JFK University Medical Center FoundationPhilanthropy makes so much possible. The JFK University Medical Center Foundation is the tax-exempt charity that raises funds for JFK University Medical Center to aid the hospital in providing award-winning care for the community.
Gifts from individuals, families, grateful patients, businesses, corporations, foundations and more are greatly appreciated. If you would like to make a donation, but would like more information, or help deciding how and what to support, our foundation team would gladly help to guide you. Thank you for considering a gift to JFK University Medical Center.
Tax ID Number
JFK University Medical Center Foundation: 22-2315044
Board of Trustees
Chairperson: Joseph Yewaisis
Vice Chairperson: Steve Rothman
Secretary/Treasurer: A. Joyce Busch
CEO, Hackensack Meridian Health: Robert C. Garrett
President and Chief Development Officer, Hackensack Meridian Health Foundation: Joyce P. Hendricks
President, Central Market: M. Todd Way
President and Chief Hospital Executive, JFK University Medical Center: Amie Thornton
Executive Director: Sheri Marino
- Vincent Amabile
- Katie Barnes (Co-President, Auxiliary)
- Jason Cheng
- Mary Beth Cunningham (Co-President, Auxiliary)
- Denise Marra Depekary, Esq.
- Ankit Gupta
- Michael A. Kleiman, D.M.D.
- John F. Kwasnik, Esq.
- John G. McDonough, D.M.D.
- Lorraine Mulligan
- Janine M. Pucaro
- Praful Raja
- Peter Visceglia
The Auxiliary of JFK University Medical Center Foundation, mostly staffed by a generous group of approximately 160 members, conducts many activities and programs in two general categories: fundraising and community service in support of JFK University Medical Center. In addition to founding and overseeing the hospital’s gift shop, the auxiliary’s activities support various medical departments and team members throughout the year.
Muhlenberg Foundation Scholarship Programs
In addition to raising funds for JFK University Medical Center, JFK University Medical Center is also affiliated with the Muhlenberg Foundation which supports the JFK University Medical Center Satellite Emergency Department at the Muhlenberg campus, the JFK-Muhlenberg Harold B. and Dorothy A. Snyder School of Nursing, EMS (Mercy 6&7), nursing and medical school scholarships and Plainfield Health Connections community programs for Plainfield residents.