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First Friday at Backus

In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and to raise money for the Backus Breast Health Initiative, employees at Backus Hospital and other local businesses took part in a series of First Friday activities on Oct. 1 that included a bake sale, pink decorations, pink sticker sales and dress pink fund-raisers. Thanks to all who took part and donated to this cause.

Backus Hospital Auxiliary Mini Golf Tournament 2010

"For seven years now, the Backus Auxiliary has staged a most unusual — and suceessful — fundraiser. This year the event took place Saturday, September 25, 2010. The annual mini-golf tournament has become an early-Autumn event in a terrific New England setting (thanks to the generosity of the Adelman family, owners of the Odetah Camping Resort), and — most of all — great spirit (thanks to the hard work of the Backus Auxiliary staff).

Thanks for supporting the Circle of Care

Backus Hospital would like to thank the community for its support of the Backus Breast Health Initiative Circle of Care...

29th Annual Backus Golf Tournament

Two hundred and sixteen golfers took to the course Thursday, June 10, for the 29th Annual Backus Golf Tournament at Elmridge Golf Course in Pawcatuck, CT. This year's event was expected to raise more than $40,000 in support of the many community health programs that Backus provides.

Event to benefit the Backus Stroke Program

Participants gathered Saturday, Feb. 13, in the spacious Italian kitchen and dining room of John and Mary-Lee Wilcox in Preston for a a fund-raising event to benefit the Backus Stroke Program. The event, which featured great foods, live music, a silent auction and a cooking demonstration by a White House chef, raised money and awareness for Backus Hospital's Primary Stroke Center.