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Celebrate the 150th Run of the Derby at the 2024 HCH Foundation Derby Gala

Put on a fun hat and join us for a night of fun and fundraising for a great cause at the annual Holton Community Hospital Foundation Derby Gala! This year, we’re celebrating the 150th run of the Derby in Kentucky with an evening filled with live Derby viewing, delicious food, exciting auctions, and more. The gala will take place on May 4th, 2024 starting at 5:00 PM at Prairie Band Casino and Resort.2024 FOundation Derby Gala annual fundraiser for HCH

Your support at the gala will directly benefit our hospital and the communities we serve. Funds raised will go towards crucial equipment, including four telemetry boxes to monitor and track heart rhythms, a SonoBed APOLLO to support ergonomics for sonographers, an ABI machine for assessing vascular health, and an adjustable mobile x-ray protection shield to ensure proper safety.

The gala kicks off at 5:00 PM, with the Derby starting at 5:57 PM. Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served at 6:00 PM, followed by a silent auction from 5:00 to 8:00 PM and a live auction beginning at 7:30 PM. Sponsorship opportunities and tickets are available (Please call Nicole Baum at the number below).

Prairie Band Casino is offering a room block for the night. To reserve a hotel room within our block, please call 785-966-7742 and ask for “sderby.”

For inquiries or further information, please contact Nicole Baum at 785-364-9610 or nicole.baum@rhrjc.org.

Through philanthropic giving, the Holton Community Hospital Foundation supports the hospital in achieving its goals of compassion, professionalism, and excellence in healthcare. The Foundation builds lifelong relationships with contributors, raises funds, and dedicates its resources to further advance the needs of Holton Community Hospital and those it serves.

The current Foundation Board of Directors comprises Sarah Gideon, Chair; Dr. Michael Engelken, Vice Chair; Carrie Saia, Secretary/Treasurer; Mark Aeschliman; Tonya Barta; Leslie Smith; Gloria Stavropoulos; Kim Tegethoff; and Jon Yingst.

Gifts to the Holton Community Hospital Foundation provide enhanced health care services for the entire community.

Join us for a night of glamour and giving, and together, let’s make a real difference in the lives of our patients and staff!

You can learn more about the HCH Foundation HERE and you can book your tickets Online or make an online dontation HERE.

You can learn more about the Foundation on our About Us page HERE.