Fourth Annual Queen’s Tea for Chilton Hospital’s Breast Center to be Held on October 3 and 10|
In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Chilton Hospital Auxiliary invites the community to its fourth annual “Queen’s Tea” on Thursday, October 3 and 10, at High SocieTea House, 20 Old Newark Pompton Turnpike, Wayne.
Two sessions are available for this event: The first session begins at noon and the second starts at 6 p.m. Both sessions are available on both dates.
Proceeds from the Queens Tea will benefit The Breast Center at Chilton. Last year’s sold-out event raised a record-breaking $5,000.
Registration of $40 per person is required in advance. Limited seating is available. For more information, call Marion Robertson at (973) 595-7206, Louisa Barresi at (973) 790-0045 or the main Auxiliary office at (973) 831-5345.
About the Chilton Hospital Auxiliary
By maintaining on-going fund-raising programs, the Chilton Hospital Auxiliary has donated more than $4 million to the hospital for the purchase of major medical equipment and the support of health care programs. The group was organized five years before the hospital was built. The Auxiliary operates the hospital Gift Gallery. Fundraising activities include a biannual Fashion Show, Queen’s Tea, the annual Tree of Lights, Theatre Night, the Brick Walk, Casino Night, Boiling Springs Bank Alliance Program and Cash for Gold/Boutique, plus a variety of activities that accommodate a wide range of talents, ideas, and energies. Auxiliary meetings provide opportunities for fundraising organization, education and socialization. Members invite anyone who is interested in joining them as they fulfill their responsibilities to the hospital and the communities served to call (973) 831-5345. More information about the Auxiliary can be found online at www.chiltonhealth.org/auxiliary.
Chilton Hospital is a fully accredited, 260-bed, acute-care, community hospital. It is a four-time recipient of the HealthGrades Specialty Excellence Award in Stroke, and Five-Star Rated for Stroke Care, the highest possible, for six years in a row. It is also Five-Star Rated for Joint Replacement and Total Knee Replacement for 2012. Chilton’s many services include minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery, a state-of-the-art Emergency Department, a Pain Management center, the Sleep Health Institute, the Comprehensive Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Center, the Chilton Cancer Center, the MotherBaby Center, an American Diabetes Association-recognized diabetes education program and a weight loss surgery program. Chilton has recently embarked on a $24 million modernization project, which includes the Cardiovascular Interventional Lab, The Breast Center and the Total Joint Center. The hospital is located at 97 West Parkway in Pompton Plains, NJ 07444. For more information about Chilton's facilities and services, or to find a doctor by name, specialty, or location, please visit www.chiltonhealth.org or call 1-888-CHILTON.