January 2005

St. Joseph in Reading Receives $2 Million Donation


St. Joseph Medical Center, Reading, Pa., has received a $2 million donation from Raymond and Carole Neag of Wyomissing, Pa., The gift accounts for one-fifth of the hospital's capital campaign goal of $10 million and will help St. Joseph develop a new, 220-bed facility in Bern Township and expand services at its existing campus. Raymond Neag is one of four founding members of Arrow International, a maker and developer of cardiac and critical-care medical products. The Neag's donation is the largest single charitable gift in St. Joseph's history. For more information, contact Mike Jupina of St. Joseph at 610/378-2527.