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  • An Educator's Gift: Cuddleford Estate Gift Makes a Difference.
    An Educator's Gift: Cuddleford Estate Gift Makes a Difference.
    The late Jim Cuddeford valued education. As director of the Bryan College of Health Sciences School of Nurse Anesthesia, that meant not only...
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  • Gregorius' say supporting Bryan means supporting the community
    Gregorius' say supporting Bryan means supporting the community
    Giving back and community service just may be in Dr. Chuck and Carolyn Gregorius' DNA.
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  • Stange: Planning for the Future
    Stange: Planning for the Future
    The next time you enter Bryan East Campus and proceed toward the Bryan Art Gallery, the cafeteria, the visitor elevators, or other areas connected by the...
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  • Campbell's Gift to Ensure a Vibrant Community
    Campbell's Gift to Ensure a Vibrant Community
    Dick and Kathy Campbell are no strangers to Lincoln, as longtime owners of the family business, Campbell's Nursery and Garden Centers.
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  • Gift to help those affected by Alzheimer's Disease
    Gift to help those affected by Alzheimer's Disease
    As a lifelong Lincoln resident, Mark Stephens knew that when it came time to take care of his estate planning, he would support local non-profits.
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  • Gift reflects long-held passion for littlest patients
    Gift reflects long-held passion for littlest patients
    Lynn McKeag, retired after 40 years of nursing, remembers what it used to be like at times, when trying to locate a vein in...
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  • Hershbergers help nursing students achieve dreams
    Hershbergers help nursing students achieve dreams
    Thousands of graduates know a degree from Bryan College of Health Sciences is their entry to exciting and fulfilling careers...
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  • A Deep Connection to Bryan Health Leads to Lasting Support
    A Deep Connection to Bryan Health Leads to Lasting Support
    Dave and Linda Sundberg are longtime supporters of the hospitals that today make up Bryan Health.
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  • A Love of Nursing and Learning Leads to Nurse's Planned Gift
    A Love of Nursing and Learning Leads to Nurse's Planned Gift
    When you get to know Cheryl Rourke, RN, Bryan Medical Center's emergency department manager, you understand why she calls her planned gift to the Foundation a "no-brainer."
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  • As Stewards, Couple Takes Care of Land and Community
    As Stewards, Couple Takes Care of Land and Community
    Clarke and Sharon Mundhenke have supported Bryan Health for decades, with an eye toward helping ensure future generations have excellent health care...
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  • Ellie's Support for Bryan Is Never-ending
    Ellie's Support for Bryan Is Never-ending
    Friends of the late Eleanor "Ellie" Engleman Dixon remember her infectious laugh, her generous nature and her commitment to Bryan Health...
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  • Former Instructor Gives Back to the College and the Community
    Former Instructor Gives Back to the College and the Community
    Jim Cuddeford of Lincoln served Bryan Health and the School of Nurse Anesthesia at Bryan College of Health Sciences as a certified registered nurse anesthetist...
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  • Future Nursing Students Get a Boost
    Future Nursing Students Get a Boost
    Dr. James Griesen and his wife, Margaret, are big fans of higher learning in the Cornhusker state...
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  • Giving Back, the Way Dad Did
    Giving Back, the Way Dad Did
    Once sober, the late Wendell Kuster wanted to give back. He gave back to his family the many good years lost while under the influence of alcohol. He gave back to the alcohol recovery community, through...
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  • Helping Students Today and Tomorrow: Diane and Larry Kathol
    Helping Students Today and Tomorrow: Diane and Larry Kathol
    Diane Kathol of Bryan College of Health Sciences has a long history with the college. In fact, she holds the record as the youngest-ever faculty member.
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  • Jim and Suanne Stange: Builders for Tomorrow
    Jim and Suanne Stange: Builders for Tomorrow
    Retired architect Jim Stange and his wife, Suanne, have a long association with Bryan Health — and their generosity is helping students get the education needed to care for tomorrow's patients...
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  • Retiree's gift supports tomorrow's health care
    Retiree's gift supports tomorrow's health care
    Retired accountant Lewis Cooley is supporting future health care in his community with a planned gift to Bryan. He says, "I figured this was a good cause...
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  • Nelis Lago Says 'Thank You' Through a Gift in Her Will
    Nelis Lago Says 'Thank You' Through a Gift in Her Will
    If your family welcomed a new baby this year at Bryan Health, you may have encountered a petite woman with dark hair, serving the patients and staff of the women's and...
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  • Retired Nurse Caps Career With Scholarship Gift
    Retired Nurse Caps Career With Scholarship Gift
    Marilyn Baker is capping her 50-year nursing career by helping ensure future students are able to complete their education...
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  • Taking Care of Nurses
    Taking Care of Nurses
    Harold and Marilyn Pfeiffer have been on the receiving end of giving, in the form of excellent care they experienced on many occasions at Bryan Health. Now, they're giving back...
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  • Today's Planning Helps Tomorrow's Nurses
    Today's Planning Helps Tomorrow's Nurses
    Vi and Helen Berst of Lincoln donated proceeds from the sale of rental properties to help Bryan Health build a future for nursing students. Their charitable remainder annuity trust will be used...
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  • Why I Included Bryan Health in My Estate Plans
    Why I Included Bryan Health in My Estate Plans
    It makes sense to do your estate planning while your health is good and you're under no pressure to make fast decisions...
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  • Why I Wanted to Support the Future of Nursing
    Why I Wanted to Support the Future of Nursing
    The way Bryan Health nurses and staff treated Carl Ander and his family 16 years ago convinced him to help tomorrow's caregivers...
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  • Deb and Dean Fisher
    Deb and Dean Fisher
    Our contribution to Bryan Medical Center is focused on mental health, so that as a family, we could help other families facing similar concerns that we experienced for many years.
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  • Jeff and Amy Burg
    Jeff and Amy Burg
    Like many people, Jeff and Amy Burg had put off their estate planning. When the opportunity...
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  • Fjellins' legacy gifts
    Fjellins' legacy gifts
    When you have an amazing experience, you naturally want to give back to the organization that made it possible.
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