Press

March 28, 2019

New Executive Director Announcement

The Benedictine Health Foundation announced today that Bernadette Rexford has been named the new Executive Director of the Ulster County based organization. She brings with her 5 years’ of experience as the Foundation’s Development Manager, providing her with extensive experience and knowledge in to the organizations well-established mission. Additionally, Bernadette’s daily interaction with patients diagnosed […] Read More

Albert J. Gruner, Jr.

March 12, 2019

Benedictine Health Foundation Announces New Board Member

Albert J. Gruner, Jr. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Julie H. Krieger President, Board of Directors Benedictine Health Foundation (845) 481-1303 brexford@bhfoundation.org www.benedictinehealthfoundation.org Benedictine Health Foundation Announces New Board Member Kingston, N.Y. – March 12, 2019 – Albert J. Gruner, Jr., Senior Territory Business Manager for Bristol-Meyers Squibb, has been appointed to the Board of Directors […] Read More

February 22, 2019

Benedictine Health Foundation Announces New Board Member

Kingston, N.Y. – February 21, 2019 – Jennifer Fabiano, AVP, Director of Marketing for Rondout Savings Bank, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Benedictine Health Foundation. Fabiano currently serves as a member of Junior League of Kingston, and previously served as Commissioner for the Kingston Parks and Recreation Department. Fabiano received […] Read More

November 27, 2018

Benedictine Health Foundation Funds Adolescent Coping Skills Program

KINGSTON, N.Y.  – November 27, 2018 – The Benedictine Health Foundation granted $15,000 to the Kingston City School District to allow J. Watson Bailey and M. Clifford Miller middle schools to continue “Do Better Today” a program that helps students develop coping skills for stressful situations and academic challenges.  The pilot program was launched in […] Read More

November 6, 2018

Benedictine Gala to Honor Community Leaders

KINGSTON, N.Y.  – November 6, 2018 – The Beichert Family and Dr. Zoe Weinstein, of Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), will be honored at the Benedictine Health Foundation’s 49th annual Winters Eve Gala, December 15 at The Chateau in Kingston. The Beichert Family, recipient of the St. Benedict Award for Community Spirit, will be […] Read More

June 5, 2018

Kick for Mental Health Exceeds $25,000 Goal!

Kingston, N.Y. – June 5, 2018 – Benedictine Health Foundation’s 4th annual Kick For Mental Health, coordinated by CLUBWAKA, raised $25,800 for adolescent behavioral health and substance abuse programs in Ulster County, developed by the foundation along with local educators and healthcare providers. Premier event sponsors were Hannaford Supermarkets, CLUBWAKA, iHeartMedia, Timely Signs, Ulster Savings Bank, Ryan […] Read More

May 24, 2018

Kickball Event to Support Adolescent Mental Health Services

Sunday, June 3, 2018 Dietz Stadium 10am to 2pm     Kingston, N.Y. – May 24, 2018 – Benedictine Health Foundation’s 4th Annual Kick for Mental Health kickball tournament, coordinated by CLUBWAKA, will be held on Sunday, June 3rd at Dietz Stadium from 10am to 2pm. Proceeds from the event will fund vital adolescent behavioral health and substance abuse programs […] Read More

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