Philanthropy Perspectives

Philanthropy Perspectives, a bi-monthly newsletter emailed to supporters of NorthShore University HealthSystem, provides profiles on grateful patients and friends who have made charitable contributions to NorthShore, as well as details on opportunities for involvement including volunteer groups and events.

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October 19, 2017

Supporting His Doctor’s Lung Cancer Research

It has been a scary journey for Steve and Linda Silverstein. Life changed dramatically just 16 months ago when a nagging cough prompted Steve to go to the doctor. Tests and a biopsy revealed he had stage 4 lung cancer. After four rounds of chemotherapy at NorthShore Kellogg Cancer Center in Glenbrook and a new targeted drug that addresses his particular mutation, Silverstein is on the mend. Read more

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Gift Helps At-Risk Teens Find a Calm Place

Low-income students are being helped with free acupuncture treatments through donations to NorthShore’s Integrative Medicine (IM) Program. To date, more than 400 treatments have been provided to students at Evanston Township High School and patients at Deerfield Outpatient Adolescent Center and Youth Services of Glenview/Northbrook. Some of the students face multiple challenges, including unstable living situations. Read more

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Benefit to Raise Funds for Families

It is thought that about 80 percent of moms to newborns experience the “Baby Blues,” which typically resolves in fewer than 10 days. But what about the estimated 19 percent of women who experience postpartum mood disorder (PPMD), which persists for more than two weeks and is marked by moderate to severe dysfunction. The upcoming Associate Board Benefit on November 18 will raise funds for ongoing PPMD research at NorthShore. Read more

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A health and lifestyle magazine from NorthShore University HealthSystem

Now in its tenth year, Connections magazine shares the stories of real people in our community who have benefited from the superior clinical care, exceptional patient experiences and innovative research at NorthShore.

Call Me “Survivor”
When Allen Bean suffered a stroke, every second counted and our expert team was there. Read Allen’s story and watch a video.»

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Save the Date

October 21 & 22, 2017—“Sing to Live” Concerts

November 18, 2017—Associate Board Great Gatsby Benefit

December 2, 2017—MRW Leadership Board 2nd Annual Benefit

 

Community Partner Events

October 23, 2017—Chipotle 50% Give Back Day

 
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