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Kinzinger Visits Crusader

US 16th Congressional District Rep Tours Alpine Facility Adam Kinzinger, US Representative for Illinois’ 16th Congressional District, visited Crusader Community Health on Alpine Monday, October 30, 2017. The purpose of the visit was to tour the recently opened Crusader facility and discuss the impact of Community Health Centers in Illinois and throughout the country. Gordon […]

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Linda Niemiec Receives Achievement Award

Linda Niemiec, Vice President Development, Crusader Community Health, received the Danny K. Davis Achievement Award, one of the Illinois Primary Health Care Association’s Awards of Excellence, at an award ceremony on October 20, 2017. The award was presented to Ms. Niemiec for her 27 years of outstanding service to Crusader’s mission. She developed the Crusader […]

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2017 Spirit of Caring Recipients Announced

2017 SPIRIT OF CARING RECIPIENTS Crusader Community Health announced the recipients of the annual Spirit of Caring Awards at its 45th Anniversary EVENING OF CARING event, Friday, October 20, 2017 at Giovanni’s. The event, attended by 500+ supporters, recognized 45 years of caring at Crusader Community Health.The evening featured a 1972-era theme, entertainment from The […]

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Crusader Celebrations Nation Health Center Week

CELEBRATING NATIONAL HEALTH CENTER WEEK This week legislative leaders at the local, state and national level will join communities in celebration of National Health Center Week 2017. Their messages and visits to health centers will demonstrate that it is possible to move beyond the partisan divide over health care and to support and agree on […]

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Crusader Receives Excellence Award

LIBERTY Dental Plan recognized Crusader Community Health as a 2016 Center of Excellence Award winner. On February 10, 2017  Illinois Senator Dave Syverson, Dr. Jason Grinter (Illinois LIBERTY Dental Director) and Judy Bowlby (LIBERTY Senior Manager Government Programs) will present the 2016 Center of Excellence Award to Gordon Eggers Jr. (President and CEO), Dr. Dina […]

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First 2017 Crusader Baby Born at Mercyhealth!

Congratulations to Xiangzhu and Sam Ye Zheng! Celebrating is in order for the first Crusader baby born on January 1, 2017 at Mercyhealth Rockford Memorial Hospital! Congratulations to Xiangzhu and Sam Ye Zheng on the birth of their new baby boy! Crusader Midwife, Stephanie Rehberg, delivered the baby. As of January 1, 2017, all Crusader […]

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World Aids Day Press Conference

CRUSADER COMMUNITY HEALTH COMMEMORATES WORLD AIDS DAY THROUGH IMPROVED HIV TESTING Press Conference: Thursday, December 1, 2016, 10:00 a.m. Crusader Community Health on West State Street, 1200 W. State Street, Rockford Contact: Caprisha Perteete, Crusader Rapid HIV Coordinator, 815-490-1751 Crusader Community Health joins the Winnebago County Health Department and the Public Health Institute of Metropolitan […]

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2016 Spirit of Caring Recipients Announced

SPIRIT OF CARING WINNERS HONORED BY CRUSADER COMMUNITY HEALTH AND ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR A SIXTH CRUSADER LOCATION Rockford, IL (October 21, 2016) –  Crusader Community Health announced the winners of the annual Spirit of Caring awards at its 44th Anniversary event, “Kindness & Caring, Born in the DNA & Genes”, on Friday, October 21st at […]

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