Sage Legacy Fund and the McHenry County Community Foundation funded the project. It cost about $36,000 to get running, and the community foundation helped outfit the special medical van. Sage also will fund staffing costs for the next three years, Hoban said.
Legacy foundation member Vince Foglia said the idea was transformational.
“We thought it was super,” he said. "If you can’t get the patients to the doctor, you bring the doctors to the patients. You can’t get better than that.”