Wednesday, October 24, 2018: The Rotary Club of State College and Centre Volunteers in Medicine invite you to join them for dinner at the Penn Stater with the featured event -- a professionally produced trivia contest. The evening starts with cocktails at 6:00, dinner at 7:00 and will be completed around 9:30. Again this year we are holding an online auction and a limited silent auction at the event.
The Nittany Valley Half-Marathon
December 2, 2018: The 35th annual Nittany Valley Half-Marathon benefiting of Centre Volunteers in Medicine is open to both joggers and walkers. For a description of the 13.1 mile course in and around State College and to register see the event website. To become a sponsor of the event go to the “Become a Sponsor” webpage.
The Flutopia 5K
Thank you to the musicians and participants who came out on the morning of July 28th to support CVIM in the Flutopia 5K at Tudek Park. The most musical 5K in town! Over 100 runners/walkers participated on what turned out to be a beautiful Saturday morning.
Marathoners for Medicine
THANK YOU and CONGRATULATIONS to the MARATHONERS FOR MEDICINE team for another successful season. The team exceeded their fundraising goal of $46,000 to support patients of CVIM, because they believe “everyone deserves to be healthy!”
CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS. Would you like to help change and even save lives? You can make a difference at Centre Volunteers in Medicine. CVIM is looking for clinical as well as non-clinical volunteers like you! You can sign up here.
CVIM RADIO INTERVIEW. Cheryl White, Executive Director, and Sue Forster, Development Coordinator, talked with Michelle McConnell at station WBLF about the important work of CVIM. Hear the interview on the WBLF Facebook site.
CVIM SPEAKERS would like to come to your organization or group meeting to update you on what is going on with healthcare in our region, contact us for more information.
In February CVIM celebrated 15 years of caring for the uninsured. Many programs and services have been added to better care for our neighbors. To make arrangements for a CVIM staff member to speak at your next meeting, email Sue Forster at email@example.com.
Our Newsletter, THE CARING CONNECTION, is available electronically.
We are proud members of VOLUNTEERS IN MEDICINE ALLIANCE. This is the only national nonprofit dedicated to building a network of sustainable free primary health care clinics for the uninsured in local communities. In 2016, these clinics engaged 10,500 volunteers and provided care to 95,000 individuals.
Centre Volunteers in Medicine will serve and advocate for the medically underserved living or working in Centre County. Contact us if you need to set up an appointment for your family member or yourself.