EAST Trauma Center Challenge
The results of the Summer 2023 EAST Trauma Center Challenge are in!
Thank you to our supporters from 59 trauma centers across the country who joined together to raise money for the EAST Development Fund. During this two-week contest, we were able to raise $48,678 for programs, awards, and scholarships that fund trauma leaders who are committed to preventing injury and advancing trauma research!
In celebration, we congratulate R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center – Baltimore for the most money donated, totaling $12,200! In addition, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital - Norfolk had the most donors among Level I centers, St. Joseph's University Medical Center - Paterson the most donors among Level II centers, West Chester Hospital - West Chester the most donors among Level III centers, and St. Luke's University Hospital Miners Campus – Coaldale the most donors among Level IV/V centers! See the Leaderboards below for the final results!
All these winning trauma centers will each receive a coveted framed Hawaiian shirt trophy and a prized lecture from a member of the EAST Executive Committee LIVE AT THEIR CENTER and virtually!
It was a close race, and we thank you all for joining the challenge and encouragingyour colleagues, friends, and family to donate and for keeping the competition funwith your team photos. If you did not get a chance to share a photo/video, please send it to email@example.com so that EAST can acknowledge your support. You can also tag us on Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn with the hashtag #ETCC, and we'll share your photos/videos!
We are excited to be able to use the substantial funds raised this year to continue to
support initiatives for leadership, education, research, and injury control and violence prevention through the EAST Development Fund. You can learn more about the numerous scholarships and awards supported through your generosity by visiting the Scholarships & Awards page. In an environment of scarce funding opportunities, your investment can make a profound impact on developing the next generation of trauma leaders while improving the care of injured patients. Learn more from our Scholarship & Award Recipients.
We look forward to next summer's challenge!
For questions regarding the EAST Trauma Center Challenge, including corporate match opportunities, please Contact us.