SDAHO PAC campaign update


Momentum is building one month into the SDAHO PAC campaign for 2017. Your donations are vitally important to the association’s advocacy efforts and support sound health care policy and impact elections in South Dakota and in Washington D.C. Here’s the donation update:

  • Received to date: $15,943
  • PAC Goal for 2017: $47,000
  • 103 raffle tickets sold; 197 remaining

This year a raffle has been added to the fundraising campaign. The grand prize is a seven-day trip to Hawaii valued at $5,000! The travel voucher includes airfare, lodging and car rental. The second prize is a beautiful hand-crafted quilt valued at $500.

Only 300 tickets will be sold at a cost of $50 each. The drawing will be held at the Annual Convention in Rapid City on Sept. 21. Funds raised from the raffle will be applied to the facility goal! To purchase raffle tickets please contact Julie Mork at (605) 789-7533.

Our top donors include:

Facility Goal:

  • Sanford Clear Lake Medical Center, Clear Lake
  • Faulkton Area Medical Center, Faulkton
  • Milbank Area Hospital Avera, Milbank
  • Tekawitha Living Center, Sisseton

Ben Franklin Club ($1,000)

  • Scott A. Duke, SDAHO, Sioux Falls
  • Paul Hanson, Sanford USD Medical Center, Sioux Falls

Chairman’s Circle ($500)

  • Doug Ekeren, Avera Sacred Heart, Yankton
  • Tony Erickson, Avera Sacred Heart Hospital, Yankton
  • Curt Hohman, Avera McKennan, Sioux Falls
  • Joann Kunkel, Sanford Health, Sioux Falls
  • Debra A. Owen, SDAHO, Sioux Falls

Rushmore Circle ($500)

  • Jay Jahnig, Faulkton Area Medical Center, Faulkton
  • Richard Molseed, Avera, Sioux Falls

Capitol Club ($350)

  • John Ayoub, Mobridge Regional Hospital, Mobridge
  • Eric Hilmoe, Sanford Health, Sioux Falls
  • Gilbert Johnson, SDAHO, Sioux Falls
  • Tamara Miller, Madison Regional Health System, Madison
  • John Pierce, Regional Health, Rapid City
  • Jen Porter, SDAHO, Sioux Falls
  • John Porter, Avera Health, Sioux Falls
  • Fred Slunecka, Avera Health, Sioux Falls
  • Steve Statz, Avera Health. Sioux Falls

Capitol Club ($250)

  • Michael Diedrich, Regional Health, Rapid City
  • Sandra Dieleman, Avera at Home, Sioux Falls
  • David Erickson, Avera Health, Sioux Falls
  • Teresa Mallet, Madison Regional Health System, Madison
  • Mark Schulte, Sturgis Regional Hospital, Sturgis
  • Mike Wilde, Sanford, Sioux Falls

The PAC campaign deadline is Aug. 7. However, raffle ticket purchases and golf team mulligan purchases will be applied toward facility goals after the deadline. For more information please contact Debra A. Owen or call (605) 361-2281. Click here for the SDAHO PAC brochure.