There are many ways for you to become a part of the Christiana Care Health System Community.
Junior Board – The Junior Board of Christiana Care is a not-for-profit corporation comprised of dedicated volunteers committed to community service and support of the health system. Its members give of their time and talents, raising money through community outreach and by operating the gift shops in both hospitals. Their capstone event is the annual Medicine Ball fundraiser, which provides support for a variety of services and programs within Christiana Care Health System.
For more information or to join the Junior Board, click here.
Friends of Helen F. Graham Center – Founded in 2002, the Friends of the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center is a volunteer organization working in cooperation with the clinical staff of the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center to help fund programs that enhance the patient care experience, support cancer research, and provide public education on prevention, early detection and treatment of cancer.
For more information on Friends of the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, call 302-327-3305.
Annual Special Events at Christiana
Christiana Care Health System relies on financial support from both community members and corporate partners to provide an array of exceptional healthcare and ancillary services to the people of Delaware. Similarly, our fundraising events are designed to appeal to a wide range of interests and audiences.
- Christiana Care Golf and Tennis Classic – Whether you are a scratch golfer, a tennis champion, or just enjoy playing, this exciting day of golf and tennis is held on the magnificent natural surroundings of the DuPont Country Club.
- Junior Board’s Medicine Ball – The Junior Board of Christiana Care raises money for different health care services and programs through its annual fundraising event, the Medicine Ball. An actual event is held every other year. 2017 is a non-event year, benefiting the Blood Pressure Ambassadors Program. Your support of this outreach program will positively impact the lives of your neighbors in the city of Wilmington and surrounding areas.
- The Fall Tea – Hosted by the Friends of the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, this event highlights Christiana Care physicians and clinical staff and also showcases the strides that the State of Delaware has made in the fight against cancer. The Fall Tea is held on site so guests can tour the facility and witness first hand the extraordinary work that is being done. For more information on the Helen F. Graham cancer Center, click here.
Pathways of Hope
Would you like to honor someone who has made a difference in your life? Have you or someone you love experienced extraordinary care at Christiana, and you would like to find a lasting and meaningful way to say thank you?
Consider purchasing an engraved brick to be placed on Christiana Care’s Pathway of Hope. Your customized brick will be engraved with your special message and placed in a beautifully designed pathway on our campus.
Pathways of Hope bricks are available for the Heart Pathway (at the Center for Heart and Vascular Health) or the Cancer Pathway (at the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center). For details on how you can become a part of this important endeavor, click here.