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TD Charitable Donation
(continued from page 1)               HARVARD PILGRIM HEALTH CARE GRANTS                                              WDH Employees Donate Service Awards                                                              Kageleiry (continued from page 1)


According to Dr. Adelman, “The        PHYSICIAN CORPORATION $50,000                                                   to the Foundation                                                                                contributions to two key
mission of Wentworth-Douglass                                                                                                                                                                                          programs: the Children’s Hospital
Hospital is to provide medical        After a competitive selection process, Wentworth-Douglass Physician                                                                                                              at Dartmouth Pediatric Specialty
care for the community,” he said.     Corporation (WDPC) is distinguished as a winner of the 2011 Harvard                                                                                                              Medicine Center at WDH and
“The Dental Center is part of         Pilgrim Quality Grants program. The purpose of the Quality Grants                                                                                                                the Seacoast Cancer Center’s
its comprehensive approach to         program is to improve the health of patients in ways that optimize qual-                                                                                                         state-of-the-art stereotactic
medicine, and as the new Director     ity, safety and efficiency. Over the past eleven years, Harvard Pilgrim has                                                                                                      radiation therapy program.
I am excited to be part of its cut-   funded more than 170 physician-based quality initiatives, totaling over 13                                                                                                       “When we think back to the work
ting edge approach to healthcare.     million dollars.                                                                                                                                                                 Jim did in 1985 he helped create
I hope to solidify and broaden the                                                                                                                                                                                     the foundation that led us to
interaction of the Dental Center      The grant will help WDPC implement Patient Self-Management Sup-                                                                                                                  where we are today,” Walker said.
with the other Wentworth-Doug-        port in a Patient-Centered Medical Home in three primary care practices:                                                                                                         “No one deserves this recognition
lass providers and the community      Great Bay Family Practice, Hilltop Family Practice and Strafford Medical                                                                                                         more than Jim.”
at large.”                            Associates. The Patient-Centered Medical Home is a model of primary
                                      care that supports partnerships between patients, providers and the fam-
The Dental Center opened in           ily. Care is better coordinated and patients are empowered to take an                                                                                                            Foundation Hires
2005 to provide routine and           active role in managing and improving their health. The Medical Home                                                                                                             Senior Major Gift
                                                                                                                      Wentworth-Douglass Hospital & Health Foundation V.P. of Philanthropy and Chief Philanthropy
emergency oral healthcare to low-     has been found to improve outcomes for patients and save costs, especially      Officer Deborah Shelton displays the employee donation with WDH President & CEO Gregory Walker   Officer
income, uninsured, underinsured       for people with chronic disease. The grant program will provide a Nurse                                                                                                          Daniel Raposa accepted the posi-
                                      Coach in each of the three primary care practices who will work directly        On March 24, Wentworth-Douglass Hospital honored employees that at-                              tion of Senior Major Gift Of-
and underserved members of our
                                      with patients. The goal is to partner with patients to learn new ways of        tained 5, 10, 15, 20, 25 and 30 plus years of service. The employees can choose                  ficer in March. Dan has extensive
community. The Dental Center is
                                      managing their health.                                                          to receive a special gift or they can donate the monetary amount of their                        experience in fund development
an important part of the Seacoast
                                                                                                                      service award to the Foundation. Seventeen employees chose to donate the                         and has worked in healthcare
region’s oral healthcare safety
                                      According to William Brandon, MD, Exec. Dir./                                   amount of their service award for a total of $2,370. The Foundation is grate-                    and education raising funds for
net serving nearly 6,000 patients
                                      Chief Medical Officer WDPC, “We are very                                        ful for their generous donations.                                                                York Hospital, University of New
since 2005. The Center provides
a dental home model of care,          excited to be awarded a Harvard Pilgrim Qual-                                                                                                                                    Hampshire, University of Maine
                                      ity Grant. This will allow us to begin engaging                                 Car Donation leads to $10,000 Pledge                                                             at Orono and Saint Thomas
collaborating with Hospital-affili-                                                                                   Tom and Lisa Torr recently donated a Toyota Sienna van to the Founda-
ated physician practices to assure    patients more fully in their care and training                                                                                                                                   Aquinas High School.
