In May 2023, the Palace raised nearly $1.7 million for Morristown Medical Center
From the Women’s Society of Morristown Medical Center:
Morristown Medical Center Women’s Association (WAMMC) is pleased to announce its 20th May Mansion, Designers and Garden Show has been lifted $1,650,000 To benefit from expansion Gagnon Institute for Bioskills Training and Innovation in Morristown Medical CenterWhich exceeded its pledge by $1.5 million.
Mansion in May is WAMMC’s premier designer gallery in the New Jersey-New York region, having raised more than $13 million since 1974 for Morristown Medical Center.
Palace in May in Three fields in the Mendham District, which was brought to life through the design inspiration of 30 leading interior designers and 15 landscape architects, and is open to the public from May 1 until May 31, 2023.
More than 20,000 visitors toured the 9,000-square-foot brick-and-tile-roofed French country house built between 1928 and 1929, including its beautiful gardens set in 36 acres of rolling pastoral fields.
“We are grateful to the sorority for choosing the expansion and modernization of the Gagnon Institute for Bioskills Training and Innovation as the cause for its 20th annual fundraising event in May,” he said. Trish O’KeefePhD, RN, president of Morristown Medical Center.
“Their generous donation will help as we modernize and expand our critical skills lab to ensure we provide the most advanced simulation training to our highly skilled healthcare professionals and ultimately to our patients.”
“The success of our Mayo Palace Gallery and Gardens can be attributed to the commitment of our interior and landscape designers and the support of our sponsors and media partners, as well as the members and volunteers of the Mayo Palace Committee,” he said. Dale SkolnickPresident of the Women’s Association of Morristown Medical Center.
“We are extremely grateful to the co-chairs at our palace in May, Marie Courtemanche And Barbara Rowan and former WAMMC President Cathy Christie For their leadership, detailed planning, and most importantly, their dedication to fulfilling our pledge to raise funds for the expansion and modernization of the Gagnon Institute for Critical Skills Training and Innovation.
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Morristown Green Palace coverage in May 2023.
About the Women’s Association of Morristown Medical Center
The Women’s Association of Morristown Medical Center (WAMMC) was founded in March 1893 to provide financial support to Morristown Medical Center, part of the Atlantic Health System, and to help enable the hospital to respond to the changing health care needs of the community.
With a volunteer base of over 400 members, WAMMC hosts a number of fundraising events, anchored by its main event, the Mansion in May Designer Showhouse and Gardens. WAMMC also operates the hospital’s gift shops and The Bargain Box Thrift Boutique, as well as WAMMC Network TV, which created Calling All Kids, the first in-house family television station for young patients and their families to enjoy during their hospital stay. .
As a volunteer, fundraising arm of the Morristown Medical Center Foundation, WAMMC contributes to capital modernization and expansion initiatives across the Medical Center and funds innovative clinical programming, advanced research, and continuing clinical education to help attract and retain the brightest minds in medicine today. It has raised more than $30 million to date to support this mission.