Shopping the Horizon Gift Shop is more than buying gifts….it is giving back to the community
December 16, 2011
The Horizon Medical Center Gift Shop, located in the East Pavilion, offers many holiday gift ideas for the season. Gift Offerings include many unique and affordable items such as; decorative accessories, jewelry, baby and children gifts and the popular 'Willow Tree' collectables. The gift shop is open 9am-3pm, Monday through Friday.
The Horizon Gift Shop is celebrating 15 years of service. Staffed by volunteers, the profits from the gift shop go back to the community. The Horizon Volunteers support the Dickson County Relay for Life, MS Foundation, American Heart Association, The Dickson County Help Center and more. They also support the patients and their families at the hospital and the Sarah Cannon Cancer Center. The largest contribution made by the volunteers is awarding college scholarships to seniors at Creekwood High School and Dickson High School. In addition to need and academics the recipient must be planning to pursue a healthcare career. The High School Guidance counselors has the information for seniors on applicant requirements. A scholarships is also given annually to a hospital employee to advance in their profession.
What a great way to shop for Christmas - purchase your gifts and also know you are helping the community at the same time!
For information on the Volunteer program at Horizon please contact Betty Weaver, Horizon Marketing Director, at 326-2350.