Mena Regional Health System recently celebrated Hospital Week. Throughout the week, departments were challenged to a friendly competition involving the collection of food items for the Rice Depot Backpack for Kids program. The program provides backpacks of food for the less fortunate children in local schools. “All departments exceeded expectations and collected a tremendous amount of food for the cause,” said Sonya Maye, MRHS Public Relations Specialist. A total of 3,683 items were collected. The Business Office and Medical Records Office teamed up ad won the challenge by collecting a total of 1,042 items of food.