Volunteer Champion Pays it Forward to Help Patients in Need

Energy and excitement abounded at the 9th annual Kathy for a Cure event on November 12th to benefit patients at The Center for Cancer Care. Founded and organized by local fitness instructor and breast cancer survivor, Kathy Kerrigan, the day long fitness event attracted over 250 participants this year. “This event is a true testament to the impact that Kathy and her family have made within their local community,” explains Carrie Shaw, advancement officer. “We are honored that so many… Read Full Story

Our Heartfelt Thank You

At this year’s Trick or Treat Trot, Gary Proulx, MD, director of radiation oncology at The Center for Cancer Care at Exeter Hospital, and his wife, Sarah, announced their commitment to Exeter Hospital and its initiatives by making a major gift donation to The Center for Cancer Care,  With their contribution, Dr. and Mrs. Proulx join the Major Gift Initiative team, a group of donors who spread the advancement message to others, host events, and support the core advancement staff. … Read Full Story

Most Successful Event to Date for Exeter Hospital’s Annual Halloween 5K Run/Walk to Support Local Cancer Patients

More than 550 registered participants, volunteers and supporters came together on Sunday, October 30 for the 4th annual Trick or Treat Trot 5K Run/Walk and Creepy Crawler Fun Run hosted by Exeter Hospital and Core Podiatry.  Most attendees dressed in costume, running or walking in support of The Beyond the Rainbow Fund, a fund dedicated to providing financial assistance and support to patients in need at Exeter Hospital’s Center for Cancer Care.  This year’s event was the most successful to… Read Full Story

Dessert with Docs Introduces ENT and Oncology Physicians to Community

During the most recent Dessert with Docs event on September 22nd at the home of Houssam Aboukhater in North Hampton, NH, Core Physicians’ ear/nose/throat (ENT) specialist Taraneh Azar, MD opened the evening by highlighting current trends in ENT health, including human papillomavirus and concerns surrounding its vaccination. She then answered questions from the audience and turned the floor over to Panos Fidias, MD, director of medical oncology/hematology at Exeter Hospital’s Center for Cancer Care and a Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer… Read Full Story

Rockingham VNA & Hospice Recipient of $100k Donation

Parkman Memorial Giving Society Established in Honor of Ted and Floyd Parkman Rockingham Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice was recently named the recipient of a $100,000 gift in memory of Ted and Gertrude “Floyd” Parkman, longtime New Hampshire Seacoast residents who benefited from hospice care. The contribution was made on behalf of the Parkmans by Floyd’s daughter, Anne Perry of Massachusetts, and son, Chris Winslow of Pennsylvania. Ted and Floyd were long-time residents of RiverWoods at Exeter, a continuing care… Read Full Story