Can you help others stay healthy in Yakima?

The gift of health. Families from all walks of life attend the scores of healthy living classes supported by your generosity. From early childhood to the sunset years, the importance of learning how to feed and care for our bodies is everyone’s concern. Through the generosity of your gift, more families are adopting healthier lifestyles, Read more about Can you help others stay healthy in Yakima?[…]

Can you help children with special needs in Yakima?

The gift of growing up. From updated equipment in Memorial’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit to early diagnosis and treatment of special needs, you have given the incredible gift of growing up to thousands of children in our region. Your support has taught families how to work together to ensure vulnerable babies reach their fullest potential. Read more about Can you help children with special needs in Yakima?[…]

Virginia Mason Memorial now offers 3D mammograms

The gift of peace of mind. Virginia Mason Memorial now offers 3D mammograms, which produce a superior, enhanced view of breast tissue, greatly reducing the need for return visits for further x-rays. This advanced technology helps in identifying suspicious tissue earlier, resulting in a better treatment outcome. Your support of the mammogram scholarship fund at Read more about Virginia Mason Memorial now offers 3D mammograms[…]

Helping cancer patients in Yakima

The gift of hope.  Your gifts provide for nutritionists specializing in helping cancer patients through side effects of their illness and treatment , just one of many complementary therapies for cancer patients and their families to live the best life they can during and after treatment.  The patient emergency fund helps alleviate some of the Read more about Helping cancer patients in Yakima[…]

Hospice in Yakima

The gift of comfort.  Compass care services are reaching more people than ever.  Because of your support, more licensed social workers support all of our palliative and hospice patients and their family caregivers who are struggling to cope with the uncertainties and fears of an extended or terminal illness.  Cottage in the Meadow has more rooms Read more about Hospice in Yakima[…]

 You are this season’s hero!

At The Memorial Foundation, the one single thing we love most to celebrate is you! Your generosity has touched hundreds of lives in countless ways.  Thank you for the tremendous gifts you have initiated and sustained to benefit your community of friends, neighbors and family. We celebrate you this season and all year long for Read more about  You are this season’s hero![…]

Caring for yourself…

Workshop for parents and caregivers Date: thursday, december 7th 2017 Time: 5:30-7:30 pm Location: united methodist church, 906 e. Edison ave., Sunnyside *childcare and dinner provided!* Contact liz at the parent-to-parent program,  574-3266 to sign up! Being a caregiver for a Child with special needs can be demanding. Learn about self-care methods to decrease stress, including: *relaxation techniques Read more about Caring for yourself…[…]

The Picture of Health December show is airing now!

The Picture of Health December show is airing now! Pam Edwards brings the bounty of the Gift Shop to The Picture of Health studio.  Great shopping for a great cause, The Memorial Foundation! Also, Kim Bersing, ED manager, talks to us about when to use (and not use) the Emergency Department. AND, stay tuned for Read more about The Picture of Health December show is airing now![…]