Tri-State Hospital Foundation’s First Mediathon Fundraiser

Tri-State Hospital Foundation is hosting their first Mediathon Fundraiser December 15 & 16, from 7:00am-6:30pm. Funds raised will go towards the building of a new Inpatient and Dietary Wing for Tri-State Memorial Hospital. Donations can be made during those times by calling 509.758.4902 or by visiting

Tri-State Memorial Hospital is planning the construction of a new three-story Inpatient and Dietary Wing. This $35 M project includes a main floor housing 6 ICU rooms, lab, admissions area, café & bistro, and gift shop; a second floor housing 19 medical/surgical single inpatient rooms with 4 observation units; and an unfinished lower level. The new wing will be 54,395 sq. ft.

Through generous community donations and support, Tri-State Memorial Hospital is able to continue to enhancing the high-quality care they provide for those they serve,” said D’Lynn Ottmar, Chief Development Officer at Tri-State Hospital Foundation. “Every donation is important, and we are so grateful to the Lewis-Clark Valley community for helping make this dream a reality.”

With the passion for keeping healthcare local so families can heal as close to home as possible, Tri-State Memorial Hospital will continue to grow for the community. The new expansion will provide patients and families with the optimum care they each deserve.

During the December 15 Mediathon day, an anonymous donor has pledged a matching gift. Donors who pledge that day will have their gift match by the anonymous donor for up to $30,000. To learn more about the Major Giving Initiative, visit