Donation honors June Collins

The Tammany Yacht Club gave a donation of $250 to the Slidell Memorial Hospital Foundation in honor of June Collins.From left (on stairs) are Debbie Smith, First Mates Board President Carole Gillio, Karen Allen, SMH Foundation Executive Director Laurie Panzeca, First Mates Board Secretary Rae Ann Normand, Nancy Ritzmann, Doris Burvant, Dodie Jones, Kathy Young and (standing in front) Scott Collins. SMH Foundation is a private non-profit 501c3 working to provide funding for programs of Slidell Memorial Hospital, including the Parenting Center, Regional Cancer Center, Employee Benevolence Fund and equipment upgrades at the hospital.


Slidell Memorial Hospital is a full-service 229-bed acute care not-for-profit community hospital located at 1001 Gause Blvd., in the heart of Slidell. Founded in 1959, SMH serves as a primary healthcare resource for families in St. Tammany Parish, La.; and, Pearl River County, Miss. For more information, visit . The hospital’s main phone number is (985) 280-2200.

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