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Friday, December 14, 2018

20 Years, 20 Stories

Celebrating 20 Years of Healthcare, Hope and Healing!

In its 20 year history, CVIM has been built and sustained by our family of Patients, Volunteers, Donors and Community Partners. Throughout our 20th Anniversary year in 2018 we will share with you 20 stories from our CVIM family to yours.  Check for new videos here and on our social media platforms throughout the year as we come together to keep our mission of providing healthcare, hope and healing to the community alive!

Access to free, comprehensive healthcare gives hope and saves lives. Hear from our patients how their lives have been changed by the care they receive at Community Volunteers in Medicine.

 

Lou Beccaria, President & CEO of Phoenixville Community Health Foundation shares why the Foundation supports CVIM. Interview and video by West Chester University students.

 

Joe McLaughlin , a CVIM donor and friend, shared his experience of getting to know what it was like to be a part of CVIM. Interview and video by West Chester University students.

 

CVIM Board Member Stacy Sempier talks about her commitment to CVIM and serving her community. Interview and video by West Chester University students.

 

Check out this video produced by West Chester University students to help us encourage new volunteers to join CVIM. Dr. Graeme Hudson has been a volunteer dentist with CVIM since the beginning and he was happy to work with the students to encourage others to volunteer their time and talent with CVIM.

 

Mary B. Wirshup, MD, FAAFP, Vice President of Medical Affairs at Community Volunteers in Medicine gives insight into the resilience of our patients and the privilege she feels it is to be a part of their healthcare team. Interview and video by West Chester University students.

Donor and Volunteer Ginny Fanfera shares why she has been a part of CVIM for 20 years. “To be motivated, really you just have to talk to the patients and understand what an impact being well has for your overall being…” Interview and video by West Chester University students.

 

Reggie and Fred Witzeling share what volunteering at CVIM means to them. “Every time I talk to people they are amazed it exists, and what a valuable part of the community it really has become…” Interview and video by West Chester University students.

 

A CVIM patient tells his story…     Interview and video by a West Chester University student.

 

Diego Calderin, Past CVIM Board Chair and current Co-Chair of CVIM’s Golf Classic, speaks candidly with West Chester University students about how he gets others involved with CVIM. Interview and video by a West Chester University students.

 

A family is able to put their worries aside at CVIM…     Interview and video by a West Chester University student.

 

Patients help us celebrate 20 years of providing healthcare, hope and healing…