Nyack Hospital Joins Rockland County Charity Dodgeball Tournament

Community event spearheaded by local Rockland County non-profit organizations to raise awareness and support for capital projects with far-reaching community impact


Nyack, N.Y. – Nyack Hospital is participating in a charity dodgeball tournament at JCC Rockland on Sunday, December 10 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The event features 11  non-profit organizations based in Rockland County that are squaring off in the Rockland CommUNITY Charity Dodgeball Tournament to raise funds and community awareness of each organization’s current Capital Campaign projects.

Nyack Hospital’s team, the Hospital Hot Shots, will dodge, dip, duck and dive in an effort to oust teams from JCC Rockland, Dominican CollegeHi-Tor Animal Care CenterHolocaust Museum and Center for Tolerance and EducationIslamic Center of RocklandJawonioPeople to PeopleRockland Community CollegeRockland County Pride Center and St. Thomas Aquinas College , each of which are in the midst of major fundraising campaigns to enhance their organization’s level of outstanding and critical services that impact the Rockland community at large.

Nyack Hospital is participating to raise awareness of the Hospital’s Care Transformation Project which includes the construction of a two-story addition that will double the size of the existing Emergency Department and add a new Medical Village. Construction will begin in December and is expected to be completed in 2019.

Proceeds from the Rockland CommUNITY Charity Dodgeball Tournament will be divided equally among all of the participating organizations. This event is open to the community, and supporters are encouraged to either register to play for a team of their choice or make an online donation at www.rocklanddodegball.com.

This fun-filled event will be held at JCC Rockland located at 450 West Nyack Road in West Nyack, N.Y. For those unable to attend the tournament, the event will be live streamed on the JCC’s Facebook page during the tournament.  For more information, visit www.rocklanddodgeball.com. To make a donation to Nyack Hospital’s Transformation Project, visit nyackhospital.org or contact the Nyack Hospital Foundation at 845-348-2771.

About Nyack Hospital

Nyack Hospital is a 375-bed community acute care medical and surgical hospital which was founded in 1895 and is located in Rockland County, NY and is affiliated with Montefiore Health System. Its mission is to provide competent, innovative and accessible emergency and acute care services to the residents of Rockland County and surrounding areas. A partner with Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, it provides clinical rotations to third-year medical students. To learn more visit www.nyackhospital.org; follow us on Facebook or Twitter and view us on YouTube.