SVHC Teams with Stratton Foundation on 24 Hours of Stratton

January 02, 2017

BENNINGTON, VT—January 2, 2017—Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC) is proud to partner with the Stratton Foundation to present the Foundation’s landmark event, 24 Hours of Stratton, on Saturday, January 7 and Sunday, January 8, 2017, at Stratton Mountain Resort.

The fifth annual 24 Hours of Stratton is a family-friendly, active and healthy event which offers the one-of-a-kind opportunity to ski or ride around the clock. Proceeds benefit the Stratton Foundation, whose mission is to alleviate childhood poverty in Vermont.

Skiers and riders can enjoy the slopes, live music, spectator events, fireworks, good food, and great times, all for a great cause. In addition, SVHC is offering contests, prizes, and kids’ activities in the Base Lodge throughout the event. SVHC’s own Dartmouth-Hitchcock Putnam Physicians will be on hand for fun, interactive activities and question sessions.

SVHC’s team consists of more than 30 skiers and riders representing many hospital practices and departments. Those interested in skiing and riding for the cause should visit to register.


Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC) is a comprehensive, preeminent health care system providing exceptional, convenient, and affordable care to the communities of Bennington and Windham Counties of Vermont, eastern Rensselaer and Washington Counties of New York, and northern Berkshire County in Massachusetts. SVHC’s providers are members of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Putnam Physicians, a multispecialty medical group operated in partnership with Dartmouth-Hitchcock. SVHC includes the Centers for Living and Rehabilitation, a 150-bed long- and short-term care skilled nursing facility; the SVHC Foundation; and Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC), which includes 19 primary and specialty care practices. Primary care offices are located in Bennington, Manchester, Pownal, and Wilmington. To learn more, visit

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