UPMC Hamot hosting it’s fourth annual Hamot Strong Fundraiser and auction tonight.
The fundraiser was held at the Bayfront Convention Center tonight, with hundreds coming out for the event. The fundraiser raises money for scholarships the hospital distributes to students preparing to enter the medical field and those already in the health industry. This year the hospital awarded one million dollars in scholarships and pleged to raise 1.2 million dollars over the next two years of fundraising.
Nearly 700 employees and senior students were recognized for their commitment and education to the health sciences.