At Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services (GAHHS) we pride ourselves on being able to help others in our communities. Most recently, GAHHS Personnel Committee member Benjie Pardick donated the $150 raised during the Annual Employee Chili Cook-off to C.A.P.S. (Community Afterschool Program) April Nettleton and Chic Meredith gladly accepted the funds raised for C.A.P.S.
April Nettleton and Chic Meredith accept donation from Benjie Pardick
C.A.P.S. is a non-profit organization that provides afterschool care at the GCMS elementary school. C.A.P.S provides a safe and structured environment for children in grades kindergarten through fifth grade to attend Monday through Friday from 3:10 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Some of the activities that C.A.P.S. offers are structured homework time, play time, arts and crafts, reading time, and snack time. C.A.P.S. has three teachers that provide daily care to the children who participate in the program. They are governed by a board of directors that meet on a monthly basis.