Evangelical’s Community Health and Wellness Granted $5,000 From Local Foundation
School-aged kids in the Sunbury area will continue to receive healthy lifestyle lessons through Evangelical Community Hospital thanks in part to a grant received from the Sunbury Area Community Foundation (SACF), an affiliate of the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation, for School-Based Health and Wellness Educational Initiatives.
Millie Boutique in Northumberland Supports Mammogram Program at Evangelical Community Hospital
Lindsay Napp (right) of Millie Boutique & Jewelry Bar, Northumberland, recently presented a check for $580 to Evangelical Community Hospital’s Andrea Bertram (left), Director of the Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health. The money was raised from a Fashion Show held in October, during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The show was the second annual event and the funds were raised through admission and Chinese auction proceeds. Millie is a fashion and accessory boutique that also carries natural soy candles, body lotions, and homemade organic soaps.
Evangelical Community Hospital’s 27th Annual Lights of Love Tree Lighting
LEWISBURG- Evangelical Community Hospital, under the leadership and direction of Evangelical Auxiliary, hosted its 27th Annual Lights of Love Ceremony on Sunday, December 7th at 4 pm in the Hospital’s Dining Room. The celebration included entertainment by the Buffalo Valley Singers and concluded with the lighting of the Lights of Love tree outside of the main entrance.
2015 Evangelical Gala Will Fund Oncology Programming
Plans are underway for the 2015 Evangelical Community Hospital Gala event. Being held Saturday, March 7, 2015, at Bucknell University’s Larison Hall, the 20’s themed, black-tie or vintage attire optional evening of dinner, dancing, and silent auction raises funds to advance vital Hospital initiatives.
Heaven’s Helpers of Central PA Donates Outfits to The Family Place of Evangelical
Evangelical Community Hospital has become the first hospital to take part in making an idea for giving back become a reality for Heaven’s Helpers of Central PA. The group, founded by Dawn McConnell of Hughesville, creates hand-crafted outfits made from donated wedding gowns for infants who never get to come home from the hospital.
Evangelical’s Clinical Data Abstractors Team Receives Award
The Clinical Data Abstractor team was recently presented with the Team CHOICE Award at Evangelical Community Hospital.
The Evangelical CHOICE Award recognizes teams within the Evangelical Community Hospital family of facilities who uphold the highest standards of Communication, Hospitality, Ownership, Integrity, Confidentiality, and Empathy. The award is given quarterly to a department out of nominations received from employees and managers.
Evangelical Auxiliary Hosts 27th Annual Lights of Love to Support Hospice
LEWISBURG- The Auxiliary to Evangelical Community Hospital will be hosting the 27th Annual Lights of Love Ceremony on Sunday, December 7 at 4 pm in the Hospital’s Dining Room, with entertainment by the Buffalo Valley Singers, and concluding with the lighting of the Lights of Love tree outside of the main entrance. Refreshments will be served.
Blaise Alexander Ford Donates Toward the Fight Against Breast Cancer
Throughout the month of October one local dealership took on the challenge to raise funds in the fight against Breast Cancer.
Blaise Alexander Ford in Lewisburg chose to donate $50 for each new and previously owned car sold during October, with a total of $7,550 coming to the Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health at Evangelical Community Hospital. The effort was part of the Paint the Valley Pink campaign, an annual partnership of Sunbury Broadcasting Corporation and Evangelical Community Hospital to raise breast cancer awareness.