BELLEVILLE, NEW JERSEY— Pediatric Patients at Clara Maass Medical Center got into the holiday spirit
thanks to a surprise visit from Belleville Deputy Mayor Vinny Cozzarelli,
members of the Belleville Police and Fire Departments, along with Santa
Claus and friends who delivered toys and spread joy throughout the hospital.
“We are so grateful to Deputy Mayor Vinny Cozzarelli and the Belleville
Police and Fire Departments for bringing joy to our young patients during
the holiday season,” said Mary Ellen Clyne, Ph.D., President and
Chief Executive Officer of Clara Maass Medical Center. “This is
what the spirit of the holidays is all about. It’s so inspiring
to see what wonderful support we have in our community.”
Photo 1: Deputy Mayor Vinny Cozzarelli, Elmo, Santa Claus and an Elf from
the North Pole visit with Clara Maass Medical Center nurses.
Photo 2: Members of the Belleville police and fire departments, Deputy
Mayor Cozzarelli, an elf from the North Pole, Elmo, Santa and Mario were
accompanied by Clara Maass Medical Center staff as they delivered toys
to pediatric patients.