While the Taylorville Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is preparing for their Holiday Extravaganza, the TMH Foundation are preparing for their holiday event, Gifts of the Season taking place December 2nd at 6pm at the Pillars Event Center in Taylorville. The goal of the event is to help raise money to fund local scholarships that encourage career choices in the healthcare field.
Raedena Ryan and Dave Hixenbaugh with the Taylorville Memorial Hospital Foundation appeared as guests on the Newstalk WTIM Morning Show to discuss the event. Ryan says with a large portion of the workforce in the healthcare field considering retirement, TMH Foundation Scholarship program is an important step in replacing leaving talent.
Hixenbaugh added that the Foundation would like to help keep local students local, giving them training to take jobs at small town hospitals such as Taylorville Memorial.
Tickets cost $50 per person, and reserved seating is available. To purchase tickets or to inquire about sponsorship opportunities, call 217-824-1600.