Sordoni Construction Donates $17,000 to Pediatric Clinic at Chilton Hospital|
Executive Vice President Matthew Lorenzo (left) and Project Executive Veronica Sager of Sordoni Construction Co. (second from right) hand a $11,500 check to Chilton Hospital President and CEO Deborah Zastocki, D.N.P., RN, and Pediatric Department Director Javier Lugo, M.D. at the “Constructing Hope” fundraiser. Sordoni donated a total of $17,000 after the silent auction’s proceeds were added.
Sordoni Construction Co., of Chester, NJ, held its “Constructing Hope” fundraiser at The Brownstone in Paterson. The event raised $17,000 for the hospital’s Pediatric Clinic, which provides comprehensive primary care services to children from birth to age 19.
Constructing Hope, held on September 28, was a formal dinner and silent auction which included various sports and entertainment items such as signed pieces by Yogi Berra, Joe Namath, Bono, Yankees, Mets, Giants, Jets and others.
“It’s evident that Sordoni cares tremendously about the families in our community and providing our youngest patients the opportunity for personalized care,” said Chilton Hospital Foundation Director Joan Beloff. “We are truly grateful for Sordoni’s compassion. This business truly lives up to its fundraising event’s name.”
For more information about the Chilton Hospital Foundation, call (973) 831-5165.
Chilton Hospital is a fully accredited, 260-bed, acute-care, community hospital. It is the first hospital in New Jersey to received Pathway to Excellence designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Chilton recently embarked on a $24 million modernization project, which includes the Cardiovascular Interventional Lab, The Breast Center and the Total Joint Center. It is also 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. In addition, Chilton is also Five-Star Rated for Joint Replacement and Total Knee Replacement for 2012 and 2013. Chilton’s many services include a state-of-the-art Emergency Department, the Sleep Health Institute, the Comprehensive Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Center, the Chilton Cancer Center, the MotherBaby Center a weight loss surgery program and minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery. 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.