LACONIA, NH – LRGHealthcare was recently recognized at the United Way Annual Meeting with an award for raising over one million dollars over the years to the United Way. The employees of LRGHealthcare raised a record breaking $122,500 for the organization with the last fundraising campaign.
“My thanks to our employee campaign team for making this happen, and to all the donors who stepped up to support the wide array of services made possible by the United Way. We are truly proud of our employees and their community commitment, and we will continue our commitment to work collectively to address local health and human service needs,” said Tom Clairmont, President and CEO of LRGHealthcare.
LRGHealthcare was also honored to be nominated for the Nighswander-Chertok award. This award is given annually by Granite United Way - Central NH Region (formerly Lakes Region United Way) at the Annual Celebration to recognize excellence in fundraising campaign design, and is often referred to as the 'Campaign of the Year' award.
United Way’s Jack Terrill was very thankful for the efforts of LRGHealthcare. “For years, LRGHealthcare and its employees have taken responsibility for the community’s well- being, and has long been a core supporter of the United Way. When we all work together on common goals it makes positive change in people’s lives a reality. Congratulations to the fundraising team, and to the entire LRGHealthcare team for another successful fundraising effort.”
LRGHealthcare is central New Hampshire's largest healthcare organization and its employees have raised a collective five-year total of over $610,500 in support of the community, demonstrating their daily commitment to improve the health and well-being of those who depend on local social services.
The Lakes Region United Way recently merged with Granite United Way, and is continuing its work throughout Central New Hampshire to advance the common good. Granite United Way serves the Southern (Manchester/Derry/Salem), Merrimack County, North Country, Lakes Region, Northern and Upper Valley Regions of NH and VT as well as Windsor County, VT. For more information, visit www.graniteuw.org.
LRGHealthcare is a not-for-profit healthcare charitable trust representing Lakes Region General Hospital, Franklin Regional Hospital, and affiliated medical providers. LRGHealthcare’s mission is to provide quality, compassionate care and to strengthen the well-being of our community.