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Event Supporter Wins Hospital Raffle

Jay Justice, of Abingdon, Maryland, is the winner of the Kent & Queen Anneís Hospital Foundationís 2000 vacation raffle. The raffle was just one of the many activities held in conjunction with the Foundationís sixth annual Golf Tournament and Reception, June 2. Justice is a professional sales representative for the lipids and hypertension division of Merck & Company, Inc., a pharmaceutical company, which was a bronze sponsor of the tournament. The urology division of Merck was a hole and team sponsor of the fundraiser. Dan Saunders, a member of the Foundationís board, drew the winning ticket.

This yearís vacation prize is a seven-day trip to Punta Cana, a Caribbean island that boasts of spectacular beaches, marlin fishing and beautiful golf courses. Justice will enjoy the luxury of the all-inclusive package for two to first-class Allegro Resort Bavara Grand. This trip includes all meals, all drinks and all activities at the resort or he may choose an alternate vacation destination and have the trip value paid towards that trip.

The proceeds from this yearís event will benefit the community by helping to fund a renovation and expansion project addressing several outpatient services including: a new cardiac catheterization lab, emergency department, magnetic resonance imaging, oncology and chemotherapy services and the pediatric department.