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What Are Some of the Foundation’s Projects at Bergen Regional Medical Center?

Examples of The Foundation’s Funding Changing Lives


  • The renovation of a multi-faith chapel to fulfill the spiritual needs of the more than 570 long term care residents who live at the Medical Center as well as the other patients, staff, and community served by BRMC
  • Support of the Pastoral Care and Volunteer Programs that directly benefits the long term care residents and patients of the facility
  • Sponsorship of the ‘Pay it Forward’ Community Outreach series featuring free symposiums, workshops, health fairs, concerts, and other activities benefiting the community served by the Medical Center
  • Renovation of the BRMC Greenhouse and Horticultural program for the therapeutic benefit of long term care residents
  • Entertainment systems, large screen televisions, and Wii consoles purchased to increase the quality of life of long term care residents
  • Medi-Calm music therapy program benefiting the Behavioral Health patients of the facility
  • Renovation of the Behavioral Health Playground
  • Renovation of the BRMC Auditorium, used for BRMC’s Long Term Care residents programs

Upcoming Projects That You Can Support

Upcoming Foundation Fundraising Events

  • Foundation Golf and Tennis Classic – Monday, May 9, 2016

A Taste of Bergen

Join us for the 8th Annual Taste of Bergen!

Donate to the Foundation

Donations can be made online or sent to:

The Foundation at Bergen Regional Medical Center
230 East Ridgewood Ave.
Paramus, NJ 07652

Contact the Foundation:
Phone: 201-967-4361

Foundation Trustees

John Cosgrove – Chairman
Nasar Mahmud – Vice Chairman
Richard Colloca – Treasurer
Don Landzettel – Assistant Treasurer
Gitelle Seer – Secretary
Laura Genovese Behrmann
Rabbi Neal I. Borovitz
Rob Brown
Jeffrey Carney, Esq.
Serge Dumay, MD

Tom Eastwick
Tom Favorito
Jacqueline Fitzmaurice
Dan Greco
Lucille Joel, EdD
Nicholas Laganella II
Nancy Mueller, MD
Brent Pohlman
Lou Weiss

Joint Commission
NICHE Program Certification
NJ Sharing Network
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