Calvary to Host Letter Writing Event
for Torah Restoration
WHAT: Calvary is
currently restoring a sacred 135-year-old Torah No. 515
that was rescued from Czechoslovakia after the
Holocaust. This Scroll (c.1880) is on
permanent loan to Calvary from the Memorial Scrolls Trust in London.
WHEN: The hospital will host a final letter-writing event on:
10:00 am to 5:00
Family Care Center
Bronx, NY 10461
Open to the Public.
There is no charge to attend.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
All those who support this
project will have an opportunity to write a ceremonial letter. Beginning at
10:00 am that day, 10-minute time slots will be available for letter
writing. A photographer will be on hand
to record this milestone for you.
To RSVP: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call our events hotline
(718) 576-2809 to
schedule a letter-writing time slot.
For more than a
century, Calvary Hospital has been the nation’s only fully accredited acute
care specialty hospital devoted exclusively to providing palliative care to
adult patients with advanced cancer and other life-limiting illnesses. More
than 6,000 patients are cared for annually by Calvary’s inpatient, home care,
and hospice services. Inpatient care is offered at our 200-bed facility in the
Bronx and our 25-bed Brooklyn Satellite at NYU Lutheran. Calvary Hospice
provides short-term inpatient care at The Dawn Greene Hospice, located at Mary
Manning Walsh Home in Manhattan. To learn more or sign up for the e-newsletter,
Calvary Life, please go to: www.calvaryhospital.org.