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

August 26, 2015

Bike for Cancer Care” Pays Tribute to Former Kingston High Athlete, Dan Barnes

The Benedictine Health Foundation’s Bike for Cancer Care is recognized for its fundraising efforts in support of local cancer patients through the Foundation’s Rosemary D. Gruner Memorial Cancer Fund. Now in its 12th year, the Bike for Cancer Care attracts over 450 riders and 125 volunteers.  The event to be held on Sunday, September 20, […] Read More

August 10, 2015

Benedictine Health Foundation sponsors HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley’s Health and Technology Camp for Young Adults

HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley hosted a free Health and Technology Camp at the Mary’s Avenue and Broadway Campuses for 23 local students from July 27 to July 31. This innovative, week-long summer program sponsored by the Benedictine Health Foundation, provided 10-12 year-old children with the opportunity to observe many different aspects of healthcare in […] Read More

June 24, 2015

Benedictine Health Foundation Receives Funds from The Bank of Greene County’s Charitable Foundation

Local non-profit organizations were presented with donations from The Bank of Greene County’s Charitable Foundation at the Bank’s new Kingston branch location in Ulster County.  On hand to present the awards were Donald Gibson (President), Jess Davis (Kingston Branch Manager), Perry Lasher (Commercial Lending Director), Sean DuBois (Commercial Lending Officer), Rob Agostinoni (Lending Manager), and […] Read More

June 8, 2015

Kickball Tourney Raises $15,500 to Support Adolescent Mental Health Services

The Benedictine Health Foundation partnered with WAKA Kickball & Social Sports to coordinate its inaugural Kick for Mental Health charity tournament at Dietz Stadium on June 7th.  180 kickball fans came out to play and raise awareness about the importance of adolescent mental health services. The event raised $15,500 to help support programs developed in […] Read More

May 13, 2015

HealthAlliance participating in Global Research Study

HealthAlliance Hospital in Kingston is participating in a global research study for patients with acute heart failure. The study is led in the Hudson Valley by principal investigator Dr. Ellis Lader, a board-certified cardiologist at HealthAlliance Hospital. He is working with study coordinator Pamela Van Kleeck, a HealthAlliance registered nurse with a cardiology specialty, and […] Read More

Supporting the Benedictine Spirit of Compassionate Care