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Toys for Tots Drive to Deliver Holiday Cheer to Bergen County Families 

-U.S. Marines Partner with Englewood Hospital and Medical Center-

(Pictured L to R) Lori Villa, Special Events Planner, Englewood Hospital; Warren Geller, President & CEO, Englewood Hospital; Al Frater, District 2 Vice Commandant, Gooney Bird Detachment (Photo courtesy of Englewood Hospital.)
 

(Englewood, NJ, December, 9, 2013) – Englewood Hospital and Medical Center (EHMC) recently welcomed The Gooney Bird Detachment of the United States Marine Corps League to kick off the annual Toys for Tots drive.

Patients and staff members donate presents every year to help spread holiday cheer to the children of Bergen County. This year, all collected toys will be distributed to children in the hospital’s emergency room and pediatric outpatient departments and local family organizations.

To participate, visit the lobby of Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, where you can drop off a new and unwrapped toy to brighten a child’s holiday this year.

 
About Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
 
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center provides the highest level of compassionate, patient care and safety through a broad range of advanced clinical programs, treatments and diagnostic services. It is renowned for its bloodless medicine and surgery program, cardiac and vascular programs and its leadership in breast care, oncology and joint replacement services. Through its affiliation with the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and the Mount Sinai Consortium for Graduate Medical Education, this acute-care and community teaching hospital trains medical residents in many disciplines, including internal medicine, critical care medicine, surgery, pediatrics, podiatry, and pathology.  Its Vascular Fellowship Program has trained a generation of world-class vascular surgeons.  Additionally, many members of Englewood Hospital’s medical staff serve as faculty at Mount Sinai. Englewood Hospital has earned numerous accreditations from the Joint Commission and other organizations and is among the six-percent of hospitals nationwide honored with the prestigious Magnet nursing award, a distinction that has been earned three times by its nursing staff.