Methodist Hospitals Employees Join Forces to Support the Veterans Village - May 27, 2016

Methodist Hospitals donated two large bins of personal items to the recently opened Veterans Village in Gary just in time for Memorial Day.

Every year during Hospital Week in May Methodist Hospitals employees select a community service project. This year employees selected the Veterans Village in Gary. Working with the Veterans Village staff it was identified that they were in need of personal items. Employees donated 2 large containers filled with personal items such as soap. shampoo, paper towels, toilet paper, toothbrushes, toothpaste, pillows, etc. to benefit the veterans living in their apartments.

“We have the highest regard for those who have served our country in the armed forces. This is just a small way that we say thank you to the residents here for their service to us,” said Raymond Grady, President & CEO of Methodist Hospitals.

About Methodist Hospitals: Methodist Hospitals is a community-based, not-for-profit health system with two full-service acute care facilities that has been leading the way to better health for residents of Northwest Indiana for almost 100 years. Methodist Hospitals offers a number of award-winning programs, including Heart and Vascular, Neuroscience and Oncology Institutes, Bariatric Surgery and Women’s Health program. Its range of services also includes Emergency and Trauma services, Orthopedics and Spine Care, Rehabilitation services and Home Health Services.

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