Park Ridge Health Foundation to host island-themed gala

Press release

From Park Ridge Health:

Hendersonville, N.C. (August 14, 2013) – The Park Ridge Health Foundation invites the community to “Experience Hawaii” at its 2013 Gala. This year’s Park Ridge Health Foundation Gala will take place on Thursday, October 10, at 5:30 p.m. at the Double Tree by Hilton™ Asheville – Biltmore.

This year’s Hawaiian setting will whisk guests away to an island-themed getaway of fabulous food, entertainment and silent auction surprises. The program will feature live entertainment and a presentation of the Dr. P.J. Moore, Jr. & Dr. Arthur A. Pearson Award of Excellence to an outstanding member of the local community.

The proceeds of this year’s Gala ticket sales will benefit renovations to Park Ridge Health’s third floor, which includes the hospital’s Medical-Surgical, ICU and Telemetry units. Proceeds of the live auction will benefit several important programs at Park Ridge Health, including the Breast Health Resource Room, which offers free prostheses, wigs and other resources to women with breast cancer; and Park Ridge Health’s Perinatal Loss Bereavement program.

Various sponsorship levels are available for the “Experience Hawaii” Gala for those interested in showcasing their business and generosity to health and wellness in our community.
Purchase your tickets or sponsorship today by contacting the Park Ridge Health Foundation at 828-681-2421 or

About Park Ridge Health:
Park Ridge Health was built by Henderson County residents, and more than 100 years later is a beloved piece of our growing community’s health care network, providing quality, compassionate care in a Christian environment. In 1986, Park Ridge Health partnered with Adventist Health System, joining a family of 43 exceptional not-for-profit community hospitals across the country. Leading the way in many medical firsts for the region – including a boutique baby delivery experience and North Carolina’s first 64-slice CT scanner in 2006 – Park Ridge Health provides personalized care throughout the region, offering a dedicated network of more than 130 primary care and specialty providers, cardiac care and rehab, state-of-the-art surgical care, nationally awarded cancer services, full-service orthopedic care and the only accredited hyperbaric medicine facility in Western North Carolina. For more information about Park Ridge Health or to find a physician, please visit or call 855.PRH.LIFE (855.774.5433).


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