"Teaching health education and promotion to school children relentlessly is a preventive measure far more effective and productive than paying for incarceration and rehabilitation."


-Dr. Raymond Chimezie

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April 2014

Promoting School Health in West Contra Costa Unified School District

Health for Schools and Communities Foundation (HFSC) is a non-profit charitable organization which is committed to promoting health and wellness in schools and improve access to preventive health in rural and under-served communities. Our organization......

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June 2015


Impact of second-hand smoking on children's health


2015 Book Launching


Promoting Healthcare in Nigeria

The president of Health for Schools & Communities Foundation , Dr.  Raymond Chimezie, who was awarded  2016-17, U.S. Fulbright Scholarship for teaching and research in Nigeria has completed the  program and returned to the United States. During this period, Dr. Chimezie  taught at the Federal University of Technology, Owerri and equally conducted research on the need to introduce advanced practice nursing in the country's health system. Dr. Chimezie, also  reached out  to communities, school, and colleges/universities  and spoke extensively on issues impacting   access to healthcare in Nigeria.

According to him, "Our organization is committed to improving population health and would not relent in going the extra miles to improve people's access to healthcare" He called for donations from charitable minded people , and added, "we are fully an exempt 501(c) 3, organization and any donations to us are completely tax deductible" Dr. Chimezie  also called for volunteers to help in the foundation's missions.

President Gets U.S. Fulbright Award to Sub-Saharan Africa.