29th Annual Presbyterian Daffodil Days
March 18, 2013
Presbyterian Healthcare Foundation will hold its 29th annual Daffodil Days, presented by Bank of Albuquerque, on March 22-23. More than 500 community volunteers will sell in excess of 160,000 daffodils over these two days throughout the Albuquerque and Rio Rancho areas.
Proceeds from the sales benefit Presbyterian Home Healthcare and Hospice Program, which provides ongoing support to patients in need of basic necessities such as food, medication, funeral expenses and utility payments
On Tuesday and Wednesday, March 19 and 20, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. members of the Presbyterian Healthcare Foundation board and volunteers will prepare and package thousands of daffodils at 6806 Academy Parkway East, Bldg. A-6. Please call Niki Allcorn at 923-6535 to arrange a time to cover the preparations.
Friday and Saturday sales sites include Bank of Albuquerque, US Bank, Flying Star, La Montanita Co-op, Presbyterian Hospital, Presbyterian Kaseman Hospital, Presbyterian Northside, Presbyterian Healthplex, Presbyterian Rust Medical Center, Presbyterian High Resort, Satellite Coffee, Walgreens, Weems Gallery and Whole Foods. Please call 724-6580 or go to www.phs.org/DaffodilDays for specifics on sales sites, dates and times.
Arrangements of 20 daffodils, baby's breath, greens and ribbon in a vase will sell for $25, a standard arrangement of 10 daffodils with baby's breath, greens and ribbon in a vase for $15 and a bunch of 10 daffodils for $6.
The Presbyterian Healthcare Foundation is a New Mexico not-for-profit corporation chartered in 1968 to support and advance the quality healthcare provided by Presbyterian Healthcare Services.
Presbyterian Healthcare Services exists to improve the health of patients, members and the communities we serve. Presbyterian was founded in New Mexico in 1908, and is the state's only private, not-for-profit healthcare system. Presbyterian offers eight hospitals, a statewide health plan and a growing multi-specialty medical group. Presbyterian is the second largest private employer in New Mexico with more than 9,500 respected employees and growing.
Proceeds Benefit Presbyterian Home Healthcare and Hospice Patients
Contact: Niki Allcorn, (505) 923-6535