Bridgewater Motorworks and PDQ Auto Parts raise $1,800 for the Steeplechase Cancer Center

January 15, 2015

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Jan. 14, 2015 - Bridgewater Motorworks and PDQ Auto Parts of Manville recently donated $1,800 to Somerset Health Care Foundation to support the Steeplechase Cancer Center at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset in Somerville. 

The funds were raised during a special “Brakes for Breast Cancer” promotion. Customers of Bridgewater Motorworks that needed brakes during the month of October were given free brake pads courtesy of PDQ Auto Parts and Bridgewater Motorworks performed the labor. Ten percent of the customers’ total invoice was donated to the Somerset Health Care Foundation to benefit the Steeplechase Cancer Center

“We are so pleased to be able to help out our community in this way. The monies raised go directly to help people in Somerset County,” said Greg Burchette, owner of Bridgewater Motorworks. 

About Bridgewater MOTORWORKS:

Since 1998, Bridgewater MOTORWORKS has provided full service automotive repair and service to residents of Somerset County, New Jersey, and the surrounding New York and New Jersey State Areas.  Bridgewater MOTORWORKS offers engine, and transmission replacement and general repair services for all vehicles. And they are the preferred auto service and repair provider for Somerset Medical Center Emergency Medical Services. 

Bridgewater MOTORWORKS also features an Express Lube where customers can get their oil changed in as little as 15 minutes. 

They are located at 358 Union Ave. in Bridgewater, New Jersey, telephone number (908) 218-9100.  For more information go to http://www.bwmotorworks.com.

About the Steeplechase Cancer Center

The Steeplechase Cancer Center at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset enables Central New Jersey cancer patients to see their doctors, undergo outpatient treatment and participate in promising cancer research studies – all in one place close to home. The three-story, 63,000-square-foot facility, which opened in 2007, houses radiation therapy services, infusion therapy, breast imaging services, the medical center’s research team, oncology rehabilitation, oncologists’ and surgeons’ offices, complementary medicine services, nutritional counseling, patient navigator services, a patient resource library and the Sanofi US Wellness Boutique. The cancer center has received the prestigious Outstanding Achievement Award from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons. It is a clinical research affiliate of Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. For more information about the Steeplechase Cancer Center, visit www.steeplechasecancercenter.com. For a physician referral, call 888-MD-RWJUH.

PHOTO CAPTION: Donna Castronovo, director of special events for Somerset Health Care Foundation, center, recently accepted a check for $1,800 from Bridgewater Motorworks and PDQ Auto Parts of Manville to support the Steeplechase Cancer Center at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset. Presenting the check from left to right are Greg Burchette, Bob Petrusky, Pat Dorsey, Bryan Natale, all of Bridgewater Motor Works and Al Pankowski of PDQ Auto Parts.