March 4 will be a big day in the fight against heart disease and cancer in the Cape Girardeau area.
After kicking off the day with the American Heart Association Heart Walk, an event for which Saint Francis Medical Center historically is the leading fundraiser in the region, the energy shifts
When Jason and Leigh Ann Siener created the Parents With Hope Fund 10 years ago, the thought of helping families of premature or critically ill newborns in the Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Saint Francis Medical Center was a lofty goal with an unknown appeal to potential
Thanks in part to a 32 percent increase in the number of participating businesses, total contributions for the 2016 Pink Up campaign eclipsed the $200,000 mark for the first time. Saint Francis Healthcare System Foundation’s signature fundraising campaign saw a 15 percent boost in gifts to $205,866.
Funds raised through Pink
The National Day of Giving, held this year on November 29, turned into a spectacular day of receiving for Saint Francis Healthcare System Foundation’s Parents With Hope fund. The one-day Giving Tuesday campaign added more than $70,000 to a fund that provides financial assistance to families of premature or critically
Saint Francis Healthcare System employees, leadership team members and Medical Partners demonstrated they know how to care for their own in 2016 by contributing a record amount of money during the Power of One campaign.
The Saint Francis Family contributed $250,300, including $59,000 by Medical Partners and $52,000 by leadership team
Saint Francis Healthcare System Foundation’s annual Pink Up™ campaign is ramping up its scope this year to highlight the top four causes of cancer-related deaths in our region: breast, prostate, lung and colon. We encourage you to join us in our efforts to promote the benefits of early detection screenings
It was 10 years ago when Jason and Leigh Ann Siener eagerly awaited the birth of their twin boys. Unfortunately, Christmas 2006 turned into a stressful holiday indeed when Leigh Ann went into premature labor December 23 and the boys arrived three months early.
The Sieners’ story has a happy ending,
“Giving Tuesday” sounds a lot better than Black Friday, which is why organizations such as Saint Francis Healthcare System Foundation highlight the Tuesday after Thanksgiving as a day to remember the holiday season as one of giving rather than receiving.
Black Friday – the day after Thanksgiving that has evolved into
Men throughout the region enjoyed serving as Pink Tie Guys last year in helping to raise cancer awareness and funds that target prevention. With the Pink Up™ campaign right around the corner, the time is here for guys to again make a bold statement about their support of cancer prevention.
2016 Healthcare Scholarship Recipients
Saint Francis Healthcare System Foundation and the Saint Francis Auxiliary are honored to assist 23 students this fall through the Saint Francis Healthcare Scholarship Program. The $1,250 scholarships assist students who are pursuing degrees in a healthcare-related profession.
Eligible students must live within the Saint Francis service area,