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Extreme Community Makeover
Lima Memorial Health System (LMHS) participated in the 5th
Annual Extreme Community Makeover on Saturday, June 2 at the
Bradfield Community Center. Volunteers from LMHS and Bradfield
spent the day painting and updating the facility.
The Makeover project is an annual United Way initiative that
pairs volunteer teams from various organizations with United Way
agencies that need updates and small renovations. In order to
participate companies, organizations and groups must raise at least
$500 and volunteer time to fix up and repair the agency in
"These organizations use all the incoming money to assist people
and typically have no funding for tasks such as repairs and
upgrades," said Judy Poling, a spokesperson for the United Way.
This year ten local organizations participated.
LMHS is very focused on supporting the communities we serve
through countless health education efforts including health fairs,
clinics and classes, community wellness days and partnerships with
other community-minded organizations. Each year Lima Memorial gives
back to the region approximately $25 million in community