Congressman Steve Cohen

Representing the 9th District of Tennessee

Congressman Cohen Announces $5.4 Million Christ Community Health Services Grant

March 26, 2019
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) announced today that Christ Community Health Services Inc. will be receiving a grant of $5,416,771 from the Department of Health and Human Services for its ongoing work meeting the needs of the medically underserved.

Congressman Cohen made the following statement:

“This significant grant will help Christ Community Health Services meet the medical care necessities of Memphians most in need, and I applaud its dedication.”

The Health Center Program supports more than 1,300 patient-directed organizations that provide preventative and primary care to medically underserved populations. Christ Community Health Centers have seven locations across Memphis, including Hickory Hill, Orange Mound and Broad Avenue.