Mark your calendar and plan to attend Mission of Mercy’s annual “Mercy in the Morning Community Fundraising Breakfast” on

Dr. John vitarello

Dr. John Vitarello of Cardiovascular Specialists of Frederick, will speak at the Breakfast.

Thursday, May 8, 2014 at the FSK Holiday Inn at 5400 Holiday Dr., Frederick, MD.  Registration begins at 7:45 a.m. with the program at 8 a.m.  The breakfast is free and open to the public.

“Our theme of ‘Uniting to Heal’ recognizes that it takes an entire community coming together through many partnerships to deliver our life-saving work throughout our Maryland/ Pennsylvania Program,” said Jennifer Charlton, Executive Director of Mission of Mercy.

For tickets, please contact Jennifer White at or 301-682-5683 or 717-301-642-5683, or

You’ll hear inspiring stories of healing, hope and love, from patients, volunteers and the medical staff.  The 20th Anniversary celebration will include exciting news about innovative partnerships Mission of Mercy is forging with local healthcare systems such as Frederick Memorial Hospital in Frederick, MD, Gettysburg Hospital/Wellspan and Holy Spirit Hospital in Harrisburg, PA.

“Even as we reflect on all that we’ve accomplished in the past 20 years, we realize there are many more opportunities on the horizon during this uncertain and ever-changing healthcare environment,” Jennifer added.