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Student Nurses Association hosting breakfast benefit for Omega House

February 5, 2018

The Finlandia University Student Nurses Association (FUSNA) is hosting its second annual Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, February 24 at Gloria Dei Church in Hancock from 8 a.m. to noon. The proceeds will benefit the Omega House in Houghton.

Tickets will be available at the door for a $5 donation per person. Carry out is available, and all of those in attendance are invited to participate in a raffle.

Donations Wanted

The FUSNA is seeking community support and donations in the form of breakfast supplies, raffle items, or cash donations for this worthy cause. The student group would greatly appreciate any donation towards the fundraiser. In order for the group to properly plan for this event, please notify a member of the FUSNA prior to February 18 if you wish to donate.

Contact FUSNA President Melissa Helppi at (906) 869-5570 or mahelppi@finlandia.edu to donate.

About Omega House in Houghton

The Omega House’s vision is to be a community leader and resource for end of life care. Their mission is to provide a home-like environment where people at the end of life may live fully, receiving compassionate and competent care from professional, volunteer and family caregivers. Holistic care is provided to all of the resident’s living at the Omega House.  Supplementing holistic care, hospice trained nursing staff help control pain so residents can live each day in comfort and with dignity. One-third of residents cared for are veterans, and the Omega House has established a special fund to assist in providing care to any veteran in need of local hospice care.

Learn more about Omega House at omega-house.org.

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