The Margaret A. Darrin Charitable Trust is well known for providing transformative funding to organizations whose missions support the basic needs of the local community. In line with this mission, recently, the trust granted $2.5 million to support the Sameth Emergency Department (ED) at Morristown Medical Center’s renovation and expansion, specifically funding the purchase of an advanced CT scanner.
Outstanding patient care for Karen H. Hanson led her and husband, Jon, to donate generously to the renovation and expansion of the Carol G. Simon Cancer Center, a part of the Growing Forward Campaign.
Trustee for the Foundation for Morristown Medical Center and long-time donor W. Rodman Ryan, CEO of Open Road Auto Group, along with his wife Dianne Ryan, recently gave $1 million to Goryeb Childern's Hospital. Their gift was split between supporting the Growing Forward Campaign's renovation and expansion of Goryeb Children's Hospital and the BD Diabetes Center for Children and Adolescents, also located at Goryeb Children's Hospital.
Weldon Materials, Inc., a fifth-generation New Jersey-based family business has madephilanthropy a priority. For more than 20 years, the company has been a generous and consistent supporter of Morristown Medical Center, donating to new initiatives, campaigns and advancements at its Centers of Excellence.
T.J. Dermot Dunphy, CEO of Kildare Enterprises LLC, is committed to building healthier communities. More specifically, Dunphy, who was born in Ireland and raised in England, has donated more than $200,000 to Morristown Medical Center, mostly to women’s health and, most recently, art therapy.
As an emergency medical technician, Karen Zatorski was used to being in the middle of health-related traumas. She was not prepared, however, for her mother’s upper respiratory infection, which forced Carmela O’Rourke to be rushed to the Sameth Emergency Department at Morristown Medical Center.
As her condition took a turn for the worse, the 77-year-old Morris Plains resident was transferred to the Nancy and Skippy Weinstein Inpatient Hospice and Palliative Care Center.
A $360,000 grant through the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) Sustain & Serve NJ program will fund the delivery of 450 meals each day – breakfast, lunch, and dinner – from March 3 through the end of May to Morristown Medical Center team members.
Bob Tafaro talks candidly about his support of Morristown Medical Center and the role of philanthropy in healthcare, especially during a pandemic.
Community members donated thousands of toys during the 2021 holiday season to Goryeb Children's Hospital. Additionally, two organizations made monetary donations to spread joy to pediatric patients.
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