Le Sueur Area Healthcare Foundation gifting $37,311 to Ridgeview Le Sueur Medical Center
Le Sueur, Minn. (Dec. 2, 2019)—The Le Sueur Area Healthcare Foundation recently presented $37,311 to Ridgeview Le Sueur Medical Center. The funds will be used to purchase a new dishwasher in the Nutrition Services Department, and to support the senior exercise program for Sunrise Plaza and the Nursing and Rehab Center.
“We are grateful for the Le Sueur Area Healthcare Foundation and all the work it does to secure a future for Ridgeview Le Sueur’s facility and the community members we serve,” said Pam Williams, Vice President, Ridgeview Le Sueur Medical Center. “Through these donations we can continue to improve the facility and equipment needed to provide the highest quality of care.”
In October, the Le Sueur Area Healthcare Foundation held its inaugural fall fundraiser at the Caribou Gun Club in Le Sueur. Attendees enjoyed a social hour, dinner and entertainment by Merely Players Community Theatre. Between ticket sales, sponsorship and the silent auction, the Le Sueur Area Healthcare Foundation raised more than $4,000 for its endowment. Please save the date for the next foundation event on November 14, 2020.
Questions? Please call Ridgeview Le Sueur Medical Center’s Community Relations office at 507-665-8668.
About the Le Sueur Area Healthcare Foundation
The Le Sueur Area Healthcare Foundation was created in 1958 to provide support for new technology, facilities and new services at the then Minnesota Valley Health Center. Since its inception, the foundation has donated more than $1 million to numerous projects to enhance patient care and experience at Ridgeview Le Sueur Medical Center including the Prairie wing addition at the Nursing & Rehab Center and renovation of the hospital and ER along with the new Ridgeview Le Sueur Clinic.
About Ridgeview Le Sueur Medical Center
Ridgeview Le Sueur Medical Center is a health care campus that includes a critical access hospital with 24-hour emergency services, urgent care and outpatient specialty clinics, a 5-star Nursing Home, and Sunrise Plaza Independent Living Apartments. It is part of the Ridgeview Medical Center network, which also includes hospitals in Arlington and Waconia, a multitude of primary and specialty care clinics, emergency services and specialty programs, and Two Twelve Medical Center in Chaska.