Press Releases

09/08/2021- Fall Health Fairs with 9Health:365 are back!

9Health:365, previously 9Health Fair, can help you improve your health, strengthen your immune system, and get on track to living your healthiest life, every day of the year.

04/19/2021 – 9Health Fair Becomes 9Health:365

9Health Fair, known for providing community health fairs across the state, is expanding services to meet today’s needs.  The 42-year-old community non-profit is making its affordable health screenings available year-round and providing additional preventive healthier tools and services every day of the year.

12/10/2020 – 9Health and CirrusMD Partner to Provide Telehealth Services

To improve access to care, 9Health is working with CirrusMD to deliver text-first telehealth services. CirrusMD connects patients to live, licensed physicians who can identify, diagnose, and treat a wide range of health concerns, including behavioral health.

11/3/2020 – 9Health Announces Operational Changes

For the last 40 years, 9Health’s mission has been to empower Colorado residents and families to support their health through preventive care and health awareness and education. Due to the impact of COVID-19, 9Health is announcing operational changes for the organization.

9/15/2020 – 9Health Offers New Options To Access Preventive Health Screenings

9Health has revamped its offerings to bring preventive screenings to people in new ways. You can now access preventive health screenings your way with options at 9Health Fairs, Quest Diagnostics Patient Service Centers, or in the comfort of your own home.

7/20/2020 – 9Health Offers COVID-19 Antibody Testing & Preventive Health Screenings

Through continued collaboration with Quest Diagnostics, 9Health will offer COVID-19 antibody testing*** and preventive health screenings at Quest Diagnostics Patient Service Centers throughout Colorado.

6/9/2020 – 9Health Statement: George Floyd

During this time of extreme challenge in our communities, our state, and our nation, our hearts go out to all experiencing pain, anger, grief, and outrage from the senseless killing of George Floyd – as well as the countless others who fell before him.

5/19/2020 – 9Health Awarded Subcontract In Lower Arkansas Valley

9Health, a Colorado community non-profit, has been awarded a subcontract from the Otero County of Department of Human Services Area Agency on Aging to enhance preventive health awareness, education, activities, and connection to community resources in the Lower Arkansas Valley.

3/27/2020 – 9Health Launches New Program, 9Health Neighbors

9Health, the largest volunteer-driven, nonprofit health wellness and prevention effort in the country, has launched a new program, 9Health Neighbors, to provide answers to your health questions and a simple human connection during the new coronavirus, COVID-19 pandemic.

3/9/2020 –9Health Postpones Spring Health Fairs Across The State

9Health to postpone 2020 Spring Health Fairs, as a proactive measure to its ongoing commitment to keep Colorado healthy amid the growing public interest in the new coronavirus, COVID-19.

12/17/2019 – Cigna Funding Enables 9Health to Expand Mental Health Services In Colorado

Cigna and 9Health to partner to expand Mental Health Service in Colorado

10/4/2019 – 9NEWS and 9Health Announce Health Expert Position

9NEWS and 9Health to partner to bring greater exposure to health with the addition of health expert.

02/27/2019 –Colorado’s Chief Medical Officer Joins 9Health

Dr. Tista Ghosh’s expertise will contribute to the prevention mission of 9Health

02/03/2017 – Registration Now Open for 9Health Fair’s Spring Season

Over 100 Colorado communities are gearing up to bring important health screenings to their residents this spring.

12/22/2016 – Drews Named CEO of 9Health Fair

Gary Drews has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of 9Health Fair by the Board of Trustees.

10/4/2016 – 9Health Fair Teams-Up With the “NinjaDoc” this Fall

American Ninja Warror top contestant, Noah Kaufman, MD, has joined forces with 9Health Fair as spokesman and ambassador.

10/3/2016 – 9Health Fair Names New Director of Philanthropy

Melanie Zeitler named as Director of Philanthropy.

9/14/16 – Marte Meyer Named Interim Chief Executive Officer

After serving as Vice President since 2007, Marte Meyer was named interim Chief Executive Officer by the Board of Trustees.

02/01/16 – Spring Season to Run April 9-24

Health screenings for adults & children offered at 120 locations throughout Colorado.

01/16/159Health Fair’s 36th Season Kicks-Off on April 17th

More than 130 communities across Colorado will host a fair.

08/12/14Give Your Family a Head Start on Health

Attend a Family 9Health Fair this fall!

02/17/149Health Fair Celebrates 35 Years of Health Screenings

More than 135 locations hosted a fair this spring throughout Colorado.

