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Save the Date: August 15th

During these uncertain times it is difficult to determine whether we will be able to host our 27th annual Heiam fundraiser.  For now, we would like you to SAVE THE DATE of August 15th to attend the event at the Fire Brigade building.  Our intentions are to host the event ONLY if we are assured…

Heiam Medical Foundation reaches $2 million goal!

The Foundation is very pleased to announce that it recently received a check for $60,000 (from a donor who wishes to remain anonymous), which put them over their $2 million goal! In its 21 years of existence the Foundation has donated over $388,000 for hospital equipment, staff support, and doctor recruitment. It has also similarly…

Foundation raises over $41,000 at Summer Social benefit!

Thank you for supporting the W.C. Heiam Medical Foundation! Our 21st annual benefit, “Summer Social” was held Sat., Aug. 2 on the Cook Hospital grounds with 123 people in attendance. “Mother Nature” gave us a beautiful, warm evening for the festivities and threw in a light shower just to make things interesting. Our thanks to…

Race to the Goal! Benefit proceeds over $56,000!

Thank you for supporting the W.C. Heiam Medical Foundation! Our 20th anniversary fund-raising event, “Race to the Goal!” was held Saturday, August 17 on the Cook Hospital grounds with 133 people in attendance. And just like last year, “Mother Nature” gave us a beautiful and warm evening for the festivities. Our thanks to the Cook…

Heiam Foundation raises over $46,000 at benefit

The W. C. Heiam Medical Foundation held its 19th annual summer benefit, “Hot Fun in the Summertime” on Saturday, August 11 on the Cook Hospital grounds with 160 people in attendance. It was a beautiful and warm evening for the festivities. Some of the guests came early and had the opportunity to tour the hospital’s facilities…

Foundation donates $2,500 to Ambulance Service

In response to a request by the Cook Area Ambulance Service, the W. C. Heiam Medical Foundation Board approved a donation of $2,500 to be used to purchase two new radios. Pictured are (l-r) Heiam Foundation Treasurer Dale Lundblad, Dan Reing and Ross Gramling of the Cook Ambulance Service and Heiam Foundation President Sally Ludlow.

Cruisin’ an’ Schmoozin’ Benefit raises over $50,000!

Our 18th annual fund-raising event, “Cruisin’ an’ Schmoozin’” was held August 20 on the Cook Hospital grounds with 175 people in attendance. A few of our guests drove their classic cars/trucks and sports cars to the event, which really added to the cruisin’ atmosphere! We give special thanks to them. It was a great evening…

Foundation donates $10,000 to Ambulance Service

W. C. Heiam Medical Foundation vice president Lawrence Gustafson and treasurer Dale Lundblad presented a check for $10,000 to ambulance director Tim Mankowski and Reuben Rosnau of the Cook Area Ambulance Service. The $10,000 donation was approved by the Heiam Foundation Board at its regular meeting held Feb. 25. The ambulance service will use this…