Altru Health Foundation’s Harvest Gala Raises Over $224,000 for Altru’s Pediatric Therapy Services
Altru Health System, Grand Forks, ND – The ninth annual Harvest Gala, hosted at the Alerus Center, brought in a record amount of donations—over $224,000 was raised for Altru’s Pediatric Therapy Services.
"Thank you to everyone who made Harvest Gala 2013 a huge success! Your support for Altru’s Pediatric Therapy Services will positively impact patients for years to come. I am so pleased to announce that with your tremendous generosity we raised over $224,000. This far surpassed our goal of raising $1 million since the beginning of the event," says Jon Green, executive director of Altru Health Foundation.
Funds raised through Harvest Gala will secure the financial future of Altru’s Rehab Autism Screening Clinic, provide state-of-the-art therapy equipment for patients, and provide financially-eligible families with assistance for therapy services and equipment not typically covered by insurance.
Donations may still be made to support Altru’s Pediatric Therapy Services at www.altru.org/foundation or by calling 701.780.5600.
About Altru Health System
Altru Health System is a community-owned, integrated system with an acute care hospital, a rehabilitation hospital, more than a dozen clinics in Grand Forks and the region, a large home care network, and a congregate living facility. It employs nearly 200 physicians and 3,800 staff and has annual net operating revenue of more than $400 million.