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Showcase Chef Winners 2019

5th Annual Showcase Chefs Event Raises Over $8K

On November 7, the Windber Health Care Foundation Auxiliary held its 5th Annual Showcase Chefs event at the Windber Community Building. Local chefs handed out samples of their dishes to more than 200 attendees, who then were asked to “tip” their favorites. The event was a huge success, raising more than $8,000 for hospital projects …

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Laurel View Village Donates to JMBCC

Laurel View Village CEO Time Mock (left) and Senior Administrative Secretary April Coval (right) presented a $554.59 donation to Joyce Murtha Breast Care Center Director Erin Goins (center). To raise funds, they hosted a cookie sale, t-shirt sale, pumpkin decorating contest, awareness walk around their campus, and pink boot collections.

Their generous support helps fund Pink …

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Forest Hills Football Team Raises $2,000 for JMBCC

Senior players representing the Forest Hills football team presented a $2,000 check to the Joyce Murtha Breast Care Center. To raise funds, the team hosted a teacher and staff dress down day and the football boosters sold t-shirts at the annual Pink Out game on behalf of the team.

Their generous support helps fund Pink Ribbon …

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Portage Student Council Donates $1,000 to JMBCC

Portage Area Junior/Senior High School Student Council raised $1,000 for the Joyce Murtha Breast Care Center. To raise funds, the they held their annual “Pink Out” t-shirt fundraiser and collected donations while distributing pink ribbons at a home football game.

Their generous support helps fund Pink Ribbon Care, a program that provides assistance for patients who …

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Hannah Salamon Donates $90 to JMBCC

Hannah Salamon made and sold pink string bracelets to benefit the Joyce Murtha Breast Care Center. She raised $90.

Her generous support helps fund Pink Ribbon Care, a program that provides assistance for patients who are unable to pay for breast-related health services – including mammograms, follow-up diagnostic services, and genetic counseling.

Pictured, L to R: Joyce …

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Ebensburg Center Donates $2,615 to JMBCC

The Ebensburg Center presented a donation of $2,615 to the Joyce Murtha Breast Care Center from hosting a soup cookoff and basket party.

Their generous support helps fund Pink Ribbon Care, a program that provides assistance for patients who are unable to pay for breast-related health services – including mammograms, follow-up diagnostic services, and genetic counseling.

Pictured, …

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JMBCC’s 5th Annual Color Me Pink Run/Walk a Success

On Saturday, October 26, the Joyce Murtha Breast Care Center (JMBCC) held its 5th annual Color Me Pink Run/Walk. More than 215 attendees enjoyed a 5K run or 1.5 mile walk dotted with pink color stations throughout the streets of Windber.

“The Color Me Pink Run/Walk was a great success this year. I want to thank …

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JMBCC Accepts $4000 Donation from Leonardo DRS

Leonardo DRS presented a $4,000 check to the Joyce Murtha Breast Care Center from Pink Out Day employee t-shirt sales and a lottery tree raffle.

Their generous support helps fund Pink Ribbon Care, a program that provides assistance for patients who are unable to pay for breast-related health services – including mammograms, follow-up diagnostic services, and …

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Lions Club Donates Brady Buggy to CSSMCW Pediatric Therapy Program

Ervin and Linda Myers represented the Somerset Lions Club, 14-M, who generously donated a Brady Buggy to CSSMCW’s pediatric therapy program. The buggy, affectionately dubbed Leo the Lion, brings smiles to children undergoing therapy who visit the office. Physical Therapist Tonya McCool said “The Brady Buggy will allow our kiddos to move throughout our facility …

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CSSMCW Signs Rose Vial for 2020 Donate Life Rose Parade

Chan Soon-Shiong Medical Center at Windber (CSSMCW) President Tom Kurtz joined Center for Organ Recovery & Education (CORE) Professional Services Liaison Angie Hockman, for a rose vial signing ceremony. The rose vial will be placed on the Donate Life Rose Parade® float featured at the 2020 Tournament of Roses® Parade.

Celebrating its 18th year of participating …

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