Foundation of CVPH Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with 5k Charity Run - Shamrock Shuffle Event is March 17

Foundation of CVPH Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with 5k Charity Run
Shamrock Shuffle Event is March 17

PLATTSBURGH, NY (03/11/2019) – Join Fleet Feet and Adirondack Coast Events for the 3rd annual Shamrock Shuffle, on Sunday March 17, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Valcour Brewing Company.

This year’s 5k will begin and end at Valcour Brewing Company in a two-loop race. The first 50 racers (21+) to finish, get a free beer token courtesy of Valcour Brewing Company. Wear green and bring your leprechaun hats. There will also be several items available for raffle. All proceeds of this race will benefit The Foundation of CVPH. Stay around after the race for some great food and green beer at Valcour Brewing Company. Registration ends March 16, 2019 at 6:59 EDT.

Registration is $20 per person. Tickets can be purchased online at or call Foundation Events and Special Project Manager Michelle Senecal at (518) 314-3359.



About the Foundation of CVPH
The Foundation of Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital began over 25 years ago and since that time has touched thousands of lives.  As a not-for-profit entity, The Foundation has its own 20-member Board of Directors who assists with raising funds and oversees how those dollars are invested back into the hospital and into improving the health of our community.  Through generous support, we are helping people, funding programs, enhancing care and touching lives.  To learn more about The Foundation and to show your support, visit us at

About Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital
The University of Vermont Health Network - Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital is a private, not-for profit hospital and a subsidiary of Community Providers Inc., (CPI). Established in 1967 with the merger of Champlain Valley and Physicians hospitals, CVPH joined Fletcher Allen Partners in 2012, which in 2014, became The University of Vermont Health Network.  Together with its partners, Alice Hyde Medical Center, Central Vermont Medical Center, Elizabethtown Community Hospital and the University of Vermont Medical Center, CVPH provides high quality, cost effective care, close to home. Services include an award winning cardiac services program, accredited cancer center, freestanding ambulatory surgery center, comprehensive rehabilitation services and a 24 hour physician-staffed Emergency Care Center.  Governed by a 15-member Board of Directors, CVPH is accredited by the Joint Commission and licensed by New York State and Medicare/Medicaid approved.  Learn more at or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.



About The University of Vermont Health Network

The University of Vermont Health Network is an academic health system that is comprised of six affiliate hospitals, a multi-specialty medical group, and a home health agency. We serve the residents of Vermont and northern New York with a shared mission: working together, we improve people’s lives.  Our partners include:



Our 4,000 health care professionals are driven to provide high-quality, cost-efficient care as close to home as possible. Strengthened by our academic connection to the University of Vermont, each of our hospitals remains committed to its local community by providing compassionate, personal care shaped by the latest medical advances and delivered by highly skilled experts.