Nurses raffle off baskets to raise funds

Mike Curley, Northern Valley Suburbanite, May 20, 2010 Englewood – The nursing staff at the Englewood Hospital and Medical Center raffled off 32 gift baskets to benefit nursing students in Haiti last week, as part of Nurses Week. The nurses were able to raise $10,700 from the gift basket raffle, which were assembled and donated primarily by the nursing units at the hospital, though a few were donated by others such as the hospital's gift shop, the president and vice president and the Advance Practice Nurse Group. The gift baskets were displayed in the lobby from May 5 to May 12, after which the winners were announced so they could claim their prizes. ... Nurses