Grand Slam Charity Jam Exceeds Fundraising Goal for Camp Hometown Heroes

(Milwaukee, Wisconsin) April 14, 2017 – Medix, a national organization specialized in workforce solutions and recruiting skilled personnel for clients in Scientific, Healthcare and Information Technology industries, was a title sponsor of the seventh annual Grand Slam Charity Jam, an event benefiting the military charity organization Camp Hometown Heroes.

“Camp Hometown Heroes is near and dear to the Medix team’s heart. The work they do for the children and siblings of fallen heroes is unmatched, and we love supporting them through events, such as Grand Slam Charity Jam,” said Andrew Limouris, President and CEO of Medix. “Thanks to the combined efforts of many, more than $140,000 was raised and will go directly toward helping the children and siblings of fallen heroes find healing and hope.”

The 2017 Grand Slam Charity Jam was held on Saturday, April 1 at Milwaukee’s Wisconsin Center. Headlining entertainment for the night were The Commodores with special guests Post Monroe. There was also artist Dave Santia painting live, as well as a large auction that featured many items, including guitars autographed by Maroon 5, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, Huey Lewis and Willie Nelson/Merle Haggard. A charity dinner and cocktail reception raised needed funds benefiting the free, week-long camp for the children and siblings of military members who died through service.

“The parents and siblings of Camp Hometown Heroes’ campers made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom,” said Limouris. “These children are among America’s most deserving, and through sponsoring events such as this, it’s our hope to support them as they heal.”

In addition to Medix’s title sponsorship, the event was also sponsored by Kapco Metal Stamping and Landmark, as well as Aurora Health Care and the Milwaukee Admirals.

For more information about Camp Hometown Heroes, please visit hometownheroes.org.

About Medix

Medix provides workforce solutions to clients and creates opportunity for talent representing a variety of industries through our Healthcare, Scientific and Information Technology divisions. Medix has been featured on such prestigious lists as Inc. Magazine’s “Inc. 5000 Honor Roll” for its six consecutive years on the list of the nation’s fastest growing private companies, Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation and one of Staffing Industry Analysts’ “Largest Staffing Firms in the United States.” In addition, Medix has been featured on Inavero’s “Best of Staffing” Client & Talent Awards for the second consecutive year for providing excellent service, further earning our reputation as an industry leader. For more information, call (866) 44MEDIX or visit www.medixteam.com

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