AllOne Foundation Awards $225,000 Multi-Year Grant to The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute
The AllOne Foundation awarded the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute with a $225,000 multi-year grant. This investment will ensure the continuous work of the Cancer Screening Navigation Program for underserved residents of northeastern Pennsylvania to facilitate colon, breast, and cervical cancer screenings, and to identify and assist with barriers to screening, diagnosis and treatment while establishing and re-establishing medical homes for the targeted population.
About The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute
The Northeast Regional Cancer Institute is a nonprofit community-based agency serving seven counties in northeast Pennsylvania with offices located in Scranton and Wilkes-Barre. Focusing on surveillance, community and patient services, and hospital and practice support services, the Cancer Institute invests 100% of its resources locally.
About AllOne Foundation
The mission of the AllOne Foundation is to make a real and substantive impact on the health and welfare of the people of Northeastern and North Central Pennsylvania by improving access, affordability and quality of healthcare. Their vision is to work with others or independently to enhance the present healthcare delivery system of Northeastern and North Central Pennsylvania and to be innovative, creative and collaborative in crafting new ways of improving the health and welfare of the people of Northeastern and North Central Pennsylvania.
PHOTO ATTACHED: #1 AllOne Foundation Check Presentation
Back row, from left to right: Peter J. Danchak, AllOne Foundation and Charities and NRCI board member, Christopher A. Peters, MD, NRCI Board Chair and Mr. John Menapace, AllOne Foundation and Charities board member.
Middle row, from left to right: Laura Toole, Vice President of Community and Patient Services, Northeast Regional Cancer Institute and Frank Apostolico, AllOne Foundation and Charities board member.
Front row: John Cosgrove, AllOne Foundation and Charities Executive Director and Karen M. Saunders, President of Northeast Regional Cancer Institute.
Absent from photo: Susan Belin, NRCI board member.