What: The culmination of a six-month long employee fundraising effort on behalf of the Foundation, the Methodist Hospitals Foundation Mardi Gras Ball celebrates the commitment of Methodist Hospitals employees to supporting the mission of the hospital as well as the history and traditions of Mardi Gras.
Who: The event will be attended by more than 150 Methodist Hospitals leaders, staff, physicians and Foundation Board members. The following individuals will be attending and will be available for interviews and photos:
Rob Hanrahan, Executive Director of the Methodist Hospitals Foundation
Ian McFadden, Methodist Hospitals President and CEO
Gary T. Miller, Methodist Hospitals Foundation Board Chair
When: The Mardi Gras Ball will be held on Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 6:00 p.m.
The event schedule includes:
6:00 Cocktails (Pool Atrium)
7:00 Mardi Gras Parade to Ballroom
7:15 Bourbon Street Arcade
9:45 Presentation of Court & Coronation
Where: The Radisson Star Plaza Hotel, Celebrity Ballroom
800 East 81st Avenue, Merrillville, Indiana 46410
About Methodist Hospitals Foundation: The mission of the Methodist Hospitals Foundation is to support patients through projects and programs at Methodist Hospitals
About Methodist Hospitals: Methodist Hospitals is a community-based, not-for-profit health system with two full-service acute care facilities that has been leading the way to better health for residents of Northwest Indiana for almost 100 years. Methodist Hospitals offers a number of award-winning programs, including its Neuroscience and Oncology Institutes, Restart Center for bariatric surgery and Women’s Health program. Its range of services also includes Emergency services, Cardiovascular services, Orthopedics, comprehensive Rehabilitation services and Home Health Services.