Doctors for Healthy Communities volunteers delivered school supplies to Ashland Elementary School Principal John Moore & Ms. Dionne Jermeia Family Resource Coordinator on March 12th, 2021. These supplies will be used by children in preparation for incoming in person classes during the COVID19 pandemic.

Ashland Elementary School is part of Fayette County Public Schools and is located at 195 N. Ashland Ave., Lexington, KY 40502. Its vision is as follows:

“Ashland will be a school where ALL students are critically thinking problem solvers who demonstrate perseverance, independence, responsibility, and strong moral character.  While ensuring that students feel safe, loved, and excited about school and learning, Ashland teachers will partner with students and families to close achievement gaps.”

Doctors for Healthy Communities (DHC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the community. It’s goals are community outreach with volunteer activities, creating education opportunities and health equity.