On January 5, 2021 at 11 a.m. Paul Grose of St. Marys won $6,868 in the St. Marys Healthcare Foundation’s online 50/50 raffle. His lucky number, B-7502425 was drawn electronically by Foundation Board Chair, Pat Craigmile. He received a call on Tuesday morning to find out that he was the lucky winner! Paul is looking forward to putting his winnings towards a trip, once he can travel again. He has also generously decided to donate a portion of his winnings back to the Foundation.
Funds raised through the Foundation’s 50/50 will be directed towards the Patient Room Renewal Project at the St. Marys Memorial Hospital. Major components of the project include a negative pressure room to reduce the spread of infectious diseases such as COVID-19, new modern and efficient headwalls at the top of patient beds, hand hygiene sinks in every room, smart tablets for patient entertainment, and patient lifts. Many mechanical and infrastructure upgrades are being done to the rooms at the same time.
Tickets for the January draw are now on sale at stmarys5050.com. The January draw will take place on Saturday, February 6, 2021. Tickets can be purchased by anyone in Ontario who is over the age of 18. Visit the website or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/StMarysHealthcareFoundation/ to watch the jackpot grow!
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