Employees of athenahealth’s Belfast facility chose the Humane Society of Knox County to be the recipient of a $5,000 charitable contribution.

The gift was one of five given by athenahealth to organizations chosen by employees at the company’s facilities in Belfast, Boston, Rome, Ga., and Chennai, India.

On July 14, athenahealth analyst Peter Mergendahl, who nominated the Humane Society, and senior manager Patrick Rowland, presented the check for $5,000 to Humane Society Director Tracy Sala at athenahealth’s Belfast facility.