User Login    
 + Register
PDQ Cleaning
News : Wright Memorial Hospital Foundation Board Has Busy Meeting
Posted by Randy on 2014/3/5 7:35:27 (520 reads) News by the same author

A new board member was elected, committee reports were shared, and an update on the “Equipped for the Future” Campaign were all items of business conducted by the Wright Memorial Hospital Foundation Tuesday evening.

Click to see original Image in a new window

Wright Memorial Physicians Group Registered Nurse and Family Nurse Practitioner Aaron Huffstutter was elected to serve a one year term on the hospital foundation board of directors. A native of Trenton and graduate of Trenton High School, Huffstutter received his associate’s degree of science from Cox College of Nursing and Health Services, his bachelor’s degree in nursing from Southwest Baptist and his master’s degree along with his family nursing practitioners certification from the University of Missouri. He lives in the Laredo area and has one son. Huffstutter joined the Wright Memorial Physicians Group in October of 2013.

Click to see original Image in a new window

Aaron Huffstutter


Foundation Board Vice-President Chad Boyd announced that the 10th Annual Foundation Charity Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, June 13th at Riverside Country Club in Trenton. A goal of $20,000 has been established for the three-person scramble fundraiser, with the proceeds supporting the “Equipped for the Future” Campaign. Invitations will be mailed out shortly and more information can be obtained on the Foundation Facebook page.

Foundation Board Member Cara McClellan reported that plans are underway for the third annual Wright Run 5k/10k on Saturday, October 4th. An early bird registration donation of $20 per participant is offered until May 31st.

Registration price increases to the regular $25 per participant in June. New features this year include post-race activities, a fun run for kids, and a long-sleeved event shirt as a new option for the participants. Those wishing to register can do so on the Foundation Facebook website or on Active.com and search “Wright Run”.

WMH Foundation Development Officer Matt Osterthun reported on the walking trail and memorial garden project stating that once spring arrives, construction will resume on the trail. He reported on the sale of bricks, tiles, trees, benches, and sitting areas with sales expected to increase once construction resumes.

Osterthun also reported on the “Equipped for the Future” Campaign, an initiative to raise funds for an OB Centralized Monitoring System and new Ultrasound Machine. He stated the campaign is off to a great start with much interest towards the $300,000 goal. A marketing piece for the equipment campaign is nearly complete.

Hospital CEO Gary Jordan reported on customer service initiatives, 2014 projects, and physician recruitment.

The Wright Memorial Hospital Foundation Board will meet again on June 24, 2014. This will be the annual meeting of the foundation board.

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2014/10/21 4:20:59 - Survey Prompts Complaints By Missouri Parents
2014/10/21 4:15:49 - 13 Injured In Missouri School Bus Collision
2014/10/21 4:12:44 - State Sen. Nasheed Arrested At Protest In Ferguson
2014/10/21 4:02:26 - Democrats Love Seeing Minimum Wage On The Ballot
2014/10/21 3:59:36 - Oscar De La Renta, Legendary Designer, Dead At 82
2014/10/21 3:55:54 - Three Missouri Men Plead Guilty To Child Porn
2014/10/20 10:41:48 - Bosworth Resident Injured After Losing Control Of Vehicle
2014/10/20 10:38:13 - Meadville Resident Injured In Friday Morning Accident
2014/10/20 10:34:46 - Grundy County Circuit Court Holds Busy Session
2014/10/20 10:26:44 - Missouri Days Parade And Band Competition Results
2014/10/20 4:45:39 - Police: Toddler Beaten And Choked To Death For Soiling Pants
2014/10/20 4:40:49 - Obamacare And Wal-Mart Whack Part-Timers' Health Plans
2014/10/20 4:26:58 - Woman Rescued From Chimney Belonging To Man She Met Online
2014/10/20 4:15:33 - Missouri To Vote On Teacher Evaluation Changes
2014/10/20 4:09:23 - Hiker Found Dead Near Central Missouri Creek
2014/10/20 4:04:13 - Expelled Nazis Paid Millions In Social Security
2014/10/20 4:00:49 - Rams Fans And Ferguson Protesters Clash After Rams Game
2014/10/20 3:55:32 - Experts Say Stinging Caterpillars Rare In Missouri
2014/10/17 5:22:23 - Student Fakes Ebola; Did Not Want To Be Dropped From Class
2014/10/17 4:35:42 - Backpack Buddies Receives Grant From ConAgra
2014/10/17 4:28:23 - Authorities: Woman Jumped With Kids, Killing 1
2014/10/17 4:24:14 - Archaeologists Unearth Set Piece From 'Ten Commandments'
2014/10/17 4:15:46 - Police: Missouri Woman Gave Baby To Drug User
2014/10/17 4:13:50 - Man Claims He Found Mouse In Coffee Cup
2014/10/17 4:09:10 - Elected Official Calls Congresswoman 'Ugly As Sin'
2014/10/17 4:05:31 - Gerald Police: Motorist Spots Mountain Lion
2014/10/17 4:00:29 - Livingston County Sheriff Reports On Transports To Department Of Corrections
2014/10/17 3:56:38 - Several Streets To Be Closed For Missouri Day Parade
2014/10/16 10:43:01 - Salvation Army To Provide Food Baskets, Toys For Grundy County
2014/10/16 10:40:12 - Pie Baking Contest, Food Demonstrations Friday At Missouri Days Festival



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Listen to KTTN-FM