Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center Invites Media to Tour Home for 2014 House Raffle
Chance to Win a House Helps SJRMC’s Sister Maura Brannick, CSC Health Center and Women’s Care Center
The Foundation of Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center (SJRMC) is inviting the local media to tour the home for the 2014 House Raffle on Tuesday, February 11 at 10 a.m. This year marks the 23rd annual house raffle fundraiser for SJRMC and Women’s Care Center.
Built by Place Builders, this year’s grand prize house is located at 18140 Erin Court in Bradford Shores at Knollwood. The 2,448 sq.ft. house is approximately valued at $350,000 and features a two-story great room with fireplace, hardwood floors in the kitchen and dinette, first floor master suite with garden tub, three bedrooms on the second floor, and a three-car garage. This home also features two and a half baths, first floor laundry, patio, ready to finish basement with egress window, covered porch, and stone exterior accents. The alternative cash prize is $105,000.
Bradford Shores at Knollwood, an Adams Road Development community, is located southwest of the intersection of Adams and Ironwood Roads.
Proceeds benefit SJRMC’s Sister Maura Brannick, CSC Health Center, which provides healthcare to the underserved and Women’s Care Center, serving new moms and their babies. SJRMC’s House Raffle has made it possible for these organizations to return over $4.3 million in services to needy families, babies, and children throughout the community.
Second place winners can choose either a 2014 Ford Focus SE or a 2014 Honda Fit Sport, provided by Gurley-Leep Automotive Group. Second place alternative cash prize is $15,000. Forty cash prizes ranging from $5,000 to $175 will also be awarded.
House Raffle offers will be available to purchase beginning Tuesday, March 4 at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, located at 5215 Holy Cross Parkway, Mishawaka, in the lobby. Offers are $150 each. Sale hours are from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays only. Only 3,950 offers are sold and 42 House Raffle prizes are drawn, making the odds of winning one in 94.
The Early Bird Bonus Drawing will take place during the House Raffle drawing on Friday, May 2. To be eligible for the Early Bird Bonus drawing, a paid entry must be received and recorded by noon on Monday, March 10, 2014. Eligible entries will be certified by Kruggel Lawton and Company. The Early Bird winner will receive $2,014 plus a $250 bonus. The Early Bird winner remains eligible for the 42 House Raffle prizes.
The SJRMC House Raffle 2014 drawing will be held at 5 p.m. on Friday, May 2, 2014 at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center. Winners need not be present to win.
Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center (SJRMC) is a not-for-profit, multi-hospital healthcare system located in North Central Indiana, offering a full range of services. SJRMC includes: a 254-bed acute care hospital at our Mishawaka Campus; a 58-bed acute care hospital at our Plymouth Campus; a 40-bed Rehabilitation Institute; Outpatient services of the Elm Road Medical Campus; and the Saint Joseph Physician Network that includes 20 practices with over 40 physicians. All inpatient rooms at all SJRMC facilities are private.
A Catholic Ministry Organization of Trinity Health, SJRMC offers faith-based care in a diverse, team-oriented environment. SJRMC is continually engaged in improving technology, driving excellence in patient safety and outcomes. In April 2008, the system completed its conversion to Electronic Medical Health Records (EMHR), and now uses Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE). SJRMC launched Bar Code Medication Administration in June 2011. In July 2011, SJRMC was named one of the "Most Wired" hospitals in the United States for its progress towards greater health information technology. SJRMC’s Nursing Staff is currently on the Journey to Magnet Status. For