GVH Foundation Accomplishments

Through the years, the Gunnison Valley Health Foundation has accomplished significant things all in the name of improving the health of our community. We are proud of what we have accomplished and look forward to what will come in the future. The Board of Directors would like to express its sincere thanks for the generosity of our community and visitors. In 2016 the Foundation accomplished much and below are some highlights.

In 2016, we gave $486,000 in cash, grant funds, and in-kind donations to the Gunnison Valley Health System. Some of the projects we supported include:

• A complete Renovation of the Family Birth Center
• A second new ambulance for the EMS Department
• Pre-surgical massages for patients
• Emergency funding for GVH staff
• Toys and resources for Pediatric Rehabilitation patients
• Clothing and prescriptions for indigent patients
• Two vehicles for Home Medical Services staff travel
• Pedometers for home medical services and community patients
• New artwork for the Senior Care Center, Family Birth Center, and Surgical Department
• New Vital Monitor at the Mountain Clinic
• STAR program accreditation to better serve cancer patients
• Continuing education for our excellent nurses
• New equipment for our state-of-the-art laboratory
• Addition of behavioral health services for our community
• Teddy bears for pediatric patients and visitors
• Support for senior activities
• Gift bags for new moms

Gunnison Valley Health Foundation
711 North Taylor Street | Gunnison, CO 81230 | 970-641-8406 | (970)641-7239 (Fax)