Sayre House of Hope Announces Mural Contest for Local High School Students

The Sayre House of Hope is sponsoring a mural contest for local high school students.

To enter, students should design a colorful mural with an uplifting or hopeful theme that is 4 feet wide and 5.5 feet tall.

Students at Athens, Sayre and Waverly school districts are encouraged to participate in the contest.  One winner from each school district will receive a gift card to Michael’s craft store, and be invited to paint their mural design at Sayre House of Hope. The overall winner will recreate their mural in a larger format at Sayre House of Hope.

Submissions, including a drawing of the mural design and a separate piece of paper with the student’s name, grade, high school and phone number or email, can be sent to Elizabeth Hibbard, Sayre House of Hope, 312 Chemung St., Sayre, Pa. or The deadline for submissions is February 28, 2016.

Guthrie 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 a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, and is the first health system based in Pennsylvania and New York to join this network. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., Towanda, Pa., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 290 physicians and 175 mid-level providers in a regional office network encompassing sub-specialty and primary care sites in 23 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York.  Guthrie offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.