Community Benefit

Here are just some of the ways that UNC Health Care helped served the community in 2014.

  • 38,000 miles walked through the Heels in Motion program. This free mallwalking program is sponsored by UNC Health Care at the Streets at Southpoint Mall in Durham
  • 10,000 items collected through the fourth annual Stuff the Bus which collects school supplies for Orange County students
  • 1 Habitat for Humanity home built by volunteers from UNC Health Care
  • 500+ students who attended National Youth Leadership Forum, a career exploration program for high school students interested in medicine
  • $750,000 given to Piedmont Health Services to help improve care access
  • 100 students invited to UNC Med School experience
  • 30 media and community events participated in by UNC Family Medicine
  • 6,800 lbs—weight of truck (an F150) pulled in the Healthiest You Challenge
  • 52 participants who completed the Healthiest You Challenge
  • 3,800 miles traveled by the Kidney Vehicle
  • 27 free screenings done by Kidney Education Outreach Program
  • 6,285 participants in Safe Kids Orange County programs
  • 5,908 students taught with high school mock crashes
  • 140 high school students that attended the Health Careers Symposium