Don’t forget the upcoming Buddy Walk! The 2nd Annual Buddy Walk will be held on the Healthy Way Fitness Trail on September 26 at 9:00 am. 100% of proceeds benefit the James E. Cary Cancer Center, so sign up today! Register today with the Foundation and enjoy a team member discount which includes a team member registration for $15 as well as youth shirts for just $10.00. Non team members…
NEW!! The Foundation will be offering a first come, first serve shirt sale at the Foundation office at Shinn Lane on Monday, September 14th and Tuesday, September 15th from 8:00 am-4:30 pm. Come early to make sure you get your shirt size!
The Foundation is offering the opportunity to bundle your purchase which include options of two t-shirts for $25 or a t-shirt & long sleeve shirt for $30. Team members can also take advantage of payroll deduction if the purchase totals more than $25. The Foundation will no longer be holding shirts for an extended period of time. Shirts requested will only be held for 48 hours and then will be placed back for sale with all remaining shirts.
Peter’s Heating & Air Conditioning unveiled their Pink Van Campaign which will raise funds for all types of cancers at the James E. Cary Cancer Center. The Pink Van is sponsored by Peter’s Heating & Air Conditioning, KHQA and KICK FM. A ribbon cutting was held August 3rd with the Hannibal Chamber of Commerce. Peter’s Heating and Air Conditioning will take a portion of every service call which requests the…
Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation is hosting the second annual Buddy Walk for the James E. Cary Cancer Center. This event will celebrate the many buddies of local cancer survivors and families. This walk will be held on Saturday, September 26 at 9:00 am on the Hannibal Regional Healthcare System’s Healthy Way Fitness Trail. Again this year, participants will enjoy a custom Buddy Walk t-shirt, a walk around the Healthy Way…
It is time once again to request nominations for the Compassionate Care Award. This award is given each year to two team members who are involved in direct patient care and who demonstrate extraordinary compassion toward our patients and their families. This special award was created by the family of Mary Lou Leone because of the personal and compassionate care she received while in our care during her last days….
Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation and the James E. Cary Cancer Center were pleased to host the second annual Night of Hope at the Hannibal Cavemen game on Tuesday, July 28. This night recognized the area residents in their fight against cancer and allow cancer patients and families a time to enjoy America’s favorite past time. Survivors and their guests were able to walk the bases prior to the start of…
Beautiful weather greeted the participants of the 20th Annual Hannibal Cannibal on Saturday, July 4. Over 2,000 participants enjoyed the 5/10/15k runs, 5k walk and Fun Run. As the starting cannon went off at 7:00 am, runners and walkers took off along the scenic route through downtown Hannibal and out Highway 79. Along the way they were cheered on by volunteers at water stations manned by Hannibal Regional team members…
Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation and the James E. Cary Cancer Center are pleased to offer a Night of Hope at the Hannibal Cavemen game on Tuesday, July 28th. This night will unite the community in the fight against cancer and allow cancer patients and families a time to enjoy America’s favorite past time. Two free tickets are available to cancer survivors. Those attending will receive a gift from the JECCC…
Join us on Tuesday, June 9th for the Shoeless Joe’s Celebrity Night at the Ballpark!! Arrive early and receive autographs from Missouri Sports Hall of Famers. Gates open at 5:35 pm. Don’t miss your chance to see some famous celebs from the Kansas City Chiefs, St. Louis Cardinals Football, Mizzou Tigers, Kansas City Royals and St. Louis Cardinals Baseball. A great night for the whole family! The Foundation still has limited tickets for Team Members and Auxiliary Members. For more information contact the Foundation office at 573-629-3577. For a list of those celebrities scheduled to attend, visit http://hrhf.org/News-Events/Events/Celebrity-Night-at-the-Ballpark.aspx.
Hannibal Scottish Rite Masons recently partnered with Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation to raise funds for the Hannibal Regional Hospital’s Pediatric Speech Therapy Department. The event included a wine tasting at Cave Hollow Winery on April 17th and entertainment provided by Twain City Jazz. Also that evening, the Scottish Rite presented a donation of $12,000 to continue their commitment and support of HRH Speech Therapy Services. To date the Scottish Rite has donated over $70,000 to support scholarships and screenings provided through the HRH Speech Therapy Department. Pictured are members of the Scottish Rite Masons as well as representatives from the Hannibal Regional Hospital Speech Therapy Department and Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation.
Hannibal Lady Pirates Soccer team recently partnered with Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation to increase community awareness of breast cancer and raise funds for James E. Cary Cancer Center’s Believe Campaign. The soccer team sold Kickin’ Cancer shirts and raffled off autographed pink soccer balls to raise over $1,600 to benefit local cancer patients.
Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation hosted the Believe Campaign Open House at the James E. Cary Cancer Center on Tuesday, April 7th. The event showcased new cancer treatment technologies made possible through support of the Believe Campaign and the Wall of Hope. The Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting in celebration for the new linear accelerator and Wall of Hope. Tours of the new linear accelerator were available during the Open House and commemorative cards given to all who have supported the Wall of Hope. The Wall of Hope is a timeless display to honor, recognize and remember family and loved ones, and it will be updated quarterly. The communities’ support of this campaign is truly saving lives, and for that the Foundation is eternally grateful. For more information about the Believe Campaign or the Wall of Hope, call the Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation at 573-629-3577 or log on to hrhf.org.
Hannibal-LaGrange University’s Lady Trojans softball team recently partnered with Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation to increase community awareness of breast cancer and raise funds for James E. Cary Cancer Center’s Believe Campaign. The softball team sold Strike Out Cancer shirts and raised over $500 to benefit local cancer patients.
Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation and the Hannibal Rite Care would like to invite you to join them on April 17th for a Wine Tasting at Cave Hollow Winery. Cheers for the Kids 2015 will benefit Hannibal Regional Hospital’s Pediatric Speech Therapy Department. Your generosity will help fund a scholarship program to give children opportunity to receive Speech Therapy services that may not be covered by insurance.
Alex and Marty Gonzalez are an example of a family who have continually benefited from the scholarship program for patients who need services not covered by insurance. One of their daughters, Dayanara, who is now 7, was diagnosed with Apraxia at the age of 2 and has been receiving therapy services since then. Apraxia is considered a developmental delay and their insurance didn’t cover speech therapy services for developmental delays.
In the fall of 2012, Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation began its Grateful Patient Program. Through the program, patients are able to recognize doctors, nurses or any team member who had a part in their care at Hannibal Regional Hospital. This past year, the program was expanded to the entire Healthcare System, allowing both in-patients and out-patients to recognize their caregivers. Click the read more button to see some of the letters that have been received through the program.
A large crowd attended the sixth annual Sweetheart Swing dinner and dance hosted by Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation on Friday evening, February 13. Various heart health activities throughout February, including the Sweetheart Swing, raised over $11,000 to benefit the Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation’s Believe Campaign.
The 20th Annual Hannibal Cannibal will be here before you know it. Are you ready, or will it “Eat you up”? The Cannibal will be Saturday, July 4th at 7:00 am. Once again this year, there will be a 5/10/15k run, a 5k walk and a Fun Run for children 10 & under. Registration is now open and you can pick up a registration form at the Hannibal Regional Hospital information desk, the Hannibal Regional Medical Group Concierge desk or at the Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation offices. HRHS team members are eligible to register at a discounted rate of $15 until July 1st, but must complete the team member registration form (discount not available online).
Join us, Tuesday, April 7th from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm for the Believe Campaign Open House. The event will be showcasing new treatment technologies made possible through your support of the Believe Campaign and the Wall of Hope. Tours of the new linear accelerator will be available during the open house and commemorative cards will be given to all who have supported the Wall of Hope. Your support is truly saving lives, please join us as we celebrate our new technologies at the James E. Cary Cancer Center.
In the fall of 2012, Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation began its Grateful Patient Program. Through the program, patients are able to recognize doctors, nurses or any team member who had a part in their care at Hannibal Regional Hospital. This past year, the program was expanded to the entire Healthcare System, allowing both in-patients and out-patients to recognize their caregivers. Click the read more button to see stories from our Grateful Patients.
The Foundation will again be selling Red for a Reason t-shirts and long sleeve shirts in January to support the surgery portion of the Believe Campaign. The Foundation will be offering a two-day “pre-sale” in the Foundation Offices on Monday, January 19 & Tuesday, January 20, from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm. The Foundation will not hold shirts during the pre-sale. If you can’t get over to the Shinn Lane Medical Building during these times, you are more than welcome to send your order with a friend. The pre-sale is first come, first serve, and like always, we have a limited supply of long and short sleeve shirts. The dates shirts will be available in the Hospital Mall Area are:
Friday, Jan. 23 – 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 26 – 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 30 – 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
T-shirts can again be bundled this year for savings!! The cost is $15 per t-shirt and $20 for a long sleeve shirt. Or you are welcome to bundle two t-shirts for $25 or a t-shirt and long sleeve are $30. Team members are also able to payroll deduct purchases of $25 or more. Team members are able to wear Red for a Reason shirts every Friday in February.
Enjoy an elegant night of dining and dancing in support of the surgery portion of the Believe Campaign at Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation. Tickets are $50 per person or $300 for a table of 8. Contact Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation for more information by calling 573-629-3577 or visit hrhf.org.
Hannibal Regional Healthcare System is pleased to offer life-saving equipment to Shelby County through the support of an anonymous local donor. Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation worked with a local private foundation which offered a donation to purchase AED (Automated External Defibrillators) and locate them in Shelbina, Clarence, and Shelbyville. The donor selected the Senior Nutrition Centers in Clarence and Shelbina, as well as the County Courthouse in Shelbyville to house the AEDs. These lifesaving devices are critical in quickly treating and saving lives of individuals who experience a cardiac event.
Pictured presenting the AEDs to the community are: Mr. Todd Ahrens, CEO/President Hannibal Regional Healthcare System; Dr. Charles Lichty, Physician Hannibal Regional Medical Group Shelbina Family Practice; Mrs. Debra Sparks, Director Shelbina and Clarence Senior Centers; Glenn Eagan, Presiding Commissioner Shelby County; Mr. Charles Krieg, Chair Senior Center Board; Mr. Kerry McCarty, Western District Commissioner Shelby County and Vice-Chair Senior Center Board; and Dr. Wendy Harrington, CEO/President Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation.
Once again HRHS team members offered their generous and compassionate support for the Foundation’s annual campaign through the team member challenge. This year, over 110 team members offered their support of the Legacy Campaign, raising over $25,000 for the campaign. This campaign is a direct investment in to the future of our organization and the Foundation offers its sincerest appreciation to everyone who has supported the campaign. A number of prizes and gifts were offered at the Legacy Campaign Celebration on December 17, to see a list of winners click here.
For more information on the Legacy Campaign, visit: http://hrhf.org/Campaigns-and-Initiatives/Campaigns/The-Legacy-Campaign.aspx