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Riverside Pediatric Unit Receives Piggy Bank Donation from 2 Rivers Area Credit Union

Encouraging bright futures for Riverside's youngest patients

KANKAKEE, IL (May 9, 2018) -  Riverside Healthcare is pleased to receive a piggy bank donation from 2 Rivers Area Credit Union, designated towards Riverside's pediatric unit. 

Each piggy bank is filled with $5 worth of quarters, courtesy of 2 Rivers Area Credit Union, and were given to help encourage young community members along their savings journey - a gesture that's sure to bring smiles to Riverside's youngest patients.

Riverside Healthcare Volunteer Services presented 2 Rivers Area Credit Union with a certificate of appreciation for their donation. 

For more information about Riverside Healthcare's community involvement and award-winning care, visit riversidehealthcare.org. 


Riverside Healthcare is a fully integrated healthcare system serving the needs of individuals and communities throughout the counties of Kankakee, Iroquois, Will, Grundy and beyond. As part of the system, Riverside Medical Center, a 312-bed hospital, provides a full scope of inpatient and outpatient care and is a nationally recognized, award-winning Level II Trauma hospital with nationally-leading programs in heart care, cancer care, neurosurgery and orthopedics. Its reputation for nursing excellence has made Riverside the area's only Magnet® Recognized hospital. Because Riverside's clinical performance ranks them among the top 5 percent of hospitals nationwide, Healthgrades has named them a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award, and Truven Health Analytics presented them with the 100 Top Hospitals® award. Riverside also operates several community, primary and specialty health centers throughout the region. Learn more about Riverside Healthcare at www.RiversideHealthcare.org.