What We Support

Everyone benefits from a stronger Union

A community supporting a community. It doesn’t get much stronger than that.

From 2010-2015, close to $6 million was raised for our Union Health system. Here’s a snapshot of what your donations achieved:

Improving Community Health: $92,000

  • Vital sign monitoring systems for VNA
  • Liability insurance and ECG machine for SVHC
  • AEDs for Vigo Sheriff Department squad cars

Funding Education: $340,000

  • Tuition reimbursement
  • College scholarships
  • Continuing education for doctors, nurses & social workers

Caring for Patients: $488,000

  • Blood pressure cuffs for at-home monitoring
  • Pre-diabetes education grants
  • Mammograms for patients in need
  • Infant carseats
  • Gas gift cards for NIUX families
  • Pediatric therapy scholarships

Providing Equipment: $799,000

  • 3D mammography machine
  • Cardiac telemetry system at UHC
  • UltraMist skin therapy
  • Pulse ox monitoring system
  • Open heart 3D echo

Supporting Programs and Service Lines: $1,460,000

  • Music therapy for cancer patients
  • Social work outreach at Family Medicine Center
  • Chaplain’s fund
  • Maternity services baby friendly initiative
  • Think First trauma program for children’s bike safety
  • Employee health disease management program
  • Capital fund to build inpatient hospice center
  • Smoking cessation aids for prenatal program
  • Program for cancer rehabilitation
  • Cardiac rehab patient education materials

Discover how you can be part of a stronger Union.

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