“Our mission is to enhance quality of life and increase community generosity in the community served by Melissa Memorial Hospital”
2017 MMHF Board of Directors
Linda Alberts, President 970.520.3414
Steve Young, Vice President 970.854.2133
Julianne Kramer, Secretary 970.466.1720
Paula Carper, Treasurer 970.520.5426
Diana Baeza 970.520.4973
Jessie Ruiz Jr. 970.466.1116
Kay Harmon 970.308.4383
Nancy Colglazier, Executive Director 970.580.2238
** Making a Donation **
You may bring your gift to MMH and give it to the admissions office in the entrance of MMH or mail it to MMHF, 1001 East Johnson Street Holyoke, Colorado 80734. Please make your check payable to MMHF. A plaque will be added to our donor wall if the memorials add up to $1,000 or more. Thank you for thinking of the MMH Foundatiion and Melissa Memorial Hospital. We are honored by your gift.
Save the Date!
The 8th Annual MMHF Legacy Event
“Night on Broadway”
Saturday, February 10, 2018
Phillips County Event Center
Please join us for a wonderful evening
of socializing, eloquent dining and dancing, along with silent and live auctions.
This is a black tie event so enjoy dressing for the evening! You are also encouraged to dress as a character in your favorite Broadway show. Table sponsors are also invited to select a Broadway show and have their guests be the characters in that show!
This evening promises to be a wonderful event while raising funds for MMH and the foundation.
Below are levels of commitment for the 2018 MMHF Legacy Event.
$500 Sponsorship “Supporter
$1,000 Sponsorship “Corporate Sponsor”
$1,200 Table of 8 Sponsor
$1,500 Table of 10 Sponsor
$150 Dinner Seat
Donation for auction item
For more information, contact
Trampas Hutches, MMH CEO 970.854.2241 est. 2001 Trampas.Hutches@bannerhealth.com
Steve or Kim Young, Event Co-Chairmen, 970-854-2133, Steve.Young2@chsinc.com
Nancy Colglazier, MMHF Executive Director, 970.854.2241 ext. 2048 or 970.580.2238 firstname.lastname@example.org
Themes from previous years are:
2014-Run for the Roses
2015-James Bond 007
2016-Romance in Venice
2017- Titanic Grandeur
Legacy of Thanks
The MMHF Legacy of Thanks was held on Sunday, November 12 at the MMH Family Practice Clinic Waiting Room. A light lunch was held prior to the celebration program in the cafeteria and main entrance. Over 70 attended this celebration of honoring the donors, volunteers, medical professionals and staff, and scholarship recipients.
Thank you to those who joined to celebrate the day together.
Executive Director Nancy Colglazier was honored and humbled to announce that a MMH Patient Room Designation had recently been purchased by Ty and Patty Wernet of Marysville, Washington with a $25,000 donation. The Wernets are honoring their parents, Boyce and Yvonne Wernet, along with in memory of LaDonna Wernet and Londa Wernet Bradford. The foundation was honored to have Boyce and Yvonne and Londa’s husband, Brad Bradford and daughter Ariel Welch present for this special honor.
“MMHF Award Honorees of 2017”
Outstanding Adult Volunteers – Kimberlee Bennett and Linda Statz
Outstanding Youth – Dominique Penzing and Juana Penzing
Outstanding Business – Michael Auction Service
MMH “Angels” – Diana Baeza, Sharon Greenman, and Mary Kay Knode
November 2016 – November 2017
Stanley R. Willmon
Darrel and Shirley Smith
Delvin and Shirley Claymon
We were honored to have 3 of our 2017-2018 MMHF Scholarship Recipients present to speak at our Legacy of Thanks. Brittany Weatherly, Kaitlyn Shafer and Cassandra Chappell were our speakers. Our sincere appreciation to these three for taking the time to join us for our celebration. Letters were also read from Jentry Andersen, Tyler Loutensock, Tiffany Maelzer and Megan Vieselmeyer.
The foundation has awarded over $30,000 in scholarships since 2004.
