Loading

56°F

52°F

57°F

44°F

56°F

49°F

57°F

53°F

56°F

52°F

53°F

57°F
Search
NEWS STORIES

Ministry Saint Mary's Hospital Gets $30,000 DonationSubmitted: 02/26/2013
Story By Shardaa Gray


RHINELANDER - Hospitals help people when they need it most.

Now, volunteers are helping the hospital.

Volunteers at Ministry Saint Mary's Hospital recently donated 30 thousand dollars.

The money has gone to the hospitals foundation.

Volunteer Coordinator Jennifer Frank says they put a lot of hard work into raising the money.

"We helped improve one of the waiting rooms in the ICU area. We have provided different equipment," said Frank.

"Some monitors for the birthing center. We have also helped improved some of the laboratory equipment to help improve efficiency times of lab results."

That money will also go to community outreach programs and a health fair that the hospital funds.

"Everything that the foundation does kind of revolves around the community. We focus obviously on the health and wellness side of life," Foundation Director, Jessie Bolder said.

"And so the things that the foundation does and the hospital does together to help the community really dovetail."

The volunteers provided almost 18 thousand hours of service last year.



Text Size: + Increase | Decrease -
Print Story | Email Story
Sponsored in part by HodagSports.com





 IN OTHER NEWS

EAGLE RIVER - One popular Northwoods tourist destination wants to make it easier for visitors to find information about all the attractions the community offers.

The Eagle River Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center unveiled a new website design recently.

Chamber leaders wanted to make it more convenient for visitors who are already in the area to find something to do.

+ Read More

WOODRUFF - A few weeks ago, a fire destroyed the Lakeland Senior Center in Woodruff.

We still don't know how the fire started. We do know, however, that the center probably won't receive insurance money to help pay for the rebuilding process, because, at the time of the fire, the center didn't have insurance.

+ Read More

WAUSAU - Police in Wausau want to find the man who held up a convenience store overnight.

About 1:30 this morning, The Store gas station on Stewart Avenue was robbed by a man  who had a t-shirt wrapped around his face to hide his identity.

+ Read More

EAGLE RIVER - One Northwoods community hopes to start a new tradition on Memorial Day weekend.

Eagle River will host its first ever Memorial Day Arts and Crafts Show on Saturday on Wall Street. The event will coincide with the annual sidewalk sale.

+ Read More

EAGLE RIVER - You can get out on the water and help a good cause this weekend. Wildwood Outdoor Adventures will sponsor Paddle Fest on Saturday, May 23

+ Read More

WAUSAU - The case against a Weston man who's accused of putting a child's face in extremely hot water will move forward. Twenty-two-year-old Christopher Kolden faces a felony for child abuse.

+ Read More

BOULDER JUNCTION - As the weather gets warmer and fishing season comes into full swing, many people will head out on the water. If you're looking for a little help to snare that big catch, the Boulder Junction Chamber of Commerce is offering its first free fishing seminar Saturday night.

+ Read More
+ More General News
Search: 




Click Here