ALMH Auxiliary to host 'Tis the Season
holiday luncheon and card party
Fundraiser will benefit Lifeline
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[November 12, 2014]
LINCOLN - Tickets are on sale now for
‘Tis the Season Holiday Luncheon and Card Party, a fundraising
tradition of the Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. The
event supports the local Lifeline program. This year, the event will
take place at the American Legion on December 8, 2014 at noon.
Participants will enjoy lunch, a game of bridge or pinochle, or
Lifeline is an easy-to-use personal response service worn as a
pendant or a wristband that ensures assistance and a quick response
from emergency services. The service is a vital component to helping
more people in our community live independently and safely in their
homes. The funds raised at the event help fund the purchase of new
Lifeline units and replacement batteries. ALMH staff members
install, maintain, and educate the user and family members in homes
and apartments throughout Logan, DeWitt, and eastern Mason Counties.
Lynne Metz, Director of Volunteer and Special Services at ALMH,
expressed her gratitude for the support of the Lifeline program.
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“We are blessed to have the Auxiliary, which through
fundraising efforts and donors has been able to keep Lifeline
going over the years,” Metz said. “Lifeline offers family
members peace of mind for their loved ones who are home by
For Tis the Season tickets or event sponsorship opportunities,
call ALMH at 217-732-2161 ext. 55701.
[Angela Stoltzenburg, Abraham Lincoln