Ridgeview Foundation holds 29th annual Golf & Taste Celebration

WACONIA, Minn. (June 24, 2014)—Ridgeview Foundation held its 29th annual Golf & Taste Celebration June 23 at Island View Golf Club in Waconia. Proceeds from this year’s event will support the Every Moment Counts campaign, which focuses on raising endowment funds and capital gifts to help secure Ridgeview’s future.

The success of the event was made possible by hundreds of volunteers, businesses and community members who teamed up to help transform health care in the west metro. The celebration included golf, bridge and Bunco tournaments, live music, hors d’oeuvres and beverages from area restaurants and establishments, and a buffet dinner. Rod Johnson, the voice of the Timberwolves, served as the emcee and guest auctioneer during an evening program that included silent and live auctions, and capped off the day-long event. View the Golf & Taste highlights video.

Major event sponsors include: Wigen Water Technologies; Lakeview Clinic, Ltd.; Beniek Property Services, Inc.; Community Bank; CliftonLarsonAllen, LLP; KleinBank; Laketown Electric Corporation; Lockton Companies; Medallion Cabinetry–an Elkay Company; Mortenson Construction; Twin Cities Orthopedics; CenturyLink; Electrical Production Services, Inc.; and SDQ Janitorial.

Ridgeview Foundation promotes philanthropy and builds relationships to support Ridgeview Medical Center’s mission to make a positive difference in the quality of life and health for the west-suburban communities served. A volunteer Board of Directors, whose members represent communities throughout Ridgeview’s service region, guides it. For more information about Ridgeview Foundation or how to become involved, visit www.ridgeviewfoundation.org.