Annual Fund-raiser for JCH&L Auxiliary
FAIRBURY — The Spring Salad Festival of the Jefferson Community Health & Life Auxiliary will be held on Thursday, May TBA, at the Fairbury Elks Club. The Salad Festival is a fund-raiser for the JCH&L Auxiliary which has been a community event since 1965.
The salad festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets are $6 in advance, and $6.50 at the door. Advance tickets will be available in May at JCH&L, Jefferson County Extension, Fairbury Chamber of Commerce, First National Bank, American National Bank and Union Bank & Trust.
The Spring Salad Festival is the main fund-raising event of the auxiliary. The auxiliary provides scholarships to students entering medical fields, provides Christmas gifts for residents of the Gardenside long-term care at Jefferson Community Health & Life, and provides volunteer help at JCH&L in a variety of projects.
Anyone interested in more information about the auxiliary or the salad festival should contact Lana Likens at (402) 729-6855.
About Jefferson Community Health & Life
Jefferson Community Health & Life operates a 17-bed, acute-care Critical Access Hospital in Fairbury, Neb., offering inpatient and outpatient services, including obstetrics, surgery, therapy, screenings, and emergency services. Jefferson Community Health & Life offers additional health and life services, including Fairbury Clinic (primary and family care), Burkley Fitness Center, Gardenside (long-term care), and Home Health services. In addition, Jefferson Community Health & Life supports numerous education programs and support groups.