April 13, 2011 | Silver City, NM -- Wal-mart recently gave a $2,500 community grant to the GRMC Auxiliary for use in supporting their Gila Regional Cancer Center (GRCC) Lunch program. Senator Howie Morales and Representative Rudy Martinez worked with Grant County's Walmart manager Johnny Williams to secure the grant.
The Auxiliary budgets over $250 a month in $1 and $5 coupons that are gifted to Cancer Center patients to purchase food at the GRMC Courtyard Café. The GRMC Auxiliary accepts donations and memorial gifts to support this program.
Pictured from left to right at the check presentation are: Senator Howie Morales, Vera MacGregor - Auxiliary, Elma Lirurance-Auxiliary, a representative from Walmart, and Representative Rudy Martinez.
April 4, 2011 | Silver City, NM
-- Members of the local AARP Chapter 1496 of Grant County recently gave a $500 donation to the Gila Regional Medical Center Auxiliary Cancer Center Lunch Program. The program provides Gila Regional Cancer Center patients with coupons that can be used to purchase food at the GRMC Courtyard Café.
Back row from left to right representing AARP Members are Charlotte Rice, Jose Enriquez, Mary Leikam, Marcia Fisch, Charles Sacco, Lillie Sandoval, George Sandoval; Front row: Emilie Roybal, AARP President, presents Mike Torres, Gila Regional Cancer Center Office Manager with the donation check.