Now that the voting is over, I feel I can more freely express my opinion about being on the list of nominees for “Philanthopist” in the Hendricks County Flyer’s “Best of Hendricks County” annual survey. No matter who the winner was, I must admit that being listed with the likes of Dennis Dawes, Bob Sexton and Deedee Daniel came as a complete surprise to me. Certainly an honor, but also a big surprise.
June 6, 2009, is a day that Mandie and Jerry Bergman will never forget. Their beautiful twins, Jerome Albert III and Grace Elizabeth, were born at 22 weeks. Jerome III was born at 1:16 p.m. and weighed 1 lb. 1.2 oz. Gracie was born at 6:27 p.m., weighing 1 lb. 0.8 oz. What is normally the happiest time of two parentsí lives ended up being their saddest with the deaths of their precious babies.
A great idea was generated in early spring that has led to what is sure to be a memorable fundraiser called Bid to Buzz. Dave Cravotta, speech therapist at Hendricks Regional Health, is participating in a half ironman competition this summer. He recently made a decision to shave his head to ease the heat during training as the temperatures climb. The second and more fun decision Dave made was to turn this into a fundraising event to benefit Hendricks Regional Health Foundation.
Today I heard about a really neat thing happening right here at Hendricks Regional Health. It seems that our Treat People Better-minded staff were taking it upon themselves to spread some happiness and joy. Rumor is ...
When our boys were young, we always had an Advent calendar to help them anxiously count down the days to Christmas ... The boys are grown and the tree no longer makes its appearance, but I thought of another way to count down the days leading up to Christmas. Here is a list of 25 ways your family can help the many caring nonprofit organizations of Hendricks County Ė who in turn serve the people of our community.
Looking for activities to keep you and your family busy this fall? We've got lots to choose from, ranging from activities to help keep you healthy to fun events in our community that we proudly support. Find even more happenings, such as our popular and low-cost fitness classes, at hendricks.org/events.