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Community Volunteers in Medicine Partners with Penn Medicine
to Launch New Medical Microsite in West Grove
May 3, 2023
CVIM has launched a new medical “microsite” in West Grove, at the Penn Medicine Southern Chester County Outpatient facility, in space generously donated by Penn Medicine’s Chester County Hospital.
CVIM Honors Volunteers at Celebration; Kicks off Silver Anniversary Year
March 30, 2023
Volunteers, staff, members of the CVIM Board of Directors, and local community partners and dignitaries dined, socialized, and celebrated CVIM’s 25th anniversary during a Celebration of Volunteers event held at the Desmond Hotel in Malvern. In addition, Chester County Commissioners Josh Maxwell and Michele Kichline honored CVIM with a special commendation and helped us thank our volunteers for their contributions to the community.
21st Annual CVIM Golf Classic Held at Applebrook Golf Club
June 7, 2022
What a great day! Thank you to our 2022 sponsors, volunteers, and golfers for another successful CVIM Golf Classic that generated nearly $400,000 for CVIM’s health equity mission. Everyone gathered at Applebrook Golf Club to golf, socialize, and give back to our local community through CVIM. Philanthropy, partnerships, and volunteerism are the foundation of our Healthcare Center. Thank you for helping us provide a healthcare safety net for low-income, uninsured workers and their families. Click here to see more.
CVIM Hosts President’s Council Spring Event
May 11, 2022
CVIM’s major donors were treated to a special evening at the Abbott’s Barn in West Chester. Sponsored by Skip and Kathy Withrow, attendees enjoyed cocktail hour complete with a spring floral activity and CVIM presentation. CVIM President’s Council members are a generous group of supporters who contribute at least $5,000 annually to advance CVIM’s mission. The Council includes more than 100 health equity champions. If you would like to learn more about this program, contact Julie Rusenko, Vice President of Development at 610-836-5990, ext. 108.
CVIM Mourns Passing of Beloved Medical Director, Dr. Mary Wirshup
February 10, 2022
Dr. Mary Brennan Wirshup, CVIM’s Medical Director from 2001 – 2021, passed away on Sunday, February 6, 2022, surrounded by her loving family. Dr. Mary was an extraordinarily compassionate physician who found and spread joy and hope through her “dream job” at CVIM, caring for uninsured and underserved patients. Learn more about Dr. Mary by clicking here.
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