Author Archives: Aurora Health Care Foundation

Donors help build a new home for behavioral health in Sheboygan County

The new Aurora Behavioral Health Center finally has a home in Sheboygan County! The building opened earlier this year and will expand vital behavioral health services to Sheboygan County and the surrounding area. Donors, including ACUITY, supported the Light the … Continue reading

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Join Lynda and #TackleCancer in Kenosha with courage and hope

Lynda Ruffolo, born and raised in Kenosha, has worked in healthcare for more than 20 years. She is a registered nurse at Aurora Medical Center Kenosha and worked in the oncology department for over eight years. “People often say, ‘Wow … Continue reading

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How an Oshkosh surgeon “put a cork” in cancer

Patrick Daly, MD, is a general surgeon at Aurora Health Center in Oshkosh. He has operated on many cancer patients throughout his career, but the impact of this horrible disease really hit home in May 2015. That’s when Gina, Dr. Daly’s wife, was … Continue reading

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How you can help people like Anne live the life they want

At the age of 82, Anne*, a lifelong Grafton resident and retired registered nurse, was diagnosed with colorectal cancer. Her oncologist recommended cancer treatments; Anne complied. The treatments left her more uncomfortable than she wanted. So she decided to stop. … Continue reading

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How YOUR GIFTS are making a difference for those fighting cancer

When you ask people if they’ve been affected by cancer, chances are few would say no. At Aurora Health Care, our donors are passionate about making a difference in the lives of those battling this horrible disease. In fact, one in three gifts to … Continue reading

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How joining a Lombardi Walk to Tackle Cancer helps, not only your community, but your own health, too

Jim Robertson is a great example of how participating in a Lombardi Walk to Tackle Cancer can mean doing something good, not only for  your community, but for your own health, too. He used last year’s walk in Germantown as … Continue reading

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Get INSPIRED to support local cancer patients!

Our Spring 2017 issue of Aurora Health Care Foundation’s Inspire magazine is arriving in mailboxes all over southeast Wisconsin and northern Illinois. This issue celebrates Aurora’s commitment to local cancer patients and making sure they always have the best care possible, … Continue reading

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