Motorcycle riders from around the region participated in a toy drop on Sunday, November 2, as part of the Annual Toy Run that delivered toys and other gifts to brighten the holidays for patients at The Unterberg Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center.
Blue Knights, New Jersey Chapter XV accompanied by Santa and his elves, delivered hundreds of gifts to the hospital for distribution to pediatric patients during the holiday season. This year, as in prior years, musician Glen Burtnik, formerly of Styx, was on hand to perform as part of the festivities.
In addition, each rider's $10 donation benefited The Unterberg Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, which offers the highest level of pediatric services for newborns to adolescents, including cutting-edge treatment, specialized expertise and an unsurpassed dedication to medical excellence in 32 pediatric subspecialty areas.
PHOTO: Blue Knights, New Jersey Chapter XV deliver toys to The Unterberg Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center as part of the Toy Run on November 2.
About Monmouth Medical Center
Located in Long Branch, N.J., Monmouth Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, along with The Unterberg Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, is one of New Jersey's largest teaching hospitals and has been an affiliate of Philadelphia's Drexel University College of Medicine for more than 40 years. From its earliest days, Monmouth Medical Center has been a leader in surgical advancement and has introduced many technological firsts to the region, including robotic surgery and other minimally invasive techniques. The hospital is routinely recognized by HealthGrades, the nation's largest premier independent health care quality company, for excellence in both emergency medicine and maternity care. U.S. News & World Reporthas recognized Monmouth as a regional leader in cancer, geriatrics, gynecology, neurology and neurosurgery. For more information on Monmouth Medical Center, visit www.barnabashealth.org/monmouth.