More than 120 golfers hit the links, 16 tennis players put their racket skills to the test, and dozens more came to enjoy the evening reception. Dozens of local companies and organizations sponsored the Palisades Classic, including top sponsors Qualcare Inc., Siemens Medical Solutions USA and Verizon.
“We are extremely grateful to all of the individuals and organizations that helped make this year’s Palisades Classic an overwhelming success,” said Bruce J. Markowitz, President and CEO of Palisades Medical Center. “Their generous philanthropic support during these challenging economic times shows that Palisades has truly made a strong connection to the people and communities we serve.”
Palisades Medical Center is located in North Bergen, NJ, and serves a population of 400,000 in Hudson and Southern Bergen Counties. The Medical Center is a member of the New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System, and features a 202-bed hospital and The Harborage, a 2 45-bed nursing home and rehabilitation center.
The Palisades Medical Center Foundation gathers support from local residents, businesses and other organizations to enable Palisades Medical Center and the Harborage to upgrade facilities, expand services, and establish greater contact with the community. For more information or to support the Palisades Medical Center Foundation, please call 201-854-5008 or visit www.palisadesmedicalfoun dation.org.
Pictured: Jeffrey S. Brown, Partner/Director of Garfunkel, Wild & Travis, PC; Bruce J. Markowitz, President and CEO of Palisades Medical Center; Jim Kirkos, President and CEO of the Meadowlands Regional Chamber; and Donald Yellen, National Accounts Manager of Sector, Inc., prepare to tee off during the 19th Annual Palisades Classic.