Gifts Make a Difference

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Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 2:16pm

Employees at Community have new opportunities to grow their careers thanks to the Jerry Cook family. More than 350 employees have taken advantage of leadership training and mentoring made available through a $500,000 gift from Community Medical Centers’ board member, Jerry Cook. The gift also brings nationally renowned thought leaders to Community twice a year to share ideas in a leadership lecture series.


Gifts Make a Difference

Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 5:13pm

I just had the privilege to coordinate a videotaping of Brian Laird, a great friend who happens to be battling ALS – the same debilitating neuromuscular disease that Lou Gehrig died from.  While it is difficult to watch him decline physically, it is uplifting to help him plan and work toward a way to make things better for others who may have neurological disorders, brain tumors, spine injuries, strokes or other neurological issues.  Brian, his wife Jill, and their family and friends have come together to raise money in support of bringing a comprehensive world-class neurosc


Friday, July 6, 2012 - 3:18pm

I just concluded a great meeting with one of the nation’s most progressive heart / lung specialists and our CEO of Fresno Heart and Surgical Hospital, Wanda Holderman.


Friday, May 25, 2012 - 8:06am

The giant blisters on my feet keep fresh the fact that I actually completed the Eye-Q half marathon this weekend with our Special Friend and Community donor-investor Karen Musson and her daughter, Christina. 13 miles is a LONG way, but then again, Karen’s $500,000 commitment to Clovis Community Medical Center’s expansion will go a REALLY long way in benefitting Valley families for generations to come.


Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 12:46pm

Had a great time with Mark Borba, Ross Borba, Nancy Flynn and Dwayne Borba Berrett as Rob Saroyan and I walked them trough the new bed tower at Clovis Community.  It is really taking shape!  The flooring is beautiful, the countertops and sinks and electrical are all in.  The VIP suites are exquisite – with warm tones of plum, silver and taupe. 


Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 9:07am

Just heard the news about Bill Mc Farlane’s passing. Although it may have been time for him to go, Clovis and our world lost an icon.  Bill Mc Farlane will long be remembered as a pioneer and one who shaped a piece of our local history. We at Community, as well as many others, are grateful for his wisdom and generosity.