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Planned Giving Sustains NLH's Future

Planned gifts have been a part of NLH’s philanthropic                     When asked why he recently named NLH in his will,
support for decades. Through their wills and other                        Chris Cundey, NLH Trustee, said, “Naming NLH in
estate planning vehicles, grateful patients and other                     my will is a way to indicate my gratitude for all the
community members have helped to sustain our                              hospital does in this community.”
community hospital and to advance local medical care.
                                                                          A planned gift provides future support to NLH and
At our recent Donor Appreciation Reception, the                           can bring a variety of financial and personal rewards
Community Relations and Development office                                to you and your family. We welcome you to consider
announced that in the months ahead it will be                             giving in this very meaningful way. If you have already
revitalizing our Planned Giving Society through                           taken such a step and have not yet informed us, we
increased outreach, enhanced recognition in                               invite you to let us know, as we would appreciate the
publications and an annual educational luncheon for                       opportunity to express our thanks and to include you
members, the first of which will occur in Spring 2016.                    in our Planned Giving Society.

The following are current members of our Planned Giving Society,
having informed us that they have named NLH as a planned gift beneficiary,
to help continue our tradition of excellence into the future:

Albert W. Bachelder     Laura M. Dow             Anne B. Holmes
Clare S. Broadbent      Kathryn B. Dutton        Alton W. Lamont
Marie Jeanne Coffin     William J. Faccone, Sr.  Henrietta E. Manley
Evangeline F. Crawford  Joan J. Fellows          David E. Marshall
Stanley I. Cundey       Alan H. Gepfert          Gladys R. Smith
Dana Dakin              Jackson W. Hambley       Evelyn P. Weber

For questions or to indicate that you have named New London
Hospital in your estate plans, please contact Kathleen Kennedy
at 603-526-5322 or kathleen.kennedy@newlondonhospital.org.

As always, we encourage you to discuss your plans with an
attorney or financial advisor.

(Please advise us of any errors or omissions in our lists. We appreciate
receiving information to keep our records accurate.)

Oktoberfest Benefit Supports Pediatric Services
in New London and Newport

On October 2, we welcomed over 220 guests to Camp                         The evening’s program featured an interview with
Coniston in Croydon for the 10th Annual Benefit for                       Rebecca Lozman-Oxman, DNP, CPNP, BSN, MPH,
NLH. The Oktoberfest-themed event raised nearly                           Pediatric Provider at both NLH and our Newport
$32,000 from attendees in support of Pediatric services                   Health Center. Guests heard about important needs
at both our New London and Newport locations, plus                        of our youngest community members and were asked
over $15,000 for our Annual Fund from sponsorships,                       to contribute to enhance Pediatric services in both
ticket sales and special gifts.                                           locations. And their response was outstanding!

Partygoers enjoyed the fall colors reflecting on                          We thank our host, Camp Coniston, and our
Coniston Lake as sounds of oom-pah music wafted                           Honorary Chairs John and Tricia Tilley. Thanks to all
through the air. Delectable German–inspired fare by                       who attended this successful event celebrating and
The Old Courthouse was enjoyed by all, after which                        supporting NLH and NHC. We appreciate their ticket
guests danced the night away to the lively music of The                   contributions and gifts given at the event in support of
Fontones, led by Greg Gutsgell.                                           Pediatric services. Thanks also to those unable to

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