Quest Diagnostics Hosts Softball Game to Raise Funds for Mayor’s Wellness Campaign and the American Cancer Society

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Quest Diagnostics Hosts Softball Game to Raise Funds for Mayor’s Wellness Campaign and the American Cancer Society

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Friday, July 27, 2012 - 4:15pm

Quest Diagnostics, hosted its fourth annual charity softball game to benefit the Madison, NJ Mayor's Wellness Campaign and the American Cancer Society on July 19, 2012. Quest Diagnostics CEO, Steve Rusckowski opened the event and Mayor Conley was on hand to throw out the first pitch along with local cancer survivor and former teacher, Liz Bungo, who the game was played in honor of.

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Madison, N.J. July 9, 2012 - Quest Diagnostics, the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services (NYSE: DGX), hosted its fourth annual charity softball game to benefit Mayor Conley’s Wellness Campaign and the American Cancer Society at 6:00 p.m. on July 19, 2012 at Dodge Field in Madison.

Since 2008, Quest Diagnostics employees have raised more than $15,000 for their employee-elected charity, the American Cancer Society, and the Mayor’s Wellness Campaign with the help of the Madison community. This year, to encourage Madison-area residents to stay well, Quest Diagnostics is offering 500 free wellness testing vouchers at the game and the Madison Farmers market prior to the game. The vouchers can be redeemed at nearby Quest Diagnostics patient service centers.

Who:
Quest Diagnostics senior leaders including CEO, Steve Rusckowski and Laure Park, Corporate Citizenship Officer; Mayor Conley, Madison Mayor; Robin Albers, Regional VP for American Cancer Society; Quest Diagnostics employees

What: 
Fourth Annual Charity Softball Game to raise funds for the American Cancer Society and Mayor Conley’s Wellness Campaign. There will be games in the seventh inning and raffles for a variety of prizes. The public can also help themselves to a healthy barbecue buffet in return for a $5 donation to both charities.

When: 
July 19, 2012; Barbeque starts at 5:30 p.m.; Opening ceremony starts at 5:45 p.m.; Game starts at 6:00 p.m.

Where:
Dodge Field 45 Central Ave, Madison, NJ 07940

Contact:
For more information, contact Caitlin McHugh at 973-520-2987 or Caitlin.X.McHugh@QuestDiagnostics.com.

 

About Quest Diagnostics
Quest Diagnostics is the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services that patients and doctors need to make better healthcare decisions. The company offers the broadest access to diagnostic testing services through its network of laboratories and patient service centers, and provides interpretive consultation through its extensive medical and scientific staff. Quest Diagnostics is a pioneer in developing innovative diagnostic tests and advanced healthcare information technology solutions that help improve patient care. The company's 42,000 employees believe so strongly in the important work of the American Cancer Society that they voted it their national charity through 2013, and have raised awareness and funds - more than $4 million - in support of the Society's mission.  Additional company information is available at QuestDiagnostics.com. Follow us at Facebook.com/QuestDiagnostics and Twitter.com/QuestDX.

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