Chilton Hospital Auxiliary Raises $65,000 From 2010 Fundraising Efforts, Donates Money to Hospital 01/27/2011
The Chilton Hospital Auxiliary raised a total of $65,000 during 2010. On January 24, 2011, the organization presented a check in that amount to Chilton Hospital President and CEO Deborah K. Zastocki, DNP, RN (second from right). Auxiliary members pictured from left to right are: First VP Elspeth Moore, President Louisa Barresi and Second VP MaryAnn Morgan.
(Pompton Plains, NJ) - By maintaining ongoing fund-raising programs, the Chilton 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, the annual Tree of Lights, the Brick Walk, the Casino Night, 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.
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. 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/Hyperbaric Center, the Chilton Cancer Center, the Mother/Baby 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 Comprehensive 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.