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The Nanticoke Health Foundation is seeking nominations for its 14th annual Tributes for Healthcare Leadership Recognition Dinner scheduled for Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the Heritage Shores Club in Bridgeville.

Awards will be presented in three categories: The Founders Award, the Leadership in Philanthropy Award, and the Physicians Hall of Fame.

The Founders Award will be presented to an individual who has made significant contributions in furthering the mission of Nanticoke Health Services to improve the health status of our community. This award will recognize a person who has contributed their time and talent to Nanticoke Health Services and the community in a leadership role. Nominees will demonstrate a concern for the well-being of the citizens of our community and have had an impact in the provision of healthcare services to the community. Current employees of Nanticoke Health Services and active Medical Staff are not eligible.

The Charles C. Allen, Jr. Leadership in Philanthropy Award is presented to an individual or a group that has supported and made both Nanticoke Health Services and the community’s health philanthropic priorities in their lives. Through example and advocacy, nominees will have inspired others to participate in philanthropic activities of Nanticoke Health Services. 

The Physicians Hall of Fame will recognize physician(s) who have served Nanticoke Memorial Hospital and the community with distinction and selflessness. Nominees for this award must be physicians who have retired from Nanticoke Memorial Hospital’s medical staff or have served at least ten years on the medical staff. Nominees should demonstrate professionalism, service to the community, and leadership at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital.

The deadline for submission of nominees is Friday, August 17, 2018.

Nominations in each category can be made by calling 302-536-5391, by emailing, or by writing to the Nanticoke Health Foundation at 613 High Street, Seaford, DE 19973. The name of each nominee should be accompanied by a few words about his/her qualifications or a personal anecdote.

Caring For and Supporting a Healthier Community

The Nanticoke Health Foundation solely supports the mission of Nanticoke Health Services, which is to positively impact the communities’ quality of life through superior health service. The support and resources provided by the Foundation are invested in the hospital’s programs and services, technological advancements, community education, preventative care, new equipment and capital projects to better serve the community’s needs. Nanticoke Health Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. For more information, visit

Event Details:

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/15/2018 - 6:00pm
Event Location: 
Heritage Shores Clubhouse
1 Heritage Shores Circle
Bridgeville  Delaware  19933
Contact Name: 
The Nanticoke Health Foundation
Contact Phone: 
(302) 536-5391
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