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Riverwood Foundation has a rich tradition dating back to the ‘50s of grassroots,community fundraising support. From the first day the hospital doors opened, the Aitkin community has understood the importance of Riverwood Healthcare Center providing high-quality healthcare services.People just like you provide financial support through Riverwood Foundation to assist in meeting future healthcare needs and services, and to provide our growing population with quality healthcare close to home.

To see how donors are making a difference for healthcare in our community, see our 2015 annual report.


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Katie Nelson, Foundation Director
TEL: (218)927-5158
200 Bunker Hill Drive
Aitkin, MN 56431
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News & Events


The Aitkin Community Hospital, Inc., dba Riverwood Healthcare Center, will host its Annual Meeting on Tues., March 14, at 6:00 p.m. at the 40 Club Convention Center in Aitkin. Riverwood will present an overview of the finances for the organization and its operations along with highlights for the Foundation, Auxiliary, medical staff and quality management. […]


The Cook family of Aitkin recently made a $1,400 donation to the Oncology department at Riverwood Healthcare Center. This donation, made in memory of Richard Cook Sr., who passed away in December 2016, will be used to purchase gas cards for cancer patients who need to travel a long distance from home for their care. […]


For any new mother interested in learning more on how to care for herself and her baby, there’s a helpful educational series coming up in Aitkin. Riverwood Healthcare Center is partnering with Aitkin Community Education to host a 6-week education series called “Mommy & Me”. Six 1-hour classes will be held at Riverwood in Aitkin […]

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