Spirit EMS invites public to celebrate 15 years of service today

GREENVILLE — Today, the Spirit family will be hosting a celebration of 15 years of service to western Ohio and eastern Indiana.

From 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., the community will be able to join the celebration at their company’s main office on South State Route 49 in Greenville.

The event will feature food trucks from Mike’s Concessions, Bohndox Pizza Concessions, and Kona Ice.

Kona Ice will be serving guests starting at 2:00 p.m., and the first 100 guests will get free ice.

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Other activities include:

  • 1 p.m. aircraft from CareFlight and MedFlight will be on hand followed by a vehicle extrication demonstration by the Greenville City Fire Department.
  • 2 p.m. the high school Taiko drummers from Mississinawa Valley will perform.
  • 2:30 p.m. children will be able to enjoy a petting zoo put together by members of the Greenville FFA.
  • From 2:30 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Spirit personnel will give tours of its main facility and its up-and-coming community and education center.

Owner Brian K. Hathaway said holding the 15-year celebration to kick off the 47th annual National EMS Week, whose theme this year is “EMS Week: Rising to the Challenge,” only seemed fitting for recent times.

“Since Spirit’s inception, our employees have continued to rise to various challenges, all for the good of the patients, hospitals, facilities, schools, and agencies we serve,” Hathaway said. “Our dedicated staff certainly have gone above and beyond especially over the past few years during the pandemic, and we stand forever proud of them.”

GREENVILLE - As the nation celebrates National EMS Week all next week, Spirit EMS is publicly inviting the community to...

Posted by Spirit Medical Transport on Thursday, May 12, 2022