live and work in the Greater Coatesville area by fostering community partnerships, by providing capacity building support, and by making grants to promote health equity, healthy youth, and a healthy community.

  • Healthy Community

    Improve community conditions that help impact the health of everyone in Greater Coatesville.


Our Stories


Health is directly impacted by transportation, parks, food access, & housing discussed at BHF’s Let’s Talk Coatesvi…
Tammy Downey-Blackman, TDB Consultant & Vanessa Briggs, BHF CEO at Let’s Talk Coatesville, Why Where You Live Matte…
Why Family & Social Supports Matter. Visiting NYC, Children’s Harlem Zone a national model giving kids individualiz…
BHF a PECO community partner. Mike Innocenzo, President and CEO of PECO, Romona Riscoe Benson, Director Corporate R…
In NYC at PA Society. What a powerful panel on Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics. Panelist includedDonna…