'Hospice Heroes' to be Recognized at 'Taste of Carroll'
Six individuals will be recognized for their contributions to Carroll Hospice at the 13th Annual Taste of Carroll fundraising event.
Carroll Hospice, the nonprofit serving Carroll, Frederick and Baltimore counties, has announced the 2012 class of “Hospice Heroes” to be recognized at Taste of Carroll, on Monday, May 7 at Gertell Academy. This year, six individuals will be recognized for their contributions to and support of Carroll Hospice’s services and programs.
The 2012 Hospice Heroes are:
- Dr. Joseph Caricofe, MD, Physician
- Lorna Rice, Support Services
- Dawn Van Der Stuyf, Administration
- Sammy Thilker, Nursing
- Ann Saldana-Chavez, Hospice Aide
- Suzanne Albert, Donor/Advocate
The 13th annual Taste of Carroll celebration will feature more than 40 local restaurants and wineries, as well as a live and silent auction.
Over the past 13 years, Taste of Carroll has raised over $900,000 dollars for Carroll Hospice. The proceeds help support inpatient and outpatient hospice care services as well as a full scope of bereavement programs provided to family members and the community at large.