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Friends of New London Hospital May/June 2012
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The Friends of New London Hospital
newsletter is published six times
a year.
Susan Bryant, Editor, Sr. Director, Marketing &
Community Relations
Sullivan Creative, Editing, Design and Layout
Nancy Collins, Contributor, Volunteer Services
Julie DeGalan, Contributor, Development
Casey McMorrow, Contributor, Development
Betty Lutsky & Joan Ward, Proofreaders
Direct all questions and comments to
603-526-5067
or
susan.bryant@newlondonhospital.org
Please write to the Community Relations and
Development Office, New London Hospital, 273
County Road, New London, NH 03257 if you
wish to have your name removed from the list of
people who receive marketing and/or fundraising
requests from the hospital. In the event that you
write to us with this request, all reasonable efforts
will be taken to ensure that you will not receive
any marketing and fundraising communications
from us, excluding postal patron mailings.
Mark Your Calendar!
Friday, May 25 –
Friday, September 14, 2012
Friends of New London Hospital and
Ausbon Sargent Land Preservation
Trust (ASLPT) Art Show available to
visitors in celebration of the 25th
anniversary of ASLPT.
Saturday, June 9, 2012
7th Annual Grand Gala at the Newport Mill
Monday, June 25, 2012
9th Annual Baker Hill Golf Tournament
Saturday, August 4, 2012
88th Annual Hospital Day
Sunday, August 5 2012
29th Annual Triathlon
Visit www.newlondonhospital.org/events/index.php
for more information on all of these events.
Your Philanthropy at Work
Julie DeGalan
Senior Director of Development
Annual Fund gifts form the cornerstone of support that allows New London Hospital to provide quality
primary care and specialized clinical services in a close, caring environment. Each year, you and other
community members continue a long tradition of support for the hospital that plays a critical role in
our continuity, growth, and success in caring for our patients. We are deeply grateful for your
ongoing assistance.
Each year as you make your gift to New London Hospital, you probably get out your checkbook and, as
you write your check, you may wonder whether there is a way to do more for the hospital.
As the economy continues to recover, increasing the amount of the check you write may not be the most
financially effective way to enhance your charitable gift this year. In an effort to assist you as you consider
increasing your support of New London Hospital, we are making available a series of publications that offer
information and detailed examples of the financial benefits provided by using various assets or vehicles.
Publication topics include:
• Giving Securities
• Giving Through Life Insurance
• Giving Through Retirement Plans
• Giving Real Estate
If you are considering providing future support for New London Hospital, bequests have long been the
most popular way to do so. A bequest can take several forms so we also offer a publication titled,
Giving
Through Your Will.
Gifts of securities, life insurance, retirement plans, real estate, and bequests are often referred to as planned
gifts. New London Hospital honors donors who make this type of gift by including them in The Birch Society.
By becoming a member, you would join an illustrious group of individuals who have acted on their desire to
make a positive difference in the health of our community for generations to come.
If you would like more information about making a planned gift, please do not hesitate to contact me, either
by phone (603-526-5023) or by email (julie.degalan@newlondonhospital.org) for a confidential conversation.
I look forward to speaking with you!
Artist Donates Painting
of NH’s Old Man
Artist Tom Barber of Andover recently donated
his original oil painting of New Hampshire’s
most recognizable symbol to New London
Hospital. Aptly titled “What Once Was,” the
Old Man of the Mountain now hangs in the
newly renovated Baker Memorial Laboratory
waiting area and can be enjoyed by patients,
visitors and employees alike.
The Friends of NLH Art Committee and
NLH are grateful to Tom for generously
contributing a unique and beautiful piece
of New Hampshire history to the hospital’s
permanent art collection.