Published on May 21, 2012

Parkview Foundation Raffle raises $16,920

Pueblo, CO -- Parkview Foundation awarded $13,500 on Friday, May 18 to three winners. Suzanne Bennett was the grand prize winner of $10,000, Tom Keach won $2,500 and Rhonda Lewis took home $1,000.

Parkview Foundation sold 1,521 tickets at a cost of $20 each. The raffle raised $16,920 for capital improvements at the medical center.

For additional information, please call the Parkview Foundation office at 719.584-4526.

The primary mission of the Parkview Foundation is to solicit, preserve, and monitor those funds it generates for Parkview Medical Center and to assist the Medical Center in the completion of its mission, vision and values.

About Parkview Medical Center

Founded in 1923, Parkview Health System in Pueblo, Colorado, offers general acute healthcare and health specialty services. As a private, non-profit organization, Parkview is licensed for 350 beds and provides a full range of healthcare services including a verified Level III Trauma Center along with exceptional comprehensive cardiac and orthopedic care. Parkview Health System is the leader in all service lines in our service area. As a vital healthcare source, Parkview’s service area includes Pueblo County and 14 surrounding counties, which together represent 370,000 total lives.

Parkview Health System is the largest non-government, nonprofit, private sector employer in Pueblo County with approximately 3,000 employees and provides a skilled medical staff of over 370 physicians. The impact of our workforce triggers a strong impact on the community as Parkview’s annual payroll contributes $232 million to the economy.