Published DateLACONIA- The employees of LRGHealthcare have completed their main fundraising drive for the United Way, setting a record of $122,500 for the organization.
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.
This year's fast-paced campaign was designed and coordinated by the LRGHealthcare employee team of
Denise Tucker, Tracie Fitzpatrick, Heidi Smith, Holly Young, Cass Walker, Sarah Lapointe, Anita Morrison and Debra Clarke, with outstanding support from the executive management team. The campaign was performed within a two week period and offered some exciting incentives from local businesses to inspire giving.
"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.
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." Terrill serves as Senior Vice President of Community Impact.
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.
Granite United Way Sr. Vice President of Community Impact, Jack Terrill, gratefully accepts a record-setting donation of $122,500 from LRGHealthcare employee campaign leaders. From left to right: LRGHealthcare staff members; Holly Young, Tracie Fitzpatrick, Cass Walker, Denise Tucker, Suzanne Stiles and Jack Terrill; back row, Dr. Peter Walkley and Tom Clairmont. (Courtesy photo)