Summer Samba Night On August 10 To Benefit Tackle Kids Cancer

Location

Son Cubano Restaurant and Bar
40-4 Riverwalk Place, West New York, NJ

Date/Time

Thursday, August 10, 2017
6:30pm

Cost

$75 per person

Details

Summer Samba Night, a special fundraising event to benefit Tackle Kids Cancer, will be held at Son Cubano, the iconic West New York waterfront restaurant, on Thursday, August 10, at 6:30pm. Tackle Kids Cancer provides support for the Children's Cancer Institute at Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center. Every dollar raised advances critical research, support services and programs for children battling cancer.

Son Cubano owner, Alex Duran, a benefactor and board member for waterfront neighbor, Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center, is generously supporting this effort. Hosts for the event include Cara and Luis Robles, NY Red Bulls Goalkeeper, and Jennifer and Dr. Michael Farber.

Tickets for the event are $75. To purchase tickets and learn more about sponsorship opportunities, visit tacklekidscancer.org or call (201) 854-5008.

About Hackensack Meridian Health

Hackensack Meridian Health is a leading not-for-profit health care organization that is the most comprehensive and truly integrated health care network in New Jersey, offering a complete range of medical services, innovative research and life-enhancing care. Hackensack Meridian Health comprises 13 hospitals, including two academic medical centers, two children's hospitals and nine community hospitals, physician practices, more than 120 ambulatory care centers, surgery centers, home health services, long-term care and assisted living communities, ambulance services, lifesaving air medical transportation, fitness and wellness centers, rehabilitation centers, and urgent care and after-hours centers. Hackensack Meridian Health has 28,000 team members, more than 6,000 physicians and is a distinguished leader in health care philanthropy, committed to the health and well-being of the communities it serves.

The Network's notable distinctions include having one of only five major academic medical centers in the nation to receive Healthgrades America's 50 Best Hospitals Award for five or more consecutive years, the number one hospital in New Jersey as ranked by U.S. News and World Report, consistently achieving Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, recipient of the John M. Eisenberg Award for Patient Safety and Quality from The Joint Commission and the National Quality Forum, a six-time recipient of Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For," one of the "20 Best Workplaces in Health Care" in the nation, and the number one "Best Place to Work for Women." Hackensack Meridian Health is a member of AllSpire Health Partners, an interstate consortium of leading health systems, to focus on the sharing of best practices in clinical care and achieving efficiencies.

The hospitals of Hackensack Meridian Health include: academic medical centers – Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune; children's hospitals – Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital in Hackensack, K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital in Neptune; community hospitals – Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, Mountainside Medical Center in Montclair, Palisades Medical Center in North Bergen, Raritan Bay Medical Center in Perth Amboy, Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin, Bayshore Medical Center in Holmdel, Raritan Bay Medical Center in Old Bridge, and Pascack Valley Medical Center in Westwood.

For additional information, please visit www.HackensackMeridianHealth.org.