MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Women's Association for Morristown Medical Center presented Molly McEnroe, a senior at Ridge High School, with the Ruth Award, which is a one-time award of $500 to offset the cost of college tuition. The award is designed to recognize outstanding service to Morristown Medical Center for dependability, loyalty and unselfish service to others. 

The award recipients must be an active Morristown Medical Center volunteer. Volunteers must also completes more than 50 hours and six months of consecutive service.  McEnroe was recognized for volunteering over 260 hours of service over four years.

The award was created in honor of Ruth Epstein, a devoted WAMMC member and President from 1967-1970. Epstein was dedicated to helping others and exemplified the volunteer spirit.The award was presented by Patricia Colbert, a member of the Board of the Women’s Association for Morristown Medical Center (WAMMC), at the high school’s Senior Awards Assembly on May 29.

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McEnroe plans to pursue a career in nursing.
Senior high school students who volunteer at Morristown Medical Center may choose to complete an award application, along with an essay, for consideration. One winner is selected each year by the Hospital Liaison Committee.


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