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.
Today, March 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 505-923-6535 to arrange a time to cover the
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 505-724-6580 or go to visit our Daffodil Days page 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
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.
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.