Bolingbrook Hospital Foundation Gala 2015 raises $125,000 to benefit hospital
Bolingbrook – The Bolingbrook Hospital Foundation welcomed approximately 320 guests May 28th at GALA 2015 to raise funds on behalf of Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital. This enchanted evening-themed event raised $125,000 toward enhancing the health and well-being of Bolingbrook and the surrounding communities.
“On behalf of Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, I would like to say thank you to our sponsors, in-kind donors, restaurant partners, and event attendees for supporting this event,” said Rick Mace, chief executive officer of AMITA Health Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital. “In addition to raising financial resources to support our health services, we were able to increase awareness of the programs and services available at our hospital.”
Held at the Bolingbrook Golf Club, the event had more than 55 sponsors with Walsh Construction as its presenting sponsor. Décor sponsors included: Sebert Landcape, IKEA Bolingbrook, and the Bolingbrook Golf Club. Restaurant sponsors included: Ashbury’s at Boughton Ridge, Gordon Biersch, Mago Grill & Cantina, Nancy’s Pizza, The Nest Bar & Grill, Sage Kitchen + Bar, Sodexo, Ted’s Montana Grill and Rodney Strong as the Beverage Sponsor.
“The amazing support that we have received from the community for this event truly emphasizes the extension of our mission,” said Derek Cazeau, executive director of the Bolingbrook Hospital Foundation. “The Foundation provides the resources necessary to enhance the patient experience, support our caregivers, live our faith, and help our communities. The support of our sponsors and donors demonstrates the commitment to quality healthcare and the difference AMITA Health Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital makes each and every day in the lives of those we touch. Thank you to all of our donors for their philanthropic partnership.”
About AMITA Health
AMITA Health (www.amitahealth.org) is an integrated health system serving more than 3.8 million residents of suburban Chicago. AMITA Health is a Joint Operating Company formed in February 2015 by Adventist Midwest Health, based in Hinsdale, ILL., and Alexian Brothers Health System, based in Arlington Heights, ILL., encompassing nine hospitals and an extensive physician provider network of more than 3,000 physicians. AMITA Health is committed to delivering the most efficient, highest quality, faith-based care possible and respecting the faith traditions of all people.