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Show benefits health services

Published: Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT

STERLING – A vendor, craft show, basket raffle, and bake sale fundraiser for the CGH Health Foundation will be from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday.

The show will be in the Ryberg Auditorium and Classrooms 1 and 2 at CGH Medical Center, 100 E. LeFevre Road. The bake sale will be in the lobby.

The show is open to the public. Among the merchandise to be sold by 34 crafters and consultants will be cash and carry items, jewelry, food, and nail art.

Items donated by vendors valued at $25 or more and a gold ticket basket valued at more than $100 will be raffled.

The foundation’s goal is to raise $20,000 this year. Funds will go to 12 health initiatives including a medication assistance program and a diabetes services voucher. The other projects are Community Health Network, Love on a Leash, Eyeglasses for Kids, Prescott Dental Clinic, cardiac wellness, workplace wellness, nutrition and fitness, nursing-healthcare scholarships, women’s health, and lung cancer prevention.

For more information or to contribute, contact Joan Hermes, foundation executive director, at joan.hermes@cghmc.com or 815-625-0400, ext. 5672.

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