West Virginia University Hospitals Inc.

11/29/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/29/2021 13:51

Buckhannon Elks Lodge presents donation to St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation

Posted on 11/29/2021

BUCKHANNON, WV - Mike Sharpoliski, Exalted Ruler of Buckhannon Elks Lodge 1736, recently presented a generous donation on behalf of the Buckhannon Lodge to the St. Joseph's Hospital Foundation.

The donation is directed toward the 2021 campaign which is focused on women's health., which will be used to upgrade patient rooms for moms, babies, and family members, purchase a portable ultrasound for the Center for Women's Health, and install new fetal monitoring systems in the hospital's obstetrics department. The campaign is chaired by Foundation Board Members Traci Ellis and Steve Holmes.

"We express sincere gratitude to Mike and the Buckhannon Elks Lodge for their generous donation," said John Haskins, St. Joseph's Hospital Foundation president. "We strive to ensure that our hospital continues to provide the best in healthcare to our community."

The Foundation is a 501c3 non-profit, meaning gifts are completely tax deductible. Direct donations may be made or you can elect to give monthly with your credit card. Paypal is also accepted. Foundation board members Don Nestor and Lisa Cain can also offer estate planning advice for Foundation bequests. For more information, please contact Lisa Wharton at 304-473-6819 or [email protected]

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