Motorcycle Events Raises More Than $3,000 for the New Guthrie Troy Community Hospital

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Motorcycle Events Raises More Than $3,000 for the New Guthrie Troy Community Hospital

Operation New Troy Hospital Check PresentationSayre, PA – Wiggle100 Radio and the American Legion Riders Post 49, in association with Guthrie, held the very first Operation New Troy Community Hospital Motorcycle Run on Saturday, August 10. Total proceeds from the event totaled $3,218.55, and will benefit the Building Healthier Communities Campaign for the new Guthrie Troy Community Hospital.

A total of 86 motorcycles began at Guthrie Clinic in Sayre, with stops in Camptown, Dushore and N. Towanda before concluding the 130-mile ride at the Troy VETS Club in Troy, PA with a BBQ meal, 50/50 drawing and door prize giveaways.Event participants also had the opportunity to visit the construction site of the New Guthrie Troy Community Hospital and get a firsthand look at its progress.

The event committee thanks all of the sponsors, donors, volunteers and participants who contributed to this successful event!

Donating to the new Guthrie Troy Community Hospital campaign is simple and there are several naming opportunities still available. In addition, donations of $5,000 and higher will be recognized on the Founder's Wall in the new facility.Interested individuals may contact the Guthrie Resource Development office at (570) 887-4420 or visit www.guthriegiving.org to discuss giving options.

Guthrie Health is a non-profit integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and Upstate New York, serving patients from an 11-county service area. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 260 physicians and 130 mid-level providers in a regional office network encompassing sub-specialty and primary care sites in 23 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York. Guthrie Health offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.

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Photo Caption: (l to r) Troy Vets Club Representatives, Judy Thorp and Roger Hetrick; Staci Covey, Guthrie Troy Community Hospital President; Denise Ives, Guthrie Resource Development Vice President; American Legion Riders Post 49 Representatives, Mike Powers and Fred Close.