Jamul, CA, January 4, 2021 – Right this moment, the Jamul Indian Village of California (JIV or Tribe), proprietor and operator of Jamul On line casino®, introduced its 2020 year-end donations totaling $75,000 to native healthcare businesses, together with $45,000 to Sharp Grossmont Hospital, $15,000 to Southern Indian Well being Council, and $15,000 to Indian Well being Council, Inc.
JIV supplied these year-end healthcare donations along with its annual fall philanthropy and neighborhood outreach campaigns, which included contributing greater than $40,000 to non-profits for breast most cancers analysis and consciousness, veterans’ packages, and different native causes. These donations mirror JIV’s want to present again to the neighborhood in impactful methods, particularly through the COVID-19 pandemic that has significantly challenged front-line employees within the healthcare business.
JIV’s donation recipients embrace:
- Sharp Grossmont Hospital: Gives revolutionary, cutting-edge medical care as East San Diego County’s largest healthcare facility, together with one of many nation’s most technologically superior emergency rooms. It’s uniquely certified to take care of older adults as accredited by the American Faculty of Emergency Physicians.
- Southern Indian Well being Council (SIHC): Gives a complete vary of wellness, skilled well being care, dental, and social companies to the members of SIHC’s tribal consortium consisting of Barona, Campo, Ewiiaapaayp, JIV, La Posta, Manzanita, and Viejas, in addition to to the members of different tribes and non-tribal members.
- Indian Well being Council, Inc. (IHC): Supplies an array of well being and wellness companies and packages to the North San Diego County reservations of Inaja-Cosmit, La Jolla, Los Coyotes, Mesa Grande, Pala, Pauma, Rincon, San Pasqual, and Santa Ysabel.
Scott Evans, PharmD, MHA, Chief Government Officer of Sharp Grossmont Hospital, acknowledged, “We’re extremely grateful to Jamul Indian Village Tribe for his or her beneficiant assist of Sharp Grossmont Hospital’s COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund. The funds will go on to assist our efforts to take care of our East County neighborhood and our caregivers as we proceed to combat the pandemic.”
An SIHC spokesperson commented that JIV’s “beneficiant donation will likely be utilized by SIHC to supply extra assist, companies, and actions for the Indian Little one Social Providers Division to advertise stability and safety for American Indian kids and households.” IHC will equally use the JIV donations to assist Native American kids and households and its Chief Government Officer Orvin Hanson acknowledged, “We’re very grateful for the Tribe’s generosity!”
JIV Chairwoman Erica M. Pinto acknowledged, “As we mirror on the previous yr, the Tribe wished to present again to those that have been impacted by COVID-19. We’re donating these funds to honor the braveness and resilience of our front-line healthcare employees and to assist the youngsters and households who’re struggling on account of the pandemic. We’re really grateful for the extraordinary and tireless efforts of every of those organizations and their employees.”
About Jamul Indian Village of California (JIV or Tribe)
JIV is certainly one of 13 federally acknowledged tribes which might be a part of the Kumeyaay Nation, with roots in east San Diego County going again 12,000 years. The Tribe makes use of income and assets from Jamul On line casino to fund instructional alternatives, well being care, and housing initiatives for its members, and initiatives that profit the encompassing neighborhood, by means of a tribal-state gaming compact with the State of California signed in 2016. For extra details about JIV, please go to jamulindianvillage.com.
Picture Erica M.Pinto Chairwoman of Jamul Indian Village of California
About Jamul On line casino
Opened in 2016, the Jamul On line casino is positioned in Jamul, California, San Diego County, and is owned and operated by Jamul Indian Village Improvement Company (JIVDC), an entirely owned enterprise of the Tribe. The $430 million, award-winning on line casino options almost 1,700 slot machines, 39 dwell desk video games, and a devoted poker site and numerous eating places, bars and lounges. Jamul On line casino helps greater than 1,000 everlasting jobs within the area. For extra details about Jamul On line casino, please go to www.jamulcasinosd.com.