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Softball Teams Raise $2,500 for Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness
The Derby High School softball team recently presented Griffin Hospital President and CEO Patrick Charmel with a donation of $2,500 to The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness Center at Griffin Hospital.
The funds were raised at the 8th Annual Derby-Ansonia Pink Softball Game held in May. Organized by long-time Griffin Hospital employee and Derby High School Softball Coach Joe DiMartino, the fundraiser is held in honor of his wife, Lori, a breast cancer survivor. Overall, the annual event has raised a total of more than $25,000 to help breast cancer patients in the greater Valley community.
Located at 300 Seymour Ave. in Derby, The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness at Griffin Hospital offer patients a comprehensive range of personalized breast care and wellness services. For more information about The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness, call 203-732-1300 or visit griffinhealth.org/cbw.