Hudson, FL. (December 28, 2010) This year Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point had 44 hospital departments join with, 4 individuals, the Medical Staff, the Volunteers, the Ambulance Service, Kids at the Point and the Bayonet Point Surgery Center to help over 240 children and their families with their Holiday Basket Program.
A total of eighty eight (88) families were served. Names and families were submitted from 7 area schools, 1 social agency and within the Medical Center. A holiday meal, individualized gifts and other seasonal items were given to help those facing challenges at this time.
The Shoreline Cafeteria was filled with gifts and food baskets designed for each particular child and family. The event is an annual event and brings joy to both those receiving and those giving. The Regional Medical Center Holiday Basket Committee members are: Johnnie Keegan, Elaine Snee, Helen Machie, Steven Goldstein, Patrick Kerrwood and Chaplain Jack Long.