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May 2nd, 2022 - Alexa Seuss; Jim Underwood
2nd May 2022 • Heart of the East End • Gianna Volpe, WLIW-FM
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Alexa Seuss, Common Ground Adornments

North Fork jewelry-maker Alexa Seuss joins Gianna for the Medical Monday segment ahead of her 100+ mile trek from New York City to Long Island’s East End — Central Park to Mitchell Park — on Tuesday, May 10th. The walk is being held to help raise funds for New York non-profit RIP Medical Debt, which pays off portfolios of medical debt, by asking folks to sponsor mile-sections of her walk. As Seuss states, “Will this walk overhaul our healthcare system? No. Will it automatically start a Medicare for all program? Nope. But will it possibly help a rail-thin jaundiced 20-year-old sobbing in a hospital bed like me all those years ago? Yes. If this helps one person pay off their medical debt, that’s enough for me.” For more information visit miles4medicaldebt.com.

Jim Underwood, Monday Meditation Underwritten by Monk Music Studios

Jim Underwood of the Mattituck-Laurel Civic Association joins Gianna Volpe for the Monday Meditation Underwritten by Monk Music Studios to chat about the upcoming 5K run/walk at Mattituck’s Veteran’s Beach. The event is aimed at raising funds for a scholarship in honor of 1959 MHS graduate, Bill Lynch, a behind-the-scenes politico of yore known as the “rumpled genius.” To register, visit events.elitefeats.com/mattituck22.

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