A Cause to Celebrate

In the past two years, Shore Medical Center has presented the "A Cause to Celebrate" gala. Thanks to your support, these events have raised nearly $1 MILLION.

We are pleased to announce that "A Cause to Celebrate" will return this year, at the Golden Nugget Hotel Casino in Atlantic City on Friday, September 15. This year's gala promises to be the social event of the year, with live entertainment by Central Park - The Band, dancing and a silent auction.

You will enjoy a variety of delicious dishes and premium cocktails while mixing and mingling throughout the night. While this is not a sit down dinner, there will be plenty of seating and tables for you, your guests, and your new friends to enjoy.
Proceeds from this event will once again benefit Shore Cancer Center.


  • Purchase Your Tickets by August 1 and you could win a free trip to Jade Mountain, St. Lucia! As a special thank you for your generous support of Shore Cancer Center, all those who purchase tickets to "A Cause to Celebrate 2017" by August 1, 2017 will be entered to win a trip for two to: Jade Mountain, St Lucia http://www.jademountainstlucia.com/.
  • Jade Mountain Resort on St. Lucia’s south-western Caribbean coastline is a cornucopia of organic architecture celebrating St. Lucia’s stunning scenic beauty. Staying 3 nights in the Sun Sanctuary Suite with breakfast and dinner included for two. (Airfare not included).
  • The drawing for the trip will be made at the event on Friday, September 15, 2017. Winner must be present to claim the prize. You will receive one entry for each ticket purchased.
  • This trip has been generously donated by Liberty Travel. On behalf of our Board, clinical team and support staff, we thank them for assisting us in raising funds to provide cancer care in our community.

To purchase tickets, contact Doreen Gordon at 609.653.3800.

Photos from the 2016 Cause to Celebrate gala were donated by Eric Weeks, CPP  and Karen Michaeel, CPP of EZ Memories photography in Somers Point, NJ. Please consider them for any future photography needs. They can be reached via email at  ezmemories@comcast.net or by phone at 609-927-3301

To View Images from the 2016 Cause to Celebrate gala Online – Follow these directions:

  • Go to www.ezmemories.com
  • Click into our web site (box on left)
  • Click “Client Viewing”
  • Click “Events”
  • Click on “A Cause to Celebrate”
  • Enter your email address and your password is: Celebrate

Once you get to the page of images, click on any image to make it larger. Then using the right and left arrow keys, scroll through the images. Any image can be down loaded to your down load folder in your computer by clicking on the cloud icon at the bottom of the image. All the images can be downloaded by clicking on that same icon at the top right before clicking on a single image.

"A Cause to Celebrate" Benefit raises $475,000 for Shore Cancer Center

Shore Medical Center is proud to announce that $475,0000 was raised for Shore Cancer Center as a result of the "A Cause to Celebrate" gala event. on Friday, September 30, 2016. The event also honored Shore's care of the community for the past 75 years. A Cause to Celebrate was held on Friday, September 30 at the Golden Nugget Hotel Casino in Atlantic City, and featured live entertainment, dancing, silent auction, and more. 

Shore Medical Center’s President and CEO Ron Johnson said that with 51,000 cancer diagnoses each year in New Jersey alone, everyone’s life is touched by cancer in some way. Funds raised from the event will help enhance cancer care for those who are affected by cancer right here in our community.

2016 marked the second year in which Shore held its "A Cause to Celebrate" event. In two years, this fundraiser has raised nearly $1 million for Shore Cancer Center.