What: Lansing’s extraordinary Footprints of Michigan has been donating new footwear as a token of appreciation to essential workers in Mid-Michigan. The organization will deliver about 80 pairs of new shoes to Sparrow caregivers who are on their feet all day on the frontlines of care. As the region’s only community-based, community-led health system, Sparrow appreciates all of the support we’ve received during the past few months. Footprints of Michigan and Sparrow officials will be available for interviews and we’ll have visuals of the dropoff. Where: Sparrow Hospital lobby, 1215 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing. Park in Ramp A and go to first floor. A reminder: Social distancing and face mask guidelines are in effect. When: Tuesday, June 2, 11 a.m. Additional information: Any reporter or media wishing to attend the event should contact John Foren, Spokesperson, Media and Public Relations, at 517.364.8093 or 517.256.1743.
Sparrow, a member of the prestigious Mayo Clinic Care Network, is mid-Michigan’s premier healthcare organization that includes hospitals in Lansing, Charlotte, St. Johns, Ionia and Carson City as well as Physicians Health Plan, Sparrow Care Network, Sparrow Medical Group and the Michigan Athletic Club. Sparrow is affiliated with Michigan Medicine through the Sparrow Children’s Center and with Michigan State University’s three human health colleges. Through these partnerships and the dedication of our 10,000 Caregivers, Sparrow pursues a vision to be nationally recognized as a leader in quality and Patient experience. For more information, visit Sparrow.org.