Gina Petillo — PFHC Fundraising Chair

Posted by on Mar 10, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Ever wonder what motivates someone to volunteer? To give freely of their time… in order to improve the lives of others? To solicit financial support and recognition on behalf of those less fortunate? Meet our very own Gina Petillo, a Parker Family Health Center (PFHC) volunteer, Board Member, and Fundraising Chair. Gina began volunteering when her two daughters were in grade school: first, as a Girl Scout Troop Leader, and later as a...

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Amboy Foundation Supports Parker Family Health Center

Posted by on Jan 23, 2014 in News | 0 comments

  In keeping with their commitment to enhancing quality of life in the community, Amboy Foundation, the charitable branch of Amboy Bank, recently honored Parker Family Health Center with a $5,000 grant. The Amboy Foundation has supported Parker Family Health Center since 2002, awarding a total of $48,000 to Parker Family in support of Parker’s core mission of providing health care to the uninsured. Per the Amboy Foundation website:...

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Polar Bear Plunge 2014

Posted by on Jan 17, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Parker Family Health Center was feeling the chill this past New Year’s Day as the 11th Annual Sons of Ireland Polar Bear Plunge took place in Asbury Park. Approximately 500 plungers braved the 34F ocean temperature in support of Parker Family and four other non profit charitable organizations located throughout Monmouth County. REGISTRATION INFORMATION PLUNGERS In addition to our PFHC supporters shown...

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Sons of Ireland Hosts New Year’s Day Polar Bear Plunge!

Posted by on Dec 6, 2013 in News | 0 comments

This coming New Year’s Day, Sons of Ireland will be hosting the Sons of Ireland 11th Annual Polar Bear Plunge. Captained by Team Leaders Terence Flynn (PFHC Board Member) and Dr. Teresa Liccardi (PFHC Physician Volunteer), Parker Family volunteers will be plunging right along with other enthusiasts in support of this special event! The festivities will kick off with registration from 10am to noon at Convention Hall in Asbury Park. Kimon...

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Monmouth Park Charity Fund Donation

Posted by on Nov 22, 2013 in News | 0 comments

The Monmouth Park Charity Fund was established 66 years ago by the late Armory I. Haskell, the late Philip H. Iselin, and fifteen women of influence residing within the Monmouth County vicinity. Seeking a way to thank the community for its support throughout the revival of Monmouth Park Racetrack, this group of men and women proposed the creation of the Monmouth Park Charity Fund, an on-going way to give back to the community. The mission of the...

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Cristine Meredith Miele Foundation Backs Parker Family Health Center in Cancer Prevention

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013 in News | 0 comments

The Parker Family Health Center is partnering with the Cristine Meredith Miele Foundation to expand early detection and breast cancer prevention for Parker patients. The Miele Foundation is funding testing and genetic counseling for patients with BRCA gene mutations, mutations noted for increased risk of breast cancer. Based on their personal or family history of cancer, seven Parker patients have already been identified by Parker Family and...

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