                                      our nurses and other staff to become health                                     tion that was sold at auction for $5,950. They pledged an additional $4,050
that patients receive the necessary                                                                                   to bring their donation to $10,000. Tom and Lisa chose to support the
medical and dental care. In 2010,     coaches. Our goal is to make our care not only                                                                                                                                   The Foundation is pleased to have
                                      high quality but patient-centered and this grant                                Endowment Fund. Endowment gifts ensure there are funds into perpetu-
the Center launched a project to                                                                                                                                                                                       Dan join their team and looks
                                      will provide us with some essential tools to help                               ity available for the hospital to use as needs arise. With healthcare reform
integrate oral health in primary                                                           William Brandon, MD                                                                                                         forward to working with him on
                                      make this a reality.”                                                           and Medicare and Medicaid payments shrinking these types of gifts will be
care, training primary care provid-                                                       Exec. Dir./CMO WDPC                                                                                                          many new and exciting projects
                                                                                                                      more and more important to the future viability of the Hospital. The Foun-
ers to perform oral health assess-                                                                                                                                                                                     over the years.
                                                                                                                      dation is grateful for their generous support! To learn more about donating
ments of children and adults and                                                                                      a vehicle to the Foundation call 603-740-2687.
fluoride applications at well-child   thropic partnership with the TD Charitable Foundation is essential to the
visits. Oral health education and     Hospital’s ability to care for the underserved; their contributions will be     WDH&HF Classic Car Show
assessment are now integrated         used to provide dental services to those who otherwise would not be able to     The Classic Car Show will be held June 11, 2011 10 Members Way, Dover,
into primary care throughout the      afford oral healthcare.                                                         NH(WDH facility near Exit 9, off of Spaulding Turnpike) from 10 a.m. to
Wentworth-Douglass Health                                                                                                                        2 p.m - registration 10: a.m. to 1 p.m. The Show
System.                               The TD Charitable Foundation’s gift reflects their belief that organizations                               is sponsored by Wentworth-Douglass Hospi-
                                      such as the Dental Center play a significant role in sustaining vibrant and                                tal & Health Foundation in partnership with
The Hospital subsidizes the           thriving communities. TD Bank, through the TD Charitable Foundation,                                       TSC Classic Car Club. Proceeds benefit WDH
Dental Center by approximately        carries a legacy of supporting nonprofit institutions and their work through-                              Community Assistance Programs.
$500,000 annually. The philan-                                                                                                                                                                                                     Daniel Raposa
                                      out the region, contributing $71.2 million in donations since 2002.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Sr. Major Gift Officer
      Murder Mystery Dinner
                                                                                     Wentworth-Douglass Hospital
                               14, 2011
                          Mayp.m. Cocktails                                             & Health Foundation
                            6
                                                                                   2011 Community Education                                                                               WenTWorTh-Douglass hospiTal
                                                                                                                                                                                                  &

                                                                                                                           Happenings...
                                 7 p.m. Dinner
                              8 p.m. Show Begins                                           Series                                                                                              healTh FounDaTion
                               9 p.m. Intermission                                         Sponsored by the
                                                                                   Planned Giving Advisory Council
        proceeds will support Wentworth-Douglass Hospital’s new                             5:30 to 7:30 pm
                        Women & Children’s Center                                     Refreshments will be served
                  The Oaks Golf Club, Somersworth, NH                                     Auditoriums 2 & 3                A Not For Profit Charitable Organization
     Get-a-clue Productions will perform “Just Tell ‘Em ‘Joe Sent Me’”-                                                    April 2011 Newsletter
              participation not required. Tickets are $50 each.                   RSVP’s are requested to foundation@                         ....
