Women Advancing Medicine Through Generosity
Capital Women in Philanthropy (CWP) is a network of caring women who share a strong commitment to the health and well-being of family, friends and community.
“Membership in CWP encourages women’s active involvement in the life of Capital Health. Collectively, women can have a significant impact on the continued growth and success of Capital Health as a dynamic regional resource for healthcare and well-being,” said Lauren Lavine, executive director of Development at Capital Health.CWP members represent a diverse group of women in the communities served by Capital Health and includes physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals.
Women who wish to participate in CWP may join at any time. To learn more about CWP or other opportunities to support Capital Health, call the Development Office at 609.303.4121 or visit capitalhealth.org/development.
2013 Grant Recipients, last year CWP gave grants to support:
- Resources for training therapists in specific techniques that benefit patients with Parkinson’s disease
- Training genetic counselors in neuro-genetics and to acquire a database for neuro-genetic counseling research
- Car seat safety education and convertible car seats for low income and high-risk families provided by Capital Health injury prevention coordinators