Run Your ACE Off!

Your local ACE Hardware and Les Schwab Tires are sponsoring the upcoming “Run Your Ace Off” 5K Walk/Run to support local miracles around our Valley. Proceeds from this event benefit the Neo-Natal Intensive Care Unit and Pediatric Department at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital, as well as programs and services at Children’s Village, which serves Central Read more about Run Your ACE Off![…]

Thank you for making Passion for the Village a success

Passion for the Village was held May 16th at Children’s Village in Yakima. The theme for this year’s event was Reflections of Joy and joy was definitely all around. Everyone enjoyed an evening with friends, old and new, who share a common passion and support for this special place in our Valley called Children’s Village.  Guests bid Read more about Thank you for making Passion for the Village a success[…]

The Memorial Foundation – Keeping Support Local

The Memorial Foundation – Keeping Support Local We are happy to reaffirm the Attorney General’s Charitable Solicitations Program most recent report which states that The Memorial Foundation devotes 89% of donations directly to health programs. Another confirmation and reassurance that our community’s charitable dollars stay local and support community healthcare programs, patients and families. Keeping Read more about The Memorial Foundation – Keeping Support Local[…]

Memorial Offers Community Training on Advance Directives

The Washington State Medical Association and Washington State Hospital Association have identified advance directives as a key initiative in medical care and substantial time and energy is being placed on this endeavor around our state. At Memorial, we offer general training on advance directives, and Five Wishes in particular, in one-hour sessions (45 minutes for Read more about Memorial Offers Community Training on Advance Directives[…]

Mayhem and Miracles Revving at the Ridge Motorcycle Poker Run

On Saturday, May 30, the not-for-profit Reckin’ Crue Inc. will host the annual Mayhem and Miracles Revving at the Ridge Motorcycle Poker Run and Show-n-Shine Saturday. This event at River Ridge Golf Course benefits Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital, which is your CMN hospital for Central Washington. John Drakes of the Read more about Mayhem and Miracles Revving at the Ridge Motorcycle Poker Run[…]

Mom and Baby Support Group Tonight!

Mom and Baby Support Group 5pm-6:15pm every Wednesday Bring your baby (up to 12 months old) and join other moms to discuss parenting topics, postpartum health, breastfeeding, safety and much more.   Memorial Education Center | 2506 Nob Hill Blvd., Yakima (Located in Rainier Square) No Charge. No registration required. Call 509-248-7322 for more information.

Yakima Safe Sitter Classes

Safe Sitter Has your child been asking to stay home alone while you run errands? Are your neighbors asking if your child can babysit for them? Do they enjoy being with younger children? Do they want to babysit? Are they at least 11 years old? Then maybe it’s time for Safe Sitter®. Memorial has been Read more about Yakima Safe Sitter Classes[…]

Memorial Offers Community Training on Advance Directives

The Washington State Medical Association and Washington State Hospital Association have identified advance directives as a key initiative in medical care and substantial time and energy is being placed on this endeavor around our state. At Memorial, we offer general training on advance directives, and Five Wishes in particular, in one-hour sessions (45 minutes for Read more about Memorial Offers Community Training on Advance Directives[…]

Memorial plants onsite garden to supply Cafe with fresh veggies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 Contact: Shannon Dininny, Memorial Communications, (509) 577-5051 Entrees and salads will feature fresh ingredients from the garden YAKIMA – Employees and volunteers at Memorial Family of Services have planted an onsite herb and vegetable garden as part of Memorial’s efforts to be more sustainable and encourage our community Read more about Memorial plants onsite garden to supply Cafe with fresh veggies[…]

Many adults missing cancer screenings

May 19, 2015—Americans aren’t as up-to-date with cancer screenings as they should be, reported the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Regular screenings for breast, cervical and colorectal cancers can catch cancers early, when treatment is likely to work best. This lack of screening means that individuals aren’t getting tests that can save lives. Read more about Many adults missing cancer screenings[…]