FoundCare to Receive 5 Percent of Sales from Whole Foods Market on Wednesday

FoundCare, Inc., a nonprofit community health center, will receive five percent of the sales from the Whole Foods store located in West Palm Beach on Wednesday, June 15th.

15BRI1nk07571The event, to be held at the Whole Foods store located in the Palm Beach Outlets shopping center on Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard, is part of Whole Foods Market’s 5 Percent Day, in which stores donate five percent of their day’s net sales to local educational or nonprofit organizations. FoundCare staff members will be on site all day in order to help Whole Foods customers learn about the organization and the vital health care and social services FoundCare provides.

“FoundCare’s Health Center provides quality health care to everyone in the Palm Beach County community, regardless of their ability to pay,” explained FoundCare CEO Yolette Bonnet. She added, “More than half of our patients do not have health insurance, and this generous gift from Whole Foods will help us continue to meet their health care needs. We are honored to have been selected as a beneficiary of this event.”

All Whole Foods Markets in Palm Beach County are participating. Other beneficiaries of Whole Foods Market’s 5 Percent Day are NamaStacy Yoga of South Florida (Whole Foods Market Boca Raton), Best Buddies Palm Beach (Whole Foods Market Palm Beach Gardens) and Discrimination Free Zone (Whole Foods Market Wellington).

FoundCare, Inc. is a nonprofit health care provider located in Palm Beach County. The organization operates a Federally Qualified Health Center that offers pediatrics, family practice, chronic disease management, behavioral health counseling, laboratory work, X-rays and dentistry, as well as an on-site pharmacy. FoundCare accepts most insurance plans, Medicaid, Medicare and self-pay on a sliding fee scale. FoundCare’s hours are Monday and Friday 8 am to 5 pm; Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 8 am to 8 pm; and Saturday 8 am to 1 pm. For more information call 561-HEALTHY (561-432-5849) or visit www.foundcare.org.