08/23/13Intellitec College and 9Health Fair Cancel Fair for 2014

9Health Fair and IntelliTec College have cancelled plans to host a 9Health Fair in Grand Junction in the spring of 2014 because the Grand Valley Health Fair announced its plans to host a fair in the same time frame.

07/29/13Bring the Whole Family to One of Nine Family 9Health Fairs this Fall

Another opportunity to own your health is quickly approaching! 9Health Fair hosts Family 9Health Fair again this fall, beginning September 28 and continuing every weekend until November 3.

02/26/139Health Fair Awarded Grant from COPIC Medical Foundation

COPIC Medical Foundation awards 9Health Fair $20,000 grant for IT health project.

01/23/13Attend a 9Health Fair This Spring!

More than 140 communities are gearing up to host a 9Health Fair this spring!

09/20/12Family 9Health Fairs Coming Soon

Family 9Health Fairs for the whole family.

07/25/12Alan D. Laff Awards

Scholarship recipients and new advocacy awards have been announced.

03/16/12Attend a 2012 9Health Fair this Spring!

What’s new for the 2012 9Health Fairs this spring?

12/02/112010 Annual Report

Check out 9Health Fair’s 2010 Annual Report.

06/30/11Family 9Health Fair Dates Announced

Four Family 9Health Fairs are scheduled in October/November.

04/13/11North Middle School Students Participate in 9Health Fair in the Classroom Program

The Children’s Hospital and 9Health Fair’s in the Classroom Program are working together to bring extensive educational programming to the youth of Colorado. Through the partnership, new opportunities for students will be developed and current programs enhanced.

04/08/11 National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

The DEA has scheduled National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 30, 2011, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., to safely dispose of unused prescription drugs.

12/22/109Health Fair Awarded Colorado Trust Grant

9Health Fair has been awarded the Colorado Trust grant for three years.

12/01/10Feria De Salud Results

Here are some results from our 3rd Annual Feria de Salud in Commerce City.

12/01/10Feria De Salud Results (Spanish Version)

Results from our 3rd Annual Feria de Salud in Commerce City.

10/08/10Attend 9Health Fair’s 3rd Annual Commerce City Feria de Salud/Family 9Health Fair November 6 & 7

Free and low-cost health screenings and education for the whole family.

08/23/10Tickets for “A Saucey Affair” On Sale Now!

Don’t miss 9Health Fair’s 2nd Annual “A Saucey Affair” fundraising event.

03/01/10Own Your Health: Attend 9Health Fair April 17-25

More than 162 screening locations are open in neighborhoods throughout Colorado.

11/13/09Family 9Health Fair Serves Thousands

More than 3,700 adults and children served at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City.

09/29/099Health Fair Selects Pat Blumenthal as Volunteer Engagement Director

We have a growing volunteer base and are always developing new volunteer opportunities.

09/01/099Health Fair Selects Alan D. Laff Scholarship Recipients

College in Colorado funded scholarships support ‘In the Classroom’.

02/10/09Participate in the 30th Annual 9Health Fair April 18-26, 2009

Volunteer and get your key health numbers at Colorado’s largest, volunteer-driven, non-profit health fair program.

12/18/08Family 9Health Fair Serves Thousands in Three Days

More than 2,700 adults and 1,000 youth learn about their health at first-time fair.

11/04/089Health Fair Announces Site Grants

There is $40,000 in funding available to communities hosting a 2009 9Health Fair.

10/01/08Get Your Family’s Health Checked at Family 9Health Fair

Free and low-cost health screenings and education, low-cost flu shots and children’s activities are being offered to families October 17, 18 and 19.

07/18/0891,000 LIVES IMPACTED BY 2008 9HEALTH FAIR

Record-setting participation and first-ever follow-up calls on colon cancer screenings highlights from fair.

06/04/089Health Fair Awarded Technology Grant from Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation

$50,000 grant supports organization’s advances in technology and “information transportation”.

05/29/089Health Fair Announces Scholarship Winners

Alan D. Laff Scholarships support “In the Classroom” student leaders pursuing healthcare careers.

02/08/08Get Your Health Checked at 9Health Fair – April 12-20, 2008

More than 20 free and low-cost health screenings and education will be offered.

01/18/089Health Fair Welcomes New Employees

New resources are available to support the growing program.

01/18/089Health Fair Awards $20,000 to Communities

Community grants provide financial support to 28 communities.

09/10/079Health Fair Announces Site Grants

Grants provide financial support to communities offering non-profit, health fair program.