“MMH Patient Room Designation”
MMH has 7 of the 11 patient rooms spoken for through donors generosity The first 6 rooms were designated during the fundraising campaign for the new hospital back in 2008. A patient room designation is a $25,000 donation through the foundation for MMH. The donor is entitled to have a special plaque
on the wall by the room door with their chosen honorees and the donor’s name.
A 7th plaque will be added in the near future by the donors Ty and Patty Wernet.
If you are interested in reserving a MMH patient room for your loved ones,
please contact Nancy Colglazier at 970.854.2241 ext. 2048 or 970.580.2238.
Room designations are as follows:
In honor and memory of our parents,
Gerald and Fae Lindgren
Dale and Marjorie Colglazier
and our children,
Nicholas, Andrew, and Megan
and their families
With eternal love,
Harvey and Nancy Colglazier
In loving memory of the
Angels of the North
Lena Saylor Violet Trego John Howland
Irene Orcutt Ester Fauk Red Sullivan
Frances Beal Frances Oliver Vivian Howland
For you, who are now receiving cancer treatments, are so honored to walk through this passage-way to receive the
blessings of the men and women who preceded you on this journey. They are the brave souls who were willing to
make sacrifices. The knowledge that has been gained from these individuals
has helped to create miracles for you who now follow in their footsteps.
May you be joyous to celebrate your renewal of radiant health and vitality for years to come.
The Family of
Vern & Opal Kramer
Roger & Mary Beth Kramer
Joanne & Russell Wieland
Garry & Tina Kramer
Joyce & Ray Malleck
Randy & Karina Kramer
Byron & Kim Kramer
In honor of my Mother,
For her many loving years
Of service to
Melissa Memorial Hospital
In loving memory Of
LaVon James Scholl
Kenneth & Alois Heermann
MMHF REACHES FIRST GOAL OF CAMPAIGN LEGACY 2016
The Melissa Memorial Hospital Foundation is very pleased to announce that the foundation has met their first goal for the MMHF Legacy Campaign 2016! The foundation has committed to the EPCHD Board of Directors to raise $300,000 from 2016-2018 with $100,000 raised each of these 3 years. The foundation raised $102,541.30 in this past year! We also have pledges to be paid in the next two years equaling $8,910.08 by the end of 2018.
Thank you so very much for your part in helping us meet this first goal! Every dollar helps us reach a goal this size, no matter whether it is $10 or $5,000. First of all, THANK YOU to the MMH Staff who have committed to the MMHF Legacy Campaign 2016 though the MMH Payroll Deduction Plan. We appreciate their support tremendously! The staff believes in the good things that are happening at their hospital, our hospital. Thank you also to everyone who supports us throughout the year with donations or for our main fundraiser, the MMHF Annual Legacy Event. What a wonderful way to support our projects by attending the legacy events with the donor having a wonderful evening right in Holyoke while donating to a great cause.
We have begun a new year in raising $100,000 and would appreciate your consideration of helping us meet the 2017 goal. All donors are invited to take advantage of the Enterprise Zone Tax Credit through NECALG. If you would like more information talk to your accountant or financial advisor about the Enterprise Zone or stop by the MMHF Office at MMH.
On behalf of the Melissa Memorial Hospital Foundation Board of Directors,
THANK YOU to everyone who helped us surpass our 2016 goal!
Honoring and Remembering Loved Ones
The MMH Foundation is honored to receive monetary donations in honor of and in memory of loved ones and friends. Your loved one will be remembered at our Legacy of Thanks and their name will be placed in our memorial book at Melissa Memorial Hospital. You may designate where you want your donation to go or allow the board to make that decision.
Enterprise Zone Benefits
MMHF is a designated entity for the enterprise zone through Northeastern Colorado Association of Colorado Governments. You may receive a 25% tax credit on your Colorado state taxes. Contact your accountant, your financial advisor, or the executive director for more information. Make your check payable to MMHF/NECALG if you wish to utilize this tax benefit.