Northside Hospital Nominated for 2012 Business Partner of the Year
January 24, 2012
Largo, FL — Northside Hospital was recently nominated by Blanton Elementary School for the 2012 Business Partner of the Year, presented by the Pinellas Education Foundation and Pinellas County Schools, in the elementary school category.Each nominee and the winner will be recognized during the Evening of Excellence Celebration held Monday, February 27, 2012 at Ruther Eckerd Hall in Clearwater to an audience of more than 1,000 community members
Northside Hospital was nominated by Blanton Elementary School for activities that include an annual school supply drive, recognition of Teacher Appreciation Week, and weekly mentoring of students in various grades at the school. Northside has also donated microscopes to the school’s Science Club, provided hospital staff for teach-ins, and provided gifts to students in need during the holidays.
Each year, business partners are selected and honored by the Pinellas Education Foundation at its annual Evening of Excellence. Three winners from Pinellas will represent our county at the state level in Elementary, Secondary and District-wide categories. School personnel, parents and community members were encouraged to nominate a business that has directly benefited students through financial support and/or volunteer hours.
Northside Hospital & Tampa Bay Heart Institute
Aimee Bennett, Marketing & Public Relations
(727) 521-5265 or Aimee.Bennett@hcahealthcare.com