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Belknap Subaru Donates Blankets and Messages of Hope to LRGHealthcare Oncology Patients

7/23/2018

LACONIA, NH- For a third year in a row Belknap Subaru, in partnership with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), has donated eighty brand new blankets to staff in the Anderson Ganong Cancer Center at LRGHealthcare, to be distributed to patients undergoing a cancer diagnosis.

 

“Through this donation, employees and customers at Belknap Subaru are able to show their support to local patients in their time of need,” explains Subaru Owner Mark Johnstone. “Everyone has a connection to cancer, and in partnership with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society we are honored to make this donation once again this year.”

 

Local elementary school students, along with Subaru customers and staff, wrote heartfelt notes of hope to patients, which will accompany the blankets.

 

“On behalf of our staff and patients at LRGHealthcare I’d like to thank everyone at Belknap Subaru and LLS for this very thoughtful donation of blankets,” states Chief Nursing Officer Theresa Champagne. “These gifts will most certainly bring a smile to patients receiving treatment here at LRGH.”

 

LRGHealthcare is a not-for-profit healthcare charitable trust representing Lakes Region General Hospital, Franklin Regional Hospital, and affiliated medical providers. LRGHealthcare’s mission is to provide quality, compassionate care and to strengthen the well-being of our community.

 

 

Photo: Belknap Subaru, in partnership with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, made a generous donation of eighty blankets, each with a message of hope, to be gifted to patients receiving treatment at LRGHealthcare’s Anderson Ganong Cancer Center. 

 

Pictured from left to right: Belknap Subaru General Manager Scott Ives; LRGHealthcare Hematology/Oncology Department Social Worker Karen Rice; LRGHealthcare Clinical Nurse Sue Falcinelli; LRGHealthcare Chief Nursing Officer Theresa Champagne; and Belknap Subaru Owner Mark Johnstone.

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