VMC Foundation Annual Gala, September 24, 2016

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VMC Foundation Annual Gala, September 24, 2016

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I'm an uncle again!

I’m an uncle again!

Wonderful news: My sister-in-Law gave birth to Sophie and Olivia this week, so I’m an uncle twice more! My extended family’s new twins reminds me of a great event you should attend the day after our VMC Foundation gala – which the alert reader knows is September 12. So, hosted by the Coalition for Alcohol […]

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Dancing With the CARS - September 12!

Dancing With the CARS – September 12!

As I’m sure you know, we here at the VMC Foundation like to have a big, formal, opulent gala every fall…except this one. Oh – we’ll have a huge party all right, but it won’t be stuffy, or formal. Leave the penguin suit at home and come to the most FUN event of the year: […]

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129 miles and 15 BIG hearts!

129 miles and 15 BIG hearts!

In another example of “this is so amazing I’m nearly speechless”, I give you this year’s Turning Wheels for Kids’ DEATH RIDE team! The team is led by VMC Foundation’s Board Chair, Leah Toeniskoetter…she rode the Death Ride three years ago, and has grown the team since then. This year, the group you see will […]

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To all giving "Booster Shots"...some national exposure!

To all giving "Booster Shots"…some national exposure!

Many of you know that we’ve recently launched a new campaign at the VMC Foundation called Give a Booster Shot. The plan is to encourage employees of the Santa Clara Valley Health & Hospital System to support us, and I’ve recently been asked how it’s going. Well, how about this: I was contacted by a […]

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Support VMC the easy way...Rock n' Roll and BBQ!

Support VMC the easy way…Rock n’ Roll and BBQ!

So, last night’s band practice was totally excellent…I know because my ears are still ringing. We’re practicing for the upcoming VMC BBQ, put on annually by your public hospital’s award-winning Therapeutic Recreation department. This dedicated crew supports our patients with spinal cord and brain injuries – and their family and friends. Oh – the band…yes, […]

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