Press

July 11, 2016

Optimus Architecture Supports Mental Health Services at HealthAlliance

Optimus Architecture located in Rhinebeck recently presented a $2,500 check to the Benedictine Health Foundation to purchase new furnishings for the Mental Health Services Unit at HealthAlliance Hospital: Mary’s Avenue Campus, Member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network. “Mental Health Services at HAHV is extremely grateful for the very generous donation from Optimus Architecture to be used […] Read More

May 25, 2016

Benedictine Auxiliary Donates $20,000 to Support Cancer Services

On May 18, at its annual Fashion Show, In The Pink, the Benedictine Auxiliary presented a check for $20,000 to the Benedictine Health Foundation in support of cancer services at the Mary’s Avenue Campus of HealthAlliance. Dr. Camilo Torres, Radiation Oncologist, and Dr. Zoe Weinstein, Cancer Liaison Physician and Surgeon, accepted the check on behalf of HealthAlliance. Over 150 […] Read More

April 11, 2016

Benedictine Health Foundation Sponsors Educational Workshop on “Migratory Mourning”

The Benedictine Health Foundation sponsored a professional-education workshop for healthcare and human-services providers Friday, educating them about a widespread but little-understood secret suffering many immigrants experience called “migratory mourning”. More than 80 psychotherapists, licensed clinical social workers, substance-abuse counselors, case managers and other professionals who work with immigrants participated in the daylong event at HealthAlliance […] Read More

February 10, 2016

Benedictine Health Foundation Announces New Board Members

The Benedictine Health Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of three new board members. Craig D. Crump, Vice President with Key Investment Services has over 25 years of experience working as a Financial Advisor.  Prior to joining Key he worked with Lehman Brothers and Fleet Investment Management.  Craig has an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic […] Read More

February 10, 2016

Benedictine Health Foundation Announces Board Leadership and Members

Robert J. Ryan, Jr. has been appointed President of the Benedictine Health Foundation Board of Directors. The Foundation’s 2016 slate of officers include Julie H. Krieger, 1st Vice President; Paul Beichert, 2nd Vice President; Daniel J. Gruner, Treasurer; Jennifer A. Zell, Secretary; Richard H. Gillette, Immediate Past President. “Having served on the Board of Directors […] Read More

January 28, 2016

Ulster Savings Bank Donates $10,000 to Benedictine Health Foundation

Benedictine Health Foundation, Inc. is pleased to announce Ulster Savings Bank recently presented a $10,000 donation to the Kingston non-profit organization, once again confirming the financial institution’s unwavering commitment to quality healthcare. The Benedictine Health Foundation, which promotes compassionate healthcare in Ulster Country, is made possible by the support from the community through donations like […] Read More

December 3, 2015

Community Leaders to Be Honored by Benedictine Health Foundation

The Benedictine Health Foundation will honor community leaders, Dr. Martin Cascio and the Casciaro Family, at their 46th Annual Gala “Passport to Holidays Around the World” on Friday, December 11th at Diamond Mills Hotel and Tavern in Saugerties. Dr. Cascio will be presented with the St. Benedict Award for Medical Excellence. Cascio is president of […] Read More

November 3, 2015

Klock Foundation Supports Local Cancer Program

The Klock Foundation recently awarded a grant of $25,000 to the Benedictine Health Foundation in support of the Foundation’s Rosemary D. Gruner Memorial Cancer Fund. The Fund provides direct financial assistance to local cancer patients while they receive treatment. Each eligible patient receives $500 annually in the form of gift cards to purchase nutritious food […] Read More

Supporting the Benedictine Spirit of Compassionate Care