Author: Victoria Leonhardt


Health-centered, non-profit awards more than $650,000 in grants. The Superior Health Foundation (SHF) in Marquette awarded more than $650,000 in health-centered grant funding at its Spring Grants Celebration on Tuesday evening at the Holiday Inn in Marquette. The event was proudly presented by 44 North.  The Superior Health Foundation awarded Read more…


Peggy, an Army veteran, has traveled and lived all over the world.   Yet, with a love for the beauty of the terrain, her heart kept calling her back to the Upper Peninsula and her hometown of Sault Ste. Marie. A graduate of Lake Superior State University with a bachelor’s degree Read more…


The Superior Health Foundation is now accepting grant applications for its Indigent Care Fund. SHF will award up to $56,632.38 at its spring grant celebration in early May.  This year, qualified health-centered, non-profit organizations can apply for up to $10,000 — in place of the previous $5,000 — in funding. Read more…


The Superior Health Foundation is proud to announce its newest addition to the board of directors.  Meghan Lane of Wakefield joined the SHF board of directors at its January meeting. She will represent Gogebic County and the western Upper Peninsula.  Currently the director of the Great Start Collaborative and Early Read more…


What a year it has been. Many of us continue to march on during the world-wide pandemic. We, the Superior Health Foundation, are cognizant of the many needs across the region and continue to do our part to provide health-centered funding to help non-profit organizations across the Upper Peninsula. The Read more…


The Superior Health Foundation is incredibly excited to partner with the District 10 Lions on our 11th Annual Gala, proudly presented by the Marshfield Clinic. The event is scheduled for Saturday Oct. 1, at the Northern Center in Marquette. The District 10 Lions Club mission is to serve children and Read more…


On Friday, the Superior Health Foundation team traveled to Wakefield to present the Wakefield-Marenisco School District with a check for $1,091.98, a portion of the net proceeds raised during Painting the Peninsula Pink during the month of October. SHF partnered with the Gogebic Miners for the signature event: their homecoming Read more…


The Superior Health Foundation is now accepting grant applications for its spring 2022 funding cycle. SHF will award more than $175,000 in grants during the spring cycle.  Applications will be accepted from Dec. 15 through Jan. 17. The Superior Health Foundation’s Grants Committee will review the applications and will make Read more…


The Superior Health Foundation is proud to welcome Rachel Sheppard to its team.  An event specialist, Rachel will oversee and coordinate the SHF Annual Gala, annual golf outing and Painting the Peninsula Pink.  “I feel like I’m a great fit for the Superior Health Foundation because I’m very passionate about Read more…

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