The 2015 campaign, "Fivers for Survivors" was a great success! We are very proud to have once again presented the Breast Care Center at Northwest Hospital with a check for $25,005.

MCV and MCVcares are building a partnership with NW Hospital and their Breast Care Center to help patients fight and survive breast cancer. Our recent check presentation gave us a chance to meet the NW team and see their dedication first hand.

Northwest Hospital is a 268-bed acute care, community hospital in Randallstown, Maryland, that provides a broad range of emergency, surgical, inpatient, behavioral, rehabilitative, hospice, and wellness services. Originally established in 1962 as Liberty Court Rehabilitation Center, Northwest is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization and an entity under the LifeBridge Health (LBH) system umbrella. Northwest received the 2010 American Heart Association Silver Plus Award and a Primary Stroke Designation from the American Stroke Association. In 2011, the Subacute Unit was named a US News & World Report Best Nursing Home. Recently, the domestic violence program earned a 2013 National Crime Victims’ Service Award from the Department of Justice.  The Herman & Walter Samuelson Breast Care Center at Northwest Hospital is a part of the LifeBridge Health Alvin and Lois Lapidus Cancer Institute. The Institute embodies a vision of comprehensive multidisciplinary oncology care that places the patient and family at the center of a coordinated set of services and specialists who work on their behalf. Dr. Dawn J. Leonard, Medical Director of the Breast Care Center, is a board-certified surgeon with a sub-specialty in breast surgery and a graduate of the Howard University College of Medicine. The Breast Care Center is accredited through the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), and is designated as an American College of Radiology (ACR) Breast Imaging Center of Excellence.



MCVcares, Inc. is a Maryland 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.