Submissions open for Adira's third round of competitive grants

Adira is inviting Letters of Intent for its third round of competitive grants. To help make it our largest round yet, we're inviting cofinancing from other donors. Hear more from our founder and CEO, Greg Smiley: https://vimeo.com/605111836…


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Donor spotlight: Lisa's Facebook Fundraiser for Adira

Adira is honored to have donors like Lisa, who share their birthday to fundraise on our behalf.Lisa Wairoto is a special donor for Adira. She shared her birthday with us by hosting a birthday fundraiser on Facebook—and raised $500! We asked her…


Support care navigation during 65-hour online giving event

BEGINS AT 9 A.M. ET JULY 13Click here to make a match-eligible gift at 9 a.m. ET! Nearly everyone experienced the feeling of isolation and loneliness during the global pandemic. Unfortunately, these feelings are common for older adults,…


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Sponsor spotlight: Allscripts

Adira is pleased to announce AllScripts as a sponsorAllscripts is a leader in healthcare information technology solutions that advance clinical, financial and operational results. Our innovative solutions connect people, places and data across…


Board Chair Cynthia A. Gómez authors journal article, featured in JMPH Direct Talk podcast

Dr. Cynthia A. Gómez, the chair of Adira’s board, has published “Addressing Health Equity and Social Determinants of Health Through Healthy People 2030,” in the Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. From the…


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Neuro Health Equity: Lived experiences

As we look forward to Neuro Health Equity: Let’s Talk, our April 15 conversation on disparities and equity in our communities, we want to highlight some lived experiences we’ve heard from people in our community. We’d love you…


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A lived experience: Caregiver to genetic counselor

Excitement is growing here at Adira for Neuro Health Equity: Let’s Talk—coming up on April 15. It’s an event meant to stir up conversation, ideas and create real programming at Adira that will make a difference for people of color with…


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Take Care Community website: Helping caregivers navigate challenges brought to light by COVID-19

Adira Foundation partnered with National Alliance for Caregiving on a new digital platform addressing caregivers’ needs as they weather caregiving during a pandemic WASHINGTON — The National Alliance for Caregiving and Adira Foundation…


Adira announces members of new advisory roundtable

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA — Adira Foundation has established an eight-member External Affairs Advisory Roundtable to advise its communications and development work. Founder and CEO Greg Smiley said the roundtable offers an abundance of riches for…


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Adira's 2020 impact report is here

A message from Founder and CEO Greg Smiley We launched Adira in 2019 knowing that it is terrifying being sick with something really complicated. More people are struggling with complex situations and feeling isolated than ever. The pandemic…