Festival of Trees Raises Over $80,000

MEDFORD, Ore. — The 22nd Annual Festival of Trees is already a big success. More than $80,000 was raised at the Providence Community Health Foundation auction on Wednesday night. The Lego tree designed by a 9-year-old participant went for $4,100, more than the tree that included a five day trip to Disneyland. The money will … Continue reading »

Preparing for the Festival of Trees

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Providence Community Health Foundation is preparing for the opening of its 22nd Festival of Trees. The annual event features unique Christmas trees decorated by community members and local businesses. Those trees are being auctioned off to raise money for a new robotic surgery unit that will allow the hospital to do … Continue reading »

Providence Festival of Trees 2013

It’s that time of year again when trees are trimmed and lights are hung. We are just two weeks away from the Providence Festival of Trees. Providence Medford Medical Center’s Hillary Brown joins Danielle Craig to talk about the festival.

Providence Has New Operating Table

MEDFORD, Ore. — Recovery from hip replacement surgery has become much faster in the Rogue Valley thanks to a new operating table at Providence Medford Medical Center Hospital. The table was purchased with funds from the 2011 Festival of Trees and has been in use for about six months now. The table can move to … Continue reading »

Festival of Trees Exceeds Goal

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Palliative Care Program at Providence Hospital is getting a big booth to help those diagnosed with chronic illnesses. A holiday fundraiser helped bring in nearly a half-million dollars. The Providence Festival of Trees surpassed its fundraising goal this year, raising a little more than $487,000. That money will be used by … Continue reading »

Festival of Trees Wraps Up

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Festival of Trees at the Medford Armory also wrapped up its three day event this weekend. Event organizers say about 20,000 people came through the doors to see the displays. The event is an annual fundraiser put on by the Providence Medford Medical Center and this year the money goes toward … Continue reading »

$35,600 Raised From Festival of Trees

MEDFORD, Ore. – A local resource center for children with special needs received a big boost in funding thanks to a paddle call at the Festival of Trees on Wednesday night. The total donation amount topped $35,600. Officials said this is much higher than expected. Swindells Resource Center helps families free of charge who have … Continue reading »

Providence Festival of Trees Kicks Off

MEDFORD, Ore. – The trees are being trimmed and the lights are being hung as a decades-old tradition in the Rogue Valley kicks off. Designers spent Tuesday putting the finishing touches on the Providence Festival of Trees. The opening gala is Wednesday night at the Medford Armory and this year the proceeds will help the … Continue reading »