(July 20, 2012) –Wing Memorial Hospital and Medical Centers recently held a raffle during the Monson Summerfest event on July 4 with proceeds to benefit the tree replanting efforts for the Town of Monson.
The devastation following the June 1, 2011 tornado has had long lasting impact on residents of Monson. The “Replanting Monson” Tree Committee is committed to helping to bring back some of the beautiful landscape that was lost following the tornado.
Wing Memorial Hospital and Medical Center staff hosted a raffle at Monson Summerfest for a chance to win four tickets to a Red Sox game. The tickets were generously donated by Capitol Cleaners of Palmer and Charles E. Cavagnaro III, MD, FACP, President and CEO of Wing Memorial Hospital and Medical Centers. The raffle raised $600 to support the tree replanting efforts.
The donation was presented to: Audra Staples of the “Replanting Monson” Tree Committee on Friday, July 20 at Capitol Cleaners with Tom Skowyra of Capitol Cleaners and Teresa Grove, Director of Development for Wing in attendance.
The lucky winner of the Red Sox tickets is Denise Buck of Monson who will attend the September 26 game at Fenway Park against the Tampa Bay Rays.
“We are very pleased to be able to provide this donation to support the tree replanting efforts,” said Teresa Grove. “Wing Memorial Hospital and Medical Centers is committed to our communities and we are grateful for the generous support that has made this special donation to this initiative possible.”
Wing Memorial is a UMass Memorial Health Care Hospital.
About Wing Memorial Hospital & Medical Centers & UMass Memorial Health Care
Wing Memorial Hospital and Medical Centers
Wing Memorial Hospital and Medical Centers, a member of UMass Memorial Health Care, has a rich history of caring for the health of the citizens of the Quaboag Hills and the Pioneer Valley. The hospital, located in Palmer, provides the region’s residents with a broad range of emergency, medical, surgical, and psychiatric services. The five medical centers in Belchertown, Ludlow, Monson, Palmer, and Wilbraham offer extensive outpatient services to meet the needs of our surrounding communities. The Wing Memorial Health Care system also includes the Griswold Behavioral Health Center and the Wing VNA and Hospice.
Contributions and memorial gifts to Wing Memorial Hospital and Medical Centers are deeply appreciated. For information, call the Wing Memorial Development Office at 413-284-5798 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
UMass Memorial Health Care
UMass Memorial Health Care is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Central New England with more than 13,000 employees and nearly 2,000 physicians, many of whom are members of UMass Memorial Medical Group. Our member hospitals and entities include Clinton Hospital, HealthAlliance Hospital, Marlborough Hospital, UMass Memorial Medical Center, Wing Memorial Hospital and Medical Centers and Community Healthlink, our behavioral health agency. With our teaching and research partner, the University of Massachusetts Medical School, our extensive primary care network and our Cancer, Diabetes, Heart and Vascular, and Musculoskeletal Centers of Excellence we deliver seamless programs of quality and compassionate care for patients across our health care system.