Diocese of Rockville Centre


Contact: Colleen Valdini
Public & External Affairs Manager
Christine Hendriks,
VP, Public & External Affairs
Phone: (631) 376-4104

Date:           March 29, 2011

Thrift Shop



A special clothing sale will be held at the Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center’s Guild Thrift Shop.  There will be a large variety of stylish, gently used winter clothing on sale for $1 per item at the thrift shop, located at 179 Deer Park Avenue in Babylon Village, Monday, April 4th, through Saturday, April 9th.  The hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, and Saturday, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm.  Proceeds support the work of Good Samaritan’s Guilds. 

Please call (631) 376-4444 for further information.




Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center is a 537-bed (including 100 nursing home beds), voluntary, not-for-profit hospital located in West Islip.  The medical center, which has more than 4,500 employees and almost 900 physicians on staff, had nearly 30,000 patient admissions and more than 95,000 emergency department visits in 2010.  Good Samaritan is a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island. Visit the website at www.good-samaritan-hospital.org.

Good Samaritan provides more than $49 million in community service and charity care each year.  The medical center supplies residents with the tools necessary to maintain good health.  This includes community lectures, screenings, health fairs and other community programs and services.