DALLAS--Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) corporate headquarters in Dallas will celebrate National Volunteer Month in April with employee service projects benefitting eight non-profit community organizations. The company’s goal is to provide 1,000 hours of volunteer service during the month.
“At Tenet, our mission is to help people lead happier, healthier lives and we know this mission extends far beyond the walls of our hospitals and other operations,” said Dan Waldmann, Tenet’s senior vice president of Public Affairs. “We are committed to making a difference in the communities we serve and proud to support the important work of these eight exemplary non-profit organizations as they address challenging issues facing our hometown.”
Tenet employees will volunteer with the following organizations:
Additionally during April, Tenet will hold a clothing drive for new and gently-used clothes and shoes for low-income families served by Crossroads Community Services. Donations can be made directly to Crossroads Community Services at 1822 Young Street, Dallas, TX 75201.
“There is no doubt that we are a company of caregivers at Tenet,” said Maria Martineau Plankinton, Tenet’s community relations advisor. “Our employees want to give back to our communities and help those in need so we are very pleased that we could create this volunteerism initiative in Dallas. Our senior leaders will serve as co-captains for each volunteer outing, further demonstrating our corporate support of volunteerism and giving back. We appreciate everyone involved and know that together we are helping change lives for the better.”
About Tenet Healthcare
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with approximately 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities in the United States and the United Kingdom. Tenet’s Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans. For more information, please visit www.tenethealth.com.
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