Tributes for Healthcare Leadership



Nanticoke Health Services has announced the recipients of its 14th Annual Nanticoke Tributes for Healthcare Leadership Awards. The Nanticoke Tribute Awards honor individuals who have made significant contributions to the provision and improvement of healthcare in the communities of Western Sussex County.

The Nanticoke Tribute Awards will be presented at a dinner on Thursday, November 15, 2018 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Heritage Shores in Bridgeville. Click here for tickets and sponsorship opportunities. For more information, contact the Nanticoke Health Foundation at 302-536-5390.



  • The Charles C. Allen, Jr. Leadership in Philanthropy Award

    The Charles C. Allen Philanthropy Award will be presented to Karl and Nancy Brown. Both have been vital members of the Nanticoke Health Services family through their extensive philanthropic support and giving of their time for the betterment of the health of the community. Karl has served on several committees along with the Capital Campaign, and Nancy has volunteered numerous hours through the Nanticoke Auxiliary and is a Past President and Co-Chair of the annual Dinner Auction.

  • Founders Award

    The Founders’ Award will be presented to Janet K. Hubbard and Lynda A. Messick.

    Mrs. Hubbard will be recognized for her dedication and commitment to Nanticoke Health Services and the community. She is a Past President of the Nanticoke Health Services Auxiliary, previous Nanticoke Foundation Board member, Co-Chair of the Nanticoke Health Services Capital Campaign Community Division, and volunteers on numerous projects throughout the organization. Since March 26, she has volunteered over 8130 hours.

    Mrs. Messick has served on the Nanticoke Health Services Board of Directors for sixteen years and has most recently served as Chairperson of the Board. She is actively involved in the communities she lives and works in, helping non-profit organizations to achieve their missions.

  • Nanticoke Physicians Hall of Fame

    The Physicians Hall of Fame recognizes physicians who have served Nanticoke Memorial Hospital and the community with distinction and selflessness. The Nanticoke Tributes will also recognize a new inductee into the Nanticoke Physicians Hall of Fame. This award recognizes and honors physicians who have served their communities with dedication and distinction. This year, Dr. Jose L. Barriocanal will be presented with the Physicians Hall of Fame Award.

Photo Attached: 2017 13th annual Tributes for Healthcare Leadership Recipients. (Front Row L-R) Amy Proctor – Trinity Foundation, (Charles C. Allen, Jr. Leadership in Philanthropy Award), and Nancy Cook Marsh. (Founders Award) (Back Row) Greg Massey – Trinity Foundation, (Charles C. Allen, Jr. Leadership in Philanthropy Award), Dr. James F. Palmer (Physician Hall of Fame) and. Nanticoke Health Services CEO/President, Steven A. Rose.





Tickets to the Nanticoke Tributes Awards Dinner are $125.00 per person. Sponsorship opportunities are also available.



Heritage Shores Clubhouse

1 Heritage Shores Circle
Bridgeville, DE 19933