         To order, contact the Foundation Office at 603-740-2581.                  wdhospital.com or 603-740-2687                                                     TD Charitable Foundation donates $10,000 to
                                                                                                                             Wentworth-Douglass
                                                                                                                                                                      support the Community Dental Center
It’s the Roaring 20’s and Prohibition is in full swing, but at “Rosie’s
                                                                                                                             Hospital & Health
                                                                                                   May 3
Underground,” the drinks flow freely. Join Edmund, Hugo, Rosie & the                  Melanie Dupuis, CPA, CCPS,
                                                                                                                             Foundation Board                         TD Bank representatives visited
Million Dollar Gals for an evening filled with singing, dancing, and murder!                                                 of Directors                             the Wentworth-Douglass Com-
                                                                                   Larry Raiche & Company CPAs, PA                                                    munity Dental Center in March
Be part of the elite guest list to celebrate “Rosie’s” new secret location. But        “College Financial Planning”
you can only get in if you remember to tell ‘em the password: “Joe Sent Me.”                                                                                          to present a gift of $10,000 to
                                                                                   Thousands of families have drasti-        Linda Hagan - Chair
                                                                                                                                                                      Dr. Ira Adelman, the Center’s
                                                                                   cally reduced education costs at the      Michael Bolduc - Vice Chair
                                                                                                                                                                      new Dental Director. Mary
                      Thank you to our sponsors to date!                           colleges of their choice without re-      Rick Card - Treasurer
                       Sherlock Homes Major Sponsor                                                                                                                   McLaughlin, Regional Vice Presi-
                                                                                   lying on financial aid! See and hear      Jay Levy - Secretary                     dent and Stacey Donlon, Vice
                           D. F. Richard Energy                                    how you can do the same!                  Gregory Walker, FACHE                    President, Commercial Lending,
                Perry Mason Cocktail Reception Sponsor                                                                          President & CEO                       presented the TD Charitable
                     CGI Employee Benefits Group                                                  May 10                     Neil Garvey                              Foundation’s gift in support of
                        Nero Wolfe Wine Sponsors                                   Kathleen Burke, Wells Fargo Home          Michelle Kurtz                           access to affordable oral health-
        Bellamy Fields and Watson Fields Assisted Living Facilities                 Mortgage & Tom Torr, Cochecho            Thomas Levasseur                         care. The TD Charitable Founda-
                      Bill Dube Ford, Toyota, Scion                                        Elder Law Associates              Kenneth Money, Jr.                       tion, the giving arm of TD Bank,
                           Federal Savings Bank                                      “Get the Facts: You’re invited to a                                                                                     TD Charitable Foundation presents $10,000 donation to
                                                                                                                             James J. O’Neill                         America’s Most Convenient              the Dental Center (l-r) Stacey M. Donlon, TD Bank Vice
                           Harvey Construction                                      reverse mortgage event to help you       John Pomerleau                           Bank®, has generously supported        President for Commercial Lending; Mary McLaughlin, TD
                           Knights Construction                                         learn about more options”                                                                                            Bank Regional Vice President; Susan Houghton, WDH &
                                                                                                                             Babu Ramdev, MD                          the Dental Center since its incep-
                                RELYCO                                             Undo myths and misconceptions                                                                                             HF Senior Philanthropy Officer and Dr. Ira Adelman, Dental
                                                                                                                             Debbie Reed                              tion with total contributions of       Center Director.
                     The Beacon Retirement Group                                   and get the facts you should know
                                                                                                                             Michael Steinberg                        $81,000 to date.
                        Tri-City Dodge & Subaru                                    about how reverse mortgage loans                                                                    continued on page 2
                       Agatha Christie Benefactors                                                                           Ann Torr
                                                                                   can help homeowners at least 62                                                                                              Kageleiry named Honorary
                           Laconia Savings Bank                                                                              Peter Walcek
                                                                                   years of age protect their assets.                                                                                           Director
                       Edgar Allen Poe Supporters                                                                                                                                                               The Wentworth-Douglass Hospital
                              Centrix Bank                                                        June 9                     Deborah Shelton, MS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                & Health Foundation named James
                 Coldwell Banker -- Peggy Carter Team                               Stephanie Burnham, Stephanie K.             Vice President of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Kageleiry as the first Honorary Director
                                                                                         Burnham & Associates                   Philanthropy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                for his role in the 1985 capital campaign,
Murder Mystery Raffle: Win a trip to The Balsams                                      “Guardianship and Powers of            Emeritus Director:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                his leadership on the Foundation’s
Win a 2-night stay at The Balsams Grand Resort Hotel in Dixville Notch,            Attorney—When Kids Become the                Maryann Wentworth                                                               Stewardship Committee and his generous
NH. Nicole’s Hallmark donated Baggalina Luggage to help with the winner’s                       Parents”                     Honorary Director:                                                                                               continued on page 3
packing! Retail Value: $1,360.                                                     What is the difference between a             James Kageleiry
                                                                                                                                                                                                               WDH President & CEO Gregory Walker (l) and
                                                                                   Power of Attorney and a Guardian-
Raffle tickets are 1 for $10, 7 tickets for $50 and 20 tickets for $100.
                                                                                                                             On the inside:                                                                    Foundation Vice Chairman Michael Bolduc (r)
                                                                                   ship? How do you get Guardian-                                                                                              present James Kageleriy (center) with a proclama-
The winner will be announced at the Murder Mystery Dinner -                        ship and what can you expect from         Harvard Pilgriom .......... p. 2
                                                                                                                                                                                                               tion naming him the first Honorary Director of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Foundation Board.
the winner does not need to be present to win.                                     the process? Get your questions           Employees donate ......... p. 3
            For tickets call The Foundation Office, 603-740-2581                   answered.                                 Mystery Dinner ............. p. 4
                                                                                                                                                                      Good Things Happen.

				
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