WMMC C.A.R.E.givers Donate to Local Food Pantry

C.A.R.E.givers standing with boxes of food for local Johnson County families.

Warrensburg, MO (Janary 8, 2020) — Western Missouri Medical Center’s (WMMC) C.A.R.E.givers Committee partnered with the Johnson County Food Center to host a food drive.

The C.A.R.E.givers Club is the employee-giving branch of the Western Missouri Medical Center Foundation. The C.A.R.E.givers Committee is a volunteer group of WMMC employees who oversee the C.A.R.E.givers Program.

Over 35 boxes of food were collected by hospital employees. Along with the non-perishable food, WMMC donated 24 turkeys so that many families would also receive a Christmas dinner. Food was delivered to the Salvation Army Family Services on Friday, December 20th.

To learn more about the Foundation, visit WMMC.com/Foundation.

About Western Missouri Medical Center Foundation
The Western Missouri Medical Center (WMMC) Foundation is a 509(a)3, not-for-profit organization. Established in 1987, its sole purpose is to support and enhance WMMC’s mission. The Foundation accomplishes this by securing private gifts and financial support from individuals and area businesses. These philanthropic gifts are used to enhance existing facilities, products and services offered by WMMC. They are also used to expedite the construction of new facilities, speed the delivery of new products, bring on the latest technology and expand the medical center’s services in order to continue to meet the growing health needs of the citizens Johnson County and West Central Missouri.

About Western Missouri Medical Center
Western Missouri Medical Center (WMMC) is a fully-accredited acute care county medical center located in Warrensburg, MO. WMMC prides itself in emergency care, obstetrics, orthopedic and general surgery, family healthcare, internal medicine, outpatient clinics, ambulatory care, rehabilitation services and more. Inpatient services include medical, surgical, intensive, obstetrical, orthopedic, pediatric and skilled nursing care, as well as a wide range of therapeutic and diagnostic outpatient services. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Learn more at WMMC.com.

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