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Middletown, N.Y. – September 23, 2015 – On Thursday, September 10th, Crystal Run Healthcare held a dress down day to raise funds and awareness in support of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Employees throughout Crystal Run’s locations in Orange, Sullivan and Rockland counties personally donated money and participated by wearing jeans for the fundraiser, “Dress Down for St. Jude”. Crystal Run employees raised a total of $2,366 which was donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital during Thunder 102’s radiothon on September 18th.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is a pediatric treatment and research hospital whose mission is to advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. Discoveries made at St. Jude have entirely changed how the world treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.
“I am incredibly proud of the tremendous support that our employees have once again given to St. Jude. Each year, the Crystal Run employees continue to amaze me with their generosity and care. Cancer is a disease that has touched so many of our lives and because of Crystal Run’s support of St. Jude, we are one step closer to finding a cure and saving another life,” said Michelle A. Koury, MD, Chief Operating Officer at Crystal Run Healthcare.