Beebe Medical Foundation Announces 2007 Beebe Honors Awardess
"The Board of Directors of Beebe Medical Center, the Beebe Medical Foundation and the entire Beebe Medical Center family are proud to present four prestigious philanthropic and service awards to individuals who have made a significant difference to Beebe and to the quality of healthcare it brings to the community," announces Beebe Medical Center President and CEO, Jeffrey M. Fried.
The Norman B. Baylis Award is presented to a distinguished community member honoring that person for outstanding service to healthcare and the broader community. This person helps Beebe maintain or further develop its place as a community partner and helps the hospital meet its mission to serve the people of Sussex County. It is with great pleasure that Christine M. Strauss will be recognized this year as the 2007 Norman B. Baylis Awardee.
The John W. Rollins Award is presented to an established humanitarian and philanthropist honoring that person or organization for giving time or resources to directly promote the betterment of our society. Beebe is proud to present the 2007 Rollins Award to the Longwood Foundation.
The Robert W. Tunnell Award is presented to a member of the Beebe Medical Center family, honoring a person for the efforts put forth to directly help Beebe Medical Center meet future healthcare challenges and to insure that Beebe maintains its leadership in healthcare. The Beebe Medical Center family is honoring E. James Monihan, LFACHE, with the 2007 Tunnell Award.
The Lifetime Achievement Award is periodically awarded to an individual or family whose lifetime commitment has significantly advanced the mission, values and goals of Beebe Medical Center and Beebe Medical Foundation. This year, the Foundation recognizes The Honorable Eugene D. Bookhammer with the 2007 Lifetime Commitment Award. His dedication to Beebe Medical Center has been exemplary and an inspiration to others. This award acknowledges Beebe's deep appreciation for his service of exceptional merit and spirit.
Beebe applauds Christine M. Strauss, the Longwood Foundation, E. James Monihan and the Honorable Eugene D. Bookhammer for their generous contributions and tireless dedication to Beebe Medical Center and Foundation.
Beebe Medical Foundation is hosting the Fourth Annual Beebe Medical Center Dinner & Ceremony on Thursday, August 23, 2007, at The Clubhouse at Baywood Greens from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. For reservations and information call the Beebe Medical Foundation at (302) 644-2900.
Beebe Medical Foundation was established in 1989 with the sole mission to raise philanthropic support for Beebe Medical Center. The Foundation is located at 902 Savannah Road, Lewes DE 19958. For more information on the Foundation, please call the office at (302) 644-2900, or visit us online at www.beebemedicalfoundation.org
Beebe Medical Center is a not-for-profit community medical center with a charitable mission to encourage healthy living, prevent illness, and restore optimal health with the people residing, working, or visiting in the communities we serve. For more information, please visit us online at www.beebemed.org