Jersey Shore FCU Holds NICU clothing drive for Shore Medical Center in Somers Point

Jersey Shore Federal Credit Union members and staff continue to live and breathe their philosophy of “People Helping People” by collecting baby clothing to help children and families in need at the Special Care Nursery located at Shore Medical Center in Somers Point.

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Pictured left to right: Jersey Shore FCU CEO Jim Burns, JSFCU staff and Social Action Committee member Jeannie Straub, JSFCU staff Sherry Schaech, JSFCU staff and Social Action Committee member Amanda Shiko, Special Care Nursery volunteer Barbara Grill, Nurse Manager- Maternal Child Health Nicole DeCicco RN, MSN, Special Care Nursery staff RN Danielle Flukey, JSFCU staff Steve Patchel. Photo Courtesy of: Jersey Shore FCU.

Staff and their families, along with their members, dropped off handmade blankets and hats, sleep sacks, socks, mittens, and wide variety of clothing. Jersey Shore FCU CEO Jim Burns stated, “The personal touch from our members with the homemade blankets and hats was extraordinary and extremely heartfelt. I sincerely thank the Credit Union staff and members for their generosity.”

The Shore Medical staff was overwhelmed by the kindness of the Staff and Community while stating, "There will be so many appreciative families and babies to enjoy all of the amazing items.”

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Photo Courtesy of: Jersey Shore FCU.

Shore Medical Center, who just received their 10th "A" rating for Leapfrog Hospital safety, delivers over 1,000 children a year in their ever expanding facility. Their OBGYN Laborists and Neonatologists are available around the clock and they strive to provide great care and experience with their mission value statement, “We care for and respect all patients, their families and each other”.