Presbyterian Hospital of Winnsboro Employees Raise More Than $7,600 For United Way 11/17/2008
WINNSBORO, Texas — Presbyterian Hospital of Winnsboro employees generously donated more than $7,600 to United Way, far
surpassing their campaign goal for the year.
Chief Nurse Executive Lisa Tarkington puts a pie in the face of Human
Resources Manager Brandy Royal, lucky winner of the United Way contest.
Among the events to raise money were a Pie-in-the-Face contest, a Christmas-themed silent auction and a guessing contest for
how many M&Ms were in a jar. The pie contest alone raised $170 for United Way.
In the pie contest, employees could put money into a jar to vote for the person who they wanted to receive a pie in the face.
Brandy Royal, human resources manager, was the lucky winner with the highest level of contributions, which won her the chance
to have a pie smashed in her face. Lisa Tarkington, R.N., chief nurse executive, did the honors of smashing the pie in
About Presbyterian Hospital of Winnsboro
Presbyterian Hospital of Winnsboro, soon to be Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Winnsboro, is a 50-bed acute-care,
full-service medical center serving Wood, Franklin, Hopkins, Rains and Camp counties since 1985. The hospital's services
include wound care, diabetes care, diagnostic imaging, surgery and pulmonary rehabilitation. For more information, please
call 1-800-4-Presby, or visit www.texashealth.org/phw.
About Texas Health Resources
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the
largest in North Texas in terms of patients served. THR’s system of 13 hospitals includes Harris Methodist Hospitals,
Arlington Memorial Hospital and Presbyterian Healthcare System, and a medical research organization. THR is a corporate
member or partner in six additional hospitals and surgery centers. For more information about Texas Health Resources, visit