Cape Regional Medical Center Receives $10,000 Grant from OceanFirst Foundation
October 15, 2018
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – OceanFirst Foundation of Toms River has awarded a $10,000 grant to Cape Regional Medical Center which provided sponsorship support to Cape Regional’s Home & Home and Health Show and the Warren L. Buckingham Memorial Golf Tournament. Both of these events were held during the summer months and all proceeds benefited Cape Regional Medical Center Surgical Services.
“We wish to extend our grateful appreciation to OceanFirst Foundation for their generous support and sponsorship of these two fundraising events,” stated Tom Piratzky, Executive Director, Cape Regional Foundation. The Home & Health Show provides over 500 free health screenings to the community each year and showcases both health and home vendors in Avalon on the 2nd Saturday in August. This year’s Home & Health show raised over $162,000 to benefit surgical services at Cape Regional Medical Center. The Warren L. Buckingham Memorial Golf Tournament , held at Stone Harbor Golf Club each year, raised over $60,000 for surgical services at the Medical Center.
For more information for the Cape Regional Foundation and how to become involved in these two events, please call Thomas J. Piratzky, Executive Director, Cape Regional Foundation at 609-463-4042.
About OceanFirst Foundation
Since its founding in 1902, OceanFirst Bank has built a solid reputation and legacy as a good neighbor and responsible corporate citizen. The Bank’s strong commitment to helping families, organizations, schools and communities throughout central and southern New Jersey has spanned several generations, reaching new heights in 1996 with the creation of OceanFirst Foundation. The Foundation provides grants to organizations that meet community needs within the OceanFirst Bank footprint. Since its inception, OceanFirst Foundation has contributed in excess of 6,800 grants totaling more than $36 million to over 900 local charities throughout central and southern New Jersey.
About Cape Regional Health System
Cape Regional Health System is an integrated healthcare delivery system serving residents and visitors throughout Cape May County. The system includes Cape Regional Medical Center, its flagship hospital, three urgent care facilities, Cape Regional Physicians Associates with over 60 primary care providers and specialists delivering services in multiple locations throughout Cape May County, the Thomas and Claire Brodesser, Jr., Cancer Center, the Jane Osborne Center for Women’s Health, Cape Regional Miracles Fitness and numerous freestanding outpatient facilities providing wound care, sleep care radiology, lab, endoscopy and physical therapy services.
Cape Regional Health System is a Penn Medicine Cancer Network member, and a clinical affiliate of Penn Medicine for Cardiac Care, Orthopaedic Care and Vascular Care. Cape Regional Medical Center is accredited by and received the Gold Seal of approval from The Joint Commission.