WADENA — The Tri-County Health Care Foundation awarded $13,000 in grants to local organizations.
The grants were created using the revenue-generating funds at the Minnesota Foundation. This allowed Tri-County Health Care to take a percentage of the equity each year to distribute in the form of gifts, according to a news release.
The obstetric department at Tri-County Health Care was awarded a $2,000 grant from the fund. This funding will be used to purchase a birthing stool to aid patients through the labor process. Funds will also go toward new towels, gowns and at-home kits that contain essentials for the first few days of parenthood.
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