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Samaritan’s 2024 Celebration of Life Gala Raises Record-Breaking $275,000

Annual Event Honored Jack and Barbara Tarditi, Kyle Ruffin and Marcum LLP for their Continued Support of Samaritan’s Mission Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan recently held its annual Celebration of Life Gala, presented by Holman Enterprises, at the DoubleTree by … Continued

Rutgers University–Camden and Samaritan Sign Memorandum of Understanding Formalizing Premier Partnership to Advance Practice of Palliative Medicine

The institutions are joining forces to expand research, education and community engagement to advance the practice of palliative medicine in the City of Camden and the region.    Voorhees, NJ – On Tuesday, February 6, 2024 at the Samaritan Inpatient … Continued

Jack and Barbara Tarditi, Kyle Ruffin, and Marcum, LLP Named Samaritan’s 2024 Celebration of Life Gala Honorees

FOX 29 News Meteorologist Kathy Orr Returns as Emcee for Event to be Held Sat., February 10 Mt. Laurel, NJ – Samaritan will hold its annual Celebration of Life Gala, presented by Holman Enterprises, on Saturday, February 10, 2024 at … Continued

Samaritan Appoints Lisa Dutterer New COO of the Organization

Gibbsboro Resident Has 30+ Years of Healthcare Leadership Experience Mount Laurel, N.J. – Samaritan, a not-for-profit, leading provider of home-based primary care, palliative medicine and hospice care, as well as grief support, education and advocacy, is proud to announce that … Continued

Samaritan Hosts Annual Tree of Life Ceremony At Headquarters in Mount Laurel On December 5th

First In-Person Event Since 2019, Remembering and Honoring Loved Ones This Holiday Season Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan invites the greater southern New Jersey community to take part in its annual Tree of Life: Season of Light illumination program on … Continued

Samaritan Hosts 23rd Annual Giving Thanks, Preserving Memories Annual Thanksgiving Meal Delivery Providing 560 Meals to Local Samaritan Patients, Caregivers and Families

Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan donors and volunteers will be continuing their yearly tradition of giving in 2023 with their 23rd annual Thanksgiving meal delivery, Giving Thanks, Preserving Memories on Saturday, November 18. This year, Samaritan was able to prepare … Continued

Samaritan Offers Free Social Isolation, Loneliness and Connection Information Session on Monday, November 6

Jillian Racoosin of Foundation for Social Connection to Lead This Special Presentation Mount Laurel, NJ – Earlier this year, the U.S. Surgeon General released an advisory that stated loneliness is more widespread than other major health issues in the nation. … Continued

Samaritan Announces 2023 Day of Giving September 7-8

Mount Laurel, N.J. – Samaritan, the region’s leading provider of home-based primary care, palliative medicine, hospice care, social connections and grief support, has announced their 2023 Day of Giving, slated for Thursday, September 7, through Friday, September 8, 2023. The … Continued

Samaritan Offers Free Wills & Estate Planning Workshop

Samaritan Offers Free Wills & Estate Planning Workshop Workshop to take place on Tuesday, September 19 Mount Laurel, NJ – Did you know that more than half of the population does not have a will or estate planning document? Life … Continued

Samaritan’s 2023 Drive FORE! Golf Tournament Raises More Than $205,000 for Patient and Family Care

  Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan recently held their 33rd annual golf tournament, “Drive FORE! A Good Cause,” at Little Mill Country Club in Marlton. The tournament raised more than $205,000 and greater awareness for the essential services Samaritan provides … Continued

Samaritan Unveils a New Grief Support Group Starting in June Healing Hearts – A Space for Grieving Children & Families

Mount Laurel, NJ – To help South Jersey families who have lost a family member, Samaritan is unveiling a new in-person support group this June. Because loss is experienced both individually and as a family, Samaritan will offer Healing Hearts … Continued

Samaritan’s Annual Golf Tournament Drive FORE! A Good Cause Set for June 26, 2023, Sponsorship Opportunities Now Available

Mount Laurel, NJ – “Drive FORE! A Good Cause,” Samaritan’s annual golf tournament, presented by The Richardson Family Dealerships, will take place on Monday, June 26, 2023, at Little Mill Country Club in Marlton. Registration opens at 10 a.m., with … Continued

Samaritan Adds Two New Executives to Organization’s Leadership Team

Curatola and Biancaniello Bring Decades of Healthcare Experience to Not-For-Profit Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan recently announced that two new executives have joined the not-for-profit organization’s leadership team. Robert Curatola of Hammonton has been named Chief Financial Officer, and Mark … Continued

Samaritan Honors Employee Tina Rubano of Medford for 25 Years of Service

Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan honored Medford resident Tina Rubano, supervisor of its palliative medicine social work team, for 25 years of service at this year’s Winterfest celebration. The annual event recognizes employees and volunteers for their service milestones and … Continued

Samaritan Honors Employee Yvonne Rietschy of Browns Mills with Judy Taylor Award

  Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan honored Browns Mills resident Yvonne Rietschy, certified home health aide, with the Judy Taylor Award for Certified Home Health Aide Service Excellence at this year’s Winterfest celebration – an annual event recognizing employees and … Continued

Samaritan Unveils a New Grief Support Group Starting in March

The Holding Space is a Complimentary Online Support Group for Parents Who Have Experienced the Loss of an Adult Child Mount Laurel, NJ – For those dealing with the loss of a child, the grief can be overwhelming and feel … Continued

Samaritan’s 2023 Celebration of Life Gala Raises More Than $220,000

Annual Event Honored John C. Gillespie, Esq. and Innovative Benefit Planning for their Support of Samaritan’s Mission   Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan recently held its annual Celebration of Life Gala, presented by Holman Enterprises, in-person for the first time … Continued

Samaritan Unveils FOX 29 News Meteorologist Kathy Orr as Emcee of the 2023 Celebration of Life Gala

Mt. Laurel, NJ – Today, Samaritan announced that Meteorologist Kathy Orr of FOX 29 News in Philadelphia will serve as emcee of its 2023 Celebration of Life Gala, presented by Holman Enterprises. Samaritan’s 2023 Gala will be held on Saturday, … Continued

Samaritan’s Virtual Tree of Life Ceremony Set For December 1st  

Annual Ceremony to Remember and Honor Loved Ones This Holiday Season Mount Laurel, NJ – Samaritan invites the greater Southern New Jersey community to take part in its annual Tree of Life: Season of Light illumination program – a time … Continued

Samaritan, Voorhees Township and Opus Peace Honor Veterans and First Responders

Fallen Comrade Ceremony Provides Hope and Healing for Soul Injury Voorhees, NJ– To honor those who have served, survived and now carry the burden of the losses they have sustained, Samaritan partnered with Voorhees Township and Opus Peace to host … Continued