Evangelical’s Cancer Survivorship Program Holds First-Ever Couples Retreat
According to the National Cancer Institute, nearly 12 million Americans are living with a history of cancer. Recognizing the impact the disease has on these individuals, and the families who love and support them, Evangelical’s Cancer Survivorship Program is making strides to help in new ways.
Ultimate Express Car Wash Cleans Up For Breast Cancer
Ultimate Express Car Wash, Selinsgrove, recently presented Evangelical Community Hospital’s Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health with a check for $1,087. The funds were raised through a Customer Appreciation Day held on Saturday, October 26, 2013. The day included a retail and food vendor fair where local vendors could set up stands for customers of the car wash to visit and shop or gather information. 94KX, a station of Sunbury Broadcasting Corporation and partner in the October Paint the Valley Pink campaign, was also on hand to broadcast the event live. The donated funds came from 50% of car wash sales that day, customer donations, and the fees from the vendors to be part of the fair.
Evangelical Community Hospital’s 26th Annual Lights of Love Tree Lighting
Evangelical Community Hospital, under the leadership and direction of Evangelical Auxiliary, hosted its 26th Annual Lights of Love Ceremony on Sunday, December 1 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 of the Hospital.
2014 Evangelical Gala Plans Underway to Support Rehabilitation Services
Plans are underway for the 2014 Evangelical Community Hospital Gala event. Being held Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Bucknell University’s Larison Hall, the black-tie optional evening of dinner, dancing, and live auction raises funds to advance vital Hospital initiatives.
March of Dimes Thanks Evangelical Community Hospital For Caring For Babies
On Wednesday, November 13, 2013, the Northeast PA March of Dimes held a Day of Gratitude which included a visit to Evangelical Community Hospital to show appreciation for the staff of The Family Place, Evangelical’s obstetric unit. It was an opportunity for the March of Dimes to express thanks to the doctors, nurses, and other healthcare professionals for all that they do each day as they care for newborns and their families.
Evangelical Community Hospital Holds 26th Annual Lights of Love
Evangelical Community Hospital will be hosting the 26th Annual Lights of Love Ceremony on Sunday, December 1 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.