Southern Arizona VA Health Care System
Tucson VA Inpatient Gift Shop Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
November 27, 2015
TUCSON, AZ – The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System (SAVAHCS) in partnership with the American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) will be opening the Inpatient Gift Shop with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday December 2 at 9:00 a.m. in the R.E. Lindsey Jr. Auditorium, Building 4 at the main Tucson VA campus 3601 S. 6th Ave. Tucson AZ, 85710. The gift shop will remain open till December 4 at 2 p.m.
For more than forty years the members of the ALA have held their annual Holiday Gift Shop for SAVAHCS hospitalized patients. Hospitalized Veteran patients that cannot get out and shop for their holidays are able to select gifts, which will be wrapped and mailed for them by ALA members at no cost to the Veteran. Each year, the ALA donates hundreds of new items for the patients to choose from.
Media outlets interested in covering the ribbon cutting ceremony, please contact the SAVAHCS Public Affairs office at (520) 629-1819.