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21st Annual Girls Night Out Features Prescription for Laughter - Nick at Nite Stars perform for single show on October 15

21st Annual Girls Night Out Features Prescription for Laughter
Nick at Nite Stars perform for single show on October 15

PLATTSBURGH, NY (09/06/2019) – In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, The Foundation of CVPH presents the 21st Annual Girls Night Out on Tuesday, Oct. 15 at the Strand Theatre. Prescription for Laughter, featuring funny ladies Nancy Witter and Karen Morgan, will take the stage for one performance beginning at 7 p.m.


This hilarious comedy duo met as finalists on “Nick at Nite Searches for the Funniest Mom in America.”  Their differences make them a unique act as they share hilarious stories of navigating life seen through the lens of a comedian. 


The evening’s program also includes a presentation about the Foundation of CVPH and how, partnering with generous supporters, it is improving the health and wellbeing of this community. The 2019 Boobie Prize will also be awarded to a member of the community who has made a significant impact on lives of those battling breast cancer.


The $20 tickets are available online at and at For more information, call The Foundation at (518) 562-7169.


This event is supported by The Foundation of CVPH, Coryer Staffing, Dannemora Federal Credit Union, Della Auto Group, Peru Federal Credit Union, UVMHN-CVPH Obstetrics & Gynecology, and Warren Tire Service.


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.