Belleville, NJ—Members of the Clara Maass Medical Center Auxiliary aim to brighten
up the holiday season with their Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony &
Pre-Hanukkah Celebration, a festive annual fundraiser.
The general public is invited to join the medical staff, employees and
volunteers of Clara Maass Medical Center for the ceremonial lighting of
a holiday tree and a pre-Hanukkah celebration in the hospital lobby. This
signature fundraiser, hosted by Clara Maass Auxiliary and now in its 24th
year, will begin
Tuesday, December 13 at 4:30 p.m., followed by refreshments in the Cancer Center Conference Room.
“We are thrilled to be able to host this successful and festive event
again this holiday season,” says Angela Cuozzo-Zarro, President
of the Clara Maass Medical Center Auxiliary. “We’re looking
forward to celebrating loved ones past and present, and honoring the hard
work and dedication of the talented Clara Maass medical professionals.”
Well-wishers can purchase a seasonal and colorful ornament from the Auxiliary
in honor of someone special to them. The options for the holiday tree
include: a White Light for $5; a Multi-Colored Light for $25; a Snowflake
Ornament for $125; and a Treetop Ornament for $500. All proceeds benefit
the programs and services offered by Clara Maass Medical Center. This
year, contributions can be made toward the Pre-Hanukkah Celebration: Dreidel
for $5; Menorah Candle for $25; Shamash Candle for $125; and a Star of
David for $500. The names provided by donors, either in memory of or in
honor of, will be displayed on a poster at the event.
For more information on the Holiday Tree and Pre-Hanukkah Celebration,
or for an application to become a member of the Auxiliary, please contact
the Clara Maass Auxiliary at 973-450-2151.