Hi-Desert Memorial Health Care District Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 2460, 57045 Yucca Trail, Suite 202, Yucca Valley, California 92286 760-366-6321
This fund has been established to provide grants to the healthcare District. It also provides the general operating capital needed to support the administrative function of the Foundation.
MARTIE AVELS MEDICAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Named in honor of longtime medical center employee Martie Avels, RN, the scholarship fund has been established to assist students in the Registered Nurse (RN) program at Copper Mountain College and the continuing education of District employees. A committee has been established to oversee the application process and make award recommendations to the Foundation board.
This fund has been established as a vehicle for healthcare District employees and the community to support the equipment needs of the medical center as well as its employees in times of crisis. Each participant is asked to donate at least 30 minutes of pay from each paycheck into the Club. gifts can be designated either for employee assistance or medical center needs, or be split between the two. The Foundation board is responsible for oversight of this fund, requests for assistance and approving annual requests from the medical center.