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The Grady Health Foundation has received $850,000 from The Kendeda Fund that will be matched by the Grady Health System to create a Green Revolving Fund, a financing tool that will invest in sustainability projects such as energy efficiency, water conservation and renewable energy. The GRF projects will produce cost savings that will be reinvested into future sustainability projects as well as direct patient care, improving the Grady community and the hospital’s ongoing commitment to the environment.
Starlight Children’s Foundation and Niagara Cares Partner to Support Pediatric Burn Treatment at Grady
The Grady Health Foundation announced today that it has received a $100,000 grant from the Starlight Children’s Foundation to support needed upgrades to pediatric resources within the Grady Hospital burn center. The funding was made possible by Niagara Cares, the charitable arm of Niagara Bottling.
The Grady Health Foundation was proud to receive a recent grant from the Greater Atlanta affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Foundation to fund mammograms, ultrasounds and biopsies for underserved women in Fulton and DeKalb Counties, enabling Grady to provide timely access to important diagnostic services.
The Grady Health Foundation raised a record $1.6 million at the annual White Coat Grady Gala, which was held on Saturday, March 19, 2016, at the Georgia Aquarium. Led by co-chairs Ernest Greer, Co-President of Greenberg Traurig, and his wife Patrice, and Carol Tomé, CFO and Executive Vice President of The Home Depot, and her husband Ramon, the sold-out, black-tie evening honored three esteemed healthcare heroes and highlighted both patients and employees of the Grady Health System.
The White Coat Grady Gala is not just a wonderful event, it raises well over $1 million every year in support of Grady’s capital and patient care programs. Without question, our co-chairs and sponsors are key to that fundraising success. This year’s Gala is being led by co-chairs Ernest Greer, Global Vice President and Managing Partner of Greenberg Traurig and his wife Patrice, and Carol Tome’, CFO and Executive Vice President of The Home Depot and her husband Ramon.