The XFM Hospital Help Day 2020 Radiothon is scheduled for Wednesday.
Hospital Help day is the largest fundraiser for the St. Martha’s Regional Hospital Foundation
outside of the foundation’s capital campaign. This year, they are hoping to hit $50,000 for the purchase of a pediatric video intubation system.
Due to COVID-19, the only way to purchase tickets is by phoning 902-867-6000 and 1-855-867-6004.
Sarah MacDonald, executive director of the foundation, said they’ve increased the phone lines and number of volunteers for the event this year.
The five prize packages that include two cash prizes, a winter package, a summer fun package, and a shop local package. MacDonald thanked the business community for stepping up and offering the prizes.
The event has raised over $1.2 million dollars over the years for St. Martha’s Regional Hospital. It will air on 989xfm on Wednesday.