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Why does Covenant Hospice Hold Fundraisers?

Submitted by Covenant Hospice Philanthropy Department Covenant holds fundraisers because the idea of a partnership between healthcare providers and voluntary efforts is built into the structure of the Hospice Medicare Benefit, which serves as the model for most hospice funding in this country. Many of the first hospices were entirely staffed by volunteers, with the philosophy […]

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The Roaring 20’s Are Back!

For two weeks now I’ve had a big grin spanning my face because of the great success of our most recent Pensacola Branch fundraiser. On Friday, August 24th, the hard work of a few staff and lots of volunteers culminated in one of the best events I’ve ever had the opportunity to attend. While racking my brain this […]

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Celebrating America with Covenant Hospice

With summer in full swing, the 4th of July is just ahead. The holiday marks a special day in America and there is a certain feeling of pride as baseball season heats up, fireworks light up the sky in every town across America, and many will enjoy spending time with family and friends to celebrate […]

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Mozart and Margaritas…What a Combo!

Thanks to the dedication, enthusiasm and efforts of our Alzheimer’s Family Services Fundraising volunteers, staff, Board of Directors and supporters, the 9th Annual Mozart & Margaritas event raised more than $29,470 for Alzheimer’s Family Services!  Here are a few highlights of this year’s event:   23 community partners sponsored this year’s event and made such a […]

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A Covenant Hospice Milestone…

Ok, today is the kind of day that will make us add a “milestone” to our Facebook Timeline. It’s the type of day that takes a lot of preparation from dedicated staff and volunteers. It’s a day that we have been planning for a long time now. I actually remember thinking about it many nights […]

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Volunteer Fundraisers Do It Again!

At Covenant Hospice, like most not-for-profit organizations, we depend on our volunteers in every department.  When we think of a hospice volunteer, what typically comes to mind is the sweet soul at the bedside of the patient providing support and companionship.  We’ve definitely got those volunteers.  But our volunteers do much, much more.  They support every […]

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Cruising for Covenant Hospice

Everyone loves cruises – they offer great value, fabulous food and entertainment and a hassle-free way to travel to multiple destinations. How great would it be if you could take a memorable cruise, joining existing friends and making new ones from our community, while supporting Covenant Hospice at the same time?! Well now you can! […]

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A World Affair

While you’re out starting (or finishing) your holiday shopping this Sunday, come join us at the Linkside Center Exhibition Hall in Sandestin for A World Affair.  This event is a cultural celebration of dance performances, fashion, and most of all – food!  A World Affair runs from 1-4 pm so it’s the perfect time to […]

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Turtle Derby–Sunday, November 13th

Come out to Five Rivers Delta Resource Center on the Mobile Bay Causeway for the 4th annual Turtle Derby.  With something for everyone, you don’t want to miss it:  Face painting, crafts, inflatables, and a coloring contest for the kids; the whole family will enjoy exploring the Delta on 30 minute tours offered by The Five Rivers […]

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Blue jeans and shopping!

We know fall is just about here when Covenant Hospice events become all about the blue jeans and holidays! Check out these upcoming events throughout Florida and Alabama:   Blue Jeans & BBQ – October 1 in Pace, Florida The 5th Annual Blue Jeans & BBQ will be held Saturday, October 1, 2011 from 4-9 […]

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