Halloween Issues

Written by Samuel Reyes on October 31st, 2013

 

 

Hospital Gets Clever With A Piggy Mascot…Who Then Gets Arrested?!

Written by Lillian Tram on October 28th, 2013

 

No, this title is not a misprint, folks. Johnston Memorial Hospital found an interesting way last year to make their fundraisers a bit more fun, and they did it with a man dressed up as a pig mascot… who then got arrested. While the arrest was kind of a joke, the fundraiser was not, as they hospital raised more than $33,000 with the mascot’s help to benefit their Mountain States Foundation and improve care for people in and around the hospital.

 

Plus, overall, the campaign raised a whopping $209,000 – not only their most successful campaign to date, but something that proves that pigs can really bring in the bacon and fry it in the pan! Ok, bad pun. Sorry.
 
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