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Oklahoma… We understand.

What: West Jefferson Medical Center has started an Oklahoma Fund Drive. Donations to the West   Jefferson Hospital Foundation for Oklahoma will be presented to the American Red Cross following this drive which ends June 21. The funds collected are being exclusively earmarked to assist the victims of the Oklahoma Tornado.  

When: May 22 – June 21

Where: Donations to West Jeff Oklahoma Fund can be made by:

  • Checks made to: West Jefferson Hospital Foundation, 1111 Medical Center Boulevard, Marrero, Louisiana Suite N‐201  
  • By debit card, credit card or PayPal. Visit Foundation page at www.wjmc.org/OKhelp to make your donation •Payroll deduction – watch for payroll deduction form information by the end of this week  
  • And by cash donations made in Guest Services (Please complete Donation Acknowledgement Form for your contribution)  

Why: Many patients, hospital staff and neighbors have reached out to us in the aftermath of   Oklahoma’s deadly tornadoes. They want to help, since many of them have experienced natural disasters first‐hand, such as Katrina. Our hearts and prayers go out to the victims and their families.  

We’d like to thank everyone for their expressions of generosity and for their compassionate response to the needs of our neighbors in Oklahoma.  For additional information or assistance, please call 349‐2051.