Las Vegas, NV - April 1, 2010 – Sunrise Health is proud to announce the selection of Three Square Food Bank as their 2010 Community Partner. The hospitals of Sunrise Health‐ Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, MountainView Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital and Sunrise Children’s Hospital, have partnered together to raise funds, food, and donate their time to southern Nevada’s food bank.
“We are very excited to partner with Three Square,” said Sylvia Young, President and CEO for Sunrise Health. “In these tough economic times, more and more people in our community are not receiving proper nutrition, which can lead to serious health conditions. Together, we can work to end hunger in southern Nevada.”
In addition to charitable donations, Sunrise Health employees will be volunteering their time at Three Square’s distribution center and collecting non‐perishable food items throughout the year.
About Sunrise Health:
Sunrise Health is the most technologically advanced hospital network in the central Southwest. Committed to providing the finest healthcare, Sunrise Health includes Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center, MountainView Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center and Sunrise Children’s Hospital, as well as outpatient diagnostic, imaging and surgical centers. Specialty services include a suite of the latest diagnostic and surgical technologies, The Nevada Neurosciences Institute, a designated comprehensive cancer center, The Breast Center at Sunrise, the state’s only children’s hospital and the region’s only certified stroke center.
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About Three Square:
Three Square was established to end hunger in the valley by providing a consistent supply of nutritious food to non‐profit and faith‐based organizations that serve a wide range of Southern Nevadans in need. A national model project, The Three Square Food Bank is a community collaborative partnership with the gaming industry, businesses, non‐profit agencies, food distributors, UNLV, the CCSD, governmental entities, the media, donors and hundreds of volunteers to efficiently and effectively serve hope to the hungry.
Amanda Powell, Sunrise Health, 702‐232‐3464 or Amanda.Powell@hcahealthcare.com.