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Amy and Overton Harper named 2015 Outstanding Emerging Philanthropists

Winston-Salem, N.C., Nov. 10 – On Nov. 9, Amy and Overton Harper were recognized as the 2015 Outstanding Emerging Philanthropists by the Triad Chapter of Fundraising Professionals. The award recipients were recognized during the National Philanthropy Day Luncheon at the Grandover Resort & Conference Center in Greensboro. Amy and Overton are generous donors to Novant Health Foundation Kernersville Medical Center.

“I am thrilled that Amy and Overton Harper have been recognized as outstanding philanthropists in this community,” said Arnold King, major gift officer with Novant Health Foundation Kernersville Medical Center. “Amy and Overton are dedicated to our community and their donations have strongly impacted our foundation and the patients we serve.”

Amy Harper is a member of the board of directors for Novant Health Foundation Kernersville Medical Center. Overton is a past president of the Rotary Club of Kernersville. Amy and Overton are also members of the Founders Society at Kernersville Medical Center.  Their business, Harper Eye Care, is a supporter of the American Heart Association and Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.

The Novant Health Foundation Kernersville Medical Center provides medical care for those who cannot afford it, funds community programs to improve health care and supports continuing education for nurses and other care providers. For more information, visit NovantHealth.org/Foundation.

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Novant Health is a four-state integrated network of physician clinics, outpatient centers and hospitals that delivers a seamless and convenient healthcare experience to our communities. The Novant Health network consists of more than 1,200 physicians and 25,000 employees who make health care remarkable at nearly 500 locations, including 13 medical centers and hundreds of outpatient facilities and physician clinics. Headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Novant Health is committed to making health care remarkable for patients and communities, serving more than 4 million patients annually. In 2014, Novant Health provided more than $639 million in community benefit, including charity care and services. Novant Health is ranked as one of the nation’s top 20 integrated delivery networks by IMS Health.

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Posted on Tuesday, November 10, 2015