NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla., June 1, 2017 On May 23, Florida Hospital New Smyrna received $4,000 from the Fraternal Order of Eagles, New Smyrna-Edgewater Aerie #4242.
The philanthropic organization donated $2,000 to support Florida Hospital New Smyrna's cardiac care. In addition, $1,000 of the donation will support the New Smyrna Beach hospital's breast cancer services and the remaining $1,000 will support the diabetes programs.
The local Fraternal Order of Eagles have provided grant donations to Florida Hospital New Smyrna for the past three years.
We are very appreciative of the generosity provided by the Edgewater Eagles members for supporting our community health improvements programs, said Pat Driver, Florida Hospital New Smyrna Foundation chairman. They have been wonderful community advocates, and we truly value their involvement.
About Florida Hospital New Smyrna
Florida Hospital New Smyrna is a member of Adventist Health System, a faith-based health care organization with 45 hospital campuses and 8,200 licensed beds in nine states, serving more than 5 million patients annually. With a mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ, Florida Hospital New Smyrna has 112-beds and is one of the seven Florida Hospitals in Flagler, Lake and Volusia counties that composes the Florida Hospital Central Florida Division - North Region. As the largest hospital system in the area, the Florida Hospital Central Florida Division - North Region has 1,226 beds and more than 7,800 employees. For more information about Florida Hospital New Smyrna, visit www.FHNewSmyrna.org.
Pictured from left to right: James Gombita, president of the New Smyrna-Edgewater Aerie #4242 Fraternal Order of Eagles, Pat Driver, Florida Hospital New Smyrna Foundation chairman, and Kath Ferguson, conductor of the New Smyrna-Edgewater Aerie #4242 Fraternal Order of Eagles.