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United Hospice of Rockland Dancing With Our Stars Gala Raises $165,000

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United Hospice of Rockland's (UHR) Dancing With Our Stars Gala 2014 was a huge success and raised over $165,000 for UHR! It was a sold out event and the largest ever with 350 attendees. The dancers were amazing and everyone enjoyed watching them during their dance performances on Sunday, October 19, 2014, at the Colonial Inn in Norwood, New Jersey. The event honored Thomas Zugibe & family in memory of Dr. Frederick Zugibe and Vincent Abbatecola Jr. & family in memory of Vincent Abbatecola Sr. for their dedication and support of UHR and the community. Guests enjoyed cocktails, hors d'oeuvres,…

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United Hospice of Rockland (UHR) Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

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United Hospice of Rockland’s sound fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. United Hospice of Rockland is proud to be one of only a small handful of Rockland agencies that have earned this exceptional designation, and among only 4% of charities rated nationally who have achieved this level for five consecutive years.   Since 2002, using data-driven analysis, Charity Navigator has awarded only the most fiscally responsible organizations a 4-star rating. In 2011, Charity Navigator added a second dimension of Accountability and Transparency to…

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UHR’s 5th Annual Walk to Remember Raised Over $75,000

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United Hospice of Rockland held its fifth Annual Walk to Remember, in conjunction with the Rockland Road Runners 25th Annual George Wodicka Hook Half Marathon, 5K Run and Kid’s Fun Run on Sunday, April 6 at Rockland Lake State Park. It was a beautiful spring morning that drew over 900 participants and raised over $75,000 to benefit UHR. Ellen Feit raised over $3,200 to win the Avanti Cup, awarded every year to the most successful fundraiser. Ellen was walking in memory of her brother, Howard and while fundraising, her mother became ill, was admitted to the Joe Raso Hospice Residence and…

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