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Raritan Valley Country Club Raises $4,500 to Support The Steeplechase Cancer Center

September 5, 2012
SOMERVILLE, NJ, Sept. 5, 2012 -- The Raritan Valley Country Club raised $4,500 to benefit The Steeplechase Cancer Center at Somerset Medical Center through a recent charity event featuring golf, tennis and swimming.

Individuals not able to participate in golf, tennis or swimming were able to support the event by purchasing 50/50 tickets, attending a dinner, and allowing two golfers to drive the ball for them on hole #9. Dr. Kathleen C. Toomey, medical director of the Steeplechase Cancer Center, was the guest speaker at the dinner.

The Steeplechase Cancer Center at Somerset Medical Center enables Central New Jersey cancer patients to see their doctors, undergo outpatient treatment and participate in promising cancer research studies – all in one place close to home. The three-story, 63,000-square-foot facility, which opened in 2007, houses radiation therapy services, infusion therapy, breast imaging services, the medical center’s research team, oncologists’ and surgeons’ offices, complementary medicine services, nutritional counseling, patient navigator services, a patient resource library and the Sanofi US Wellness Boutique. For more information, visit

Photo caption: Back row, left to right: Carol Sedlazek, Bridgewater, Paul Huegel, president of Somerset Medical Center Foundation, Gail McInerney, Chair, Bridgewater, Barbara Pierce, Whitehouse Station, Diane Schneider, Bedminster, Joseph Crotty, Raritan Valley Country Club President, Whitehouse Station, Debbie Pentz, Neshanic Station.

Front row, left to right: Nancy Lee, Far Hills, Maureen Vella, Bridgewater, Ellen Lanier,Bridgewater.

Not pictured are committee members Janet Rick, Branchburg, and Judy Bellina, Neshanic Station