2009/2010 DONATION NEEDS LIST
The Veterans Car Show/Volunteers for Veterans Foundation donated funds to the Loma Linda VA that
are earmarked for the following arears. Additional funds will remain in our account to be used throught
the year as needed for Veterans and Military organizations.
Satellite Television Inpatient Television Service, variety of channels for the comfort and entertainment of
Televisions Replacement television for patient rooms within Medical Center to replace broken
or repairs tvs
Social Work Service Outreach services, to include clothing (gift cards) food (Stater Bros), gas cards, bus tickets
& Homeless and other emergent needs, such as overnight housing, etc.
Glasses & Bifocals Purchasing glasses for Veterans that are not eligible for VA assistance
Women Veterans Women’s Health Fair & Breast Cancer Awareness
20 Pocket Talkers For hearing impair inpatients use
Community Living Mobility Rock Chairs for Palliative Care residents to promote comfort and moving ability
Center when visiting family/friends during their end of life experience.
Nursing Service and Cove Recliners assist residents with advanced illness to decrease the number of falls and
Community Living provide comfort and decrease patient’s anxiety. To include patients who have issues with
Center standard wheelchairs.
OIF-OEF Recent Physical and mental rehabilitation to include assistance with, Stater Bros. food coupons,
Returning Combat Wal-mart gift cards, bus and gas cards, etc.
Recreation Therapy Encourages veterans to be physically and mentally active in their own rehabilitation.
(to include 2NE) To include Games, outings, etc.
Video Game Systems, vidio games & Basketball hoops & basketballs for patients
Incarcerated Support of veterans who have been incarcerated or are serving probation to get needed
Veterans Support medical services to return to society as a productive member. They are often close to being
homeless and need a helping hand until other funds become available. Support includes bus
ticket to VA appointments, clothing and meals.
In-Patient Phones Ongoing need for in-patient bedside phones
Patient Comfort Cart Daily visits by volunteers to patient beside to meet daily needs for toiletries and personal
Volunteer Coffee Coffee and donuts to patients who are waiting in clinics, E.R., modules, etc. Provides
Cart warmth, calms nerves and attitudes.
Newspaper Provided to in-patients The Sun and Press Enterprise
Helping Veterans thought out the year in need of a helping hand ( rent, car repairs,car insurance, and
utilities) until other funds become available.
Rent, car ins