Two Leaders in Hospice and Palliative Care to Receive “Lights of LightBridge” Award July 11th
CSU Shiley Institute for Palliative Care’s Helen McNeal and LightBridge Hospice and Palliative Care’s, Peggy Davis to be Recognized for Contributions
San Marcos, Calif. – June 3, 2014 www.csupalliativecare.org, www.lbhcf.org Two leaders in palliative care and hospice care will be recognized for their unique contributions to their respective fields on July 11th by the LightBridge Hospice Community Foundation. Helen McNeal, Executive Director of California State University Shiley Institute for Palliative Care and Peggy Davis, LightBridge Hospice volunteer representing the Pet Therapy Program for LightBridge Hospice; will receive the Lights of LightBridge: A Celebration of Light award for their steadfast commitment to shedding light on the lives of others. Jill Mendlen, Chairman of the LightBridge Hospice Community Foundation said, “These two women are being recognized for their deep commitment to hospice and palliative care. Helen as an executive and Peggy as a volunteer, exemplify what compassionate care is all about.”
In addition to honoring McNeal and Davis with the Celebration of Light award, the event will feature a reception with refreshments, integrative therapy displays, musical entertainment, and a special candle-lighting ceremony for those who were a light and those who are a light in our lives.