Projects & Events
Flu-Free Quad Cities
In 2019, over 8,000 students in 80 elementary schools received free seasonal flu vaccines through Flu-Free QC right in their school building.
Genesis Flu-Free QC is presented by Quad Cities River Bandits and University of Iowa Community Credit Union.
Pro-Am Golf Challenge
The 26th annual Genesis Foundation Pro-Am Challenge will be held on August 10, 2020. In 2019, more than 260 amatures and PGA Pros teamed up to raise over $130,000 for Nursing Scholarships and other health related programs. Thank you to our Title sponsor Quad Cities and Quad City Bank & Trust.
No Foot Too Small Birthing + Bereavement Suite
Genesis Foundation and No Foot Too Small has partnered together to build the nation’s third No Foot Too Small Birthing + Bereavement Suite. Construction at Genesis Medical Center, Davenport began July 2020.
The No Foot Too Small Birthing + Bereavement Suite is designed to serve and comfort families experiencing miscarriage, stillbirth, fetal and infant loss. This will be a private and comfortable suite where babies will be welcomed into the world and loved, and then families can say goodbye.
Residents of the Quad Cities are invited to honor the memory of loved ones and support the growing need for hospice care in the community.
SPONSOR A LIGHT
Seminars provide practical steps for creating your legacy, preparing a will or living trust, and avoiding taxes and fees at death.
Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House
The Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House provides a comfortable setting where patients are able to pass peacefully, without pain, and with their loved ones around them.
Elizabeth Grace Sleep Sack Project
In October 2014, the Genesis Foundation in cooperation with the Genesis Birth Center launched the Elizabeth Grace Sleep Sack Project. Through this project, each of the 2,300 babies born annually at Genesis Medical Center will be sent home with a Halo® Infant Sleepsack.