7/14/17 – Monday is the deadline to submit grant applications to the Beaver Dam Community Hospitals Foundation. The grants are intended to support community projects and programs that promote health and wellness within the geographic area served by the hospital. In a press release, representatives from the foundation said the board of directors is keenly aware of the increasing costs of maintaining the high standards of care and service in the community. Therefore, the mission of the foundation is to raise and direct funds in support of the independent Beaver Dam Community Hospital, local healthcare and community health programs. Applications received after the July 17 deadline will automatically be reviewed during the next grant cycle. More information is available at www.bdch.com.