Super Bowl champs support Clara

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Two-time Giants Super Bowl champion David Diehl served as Honorary Chairman of Clara Maass Medical Center’s Golf Invitational  Oct. 25 at Canoe Brook Country Club in Summit. He was joined by Eli Manning, who quarterbacked those two Super Bowl wins. This year’s event raised nearly $250,000 to support patient services and Healthcare Heroes at RWJBarnabas Health’s Clara Maass Medical Center. At the tournament, also, were Celeste A. Oranchak, vice president, Foundation and Development, Clara Maass Medical Center; Andrea Barbier, Medical Staff president, Clara Maass Medical Center; Manning; Mary Ellen Clyne, president and chief executive officer, Clara Maass Medical Center; Diehl; and Louis LaSalle, SVP emeritus, Corporate External Affairs, RWJBarnabas Health.

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