DOWNERS GROVE – Tickets are still available for Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital’s major fundraiser of the year.
“Festival 2013: Hollywood Nights” will take place Oct. 26 at the Bolingbrook Golf Club. Tickets are $250 per person. Reservations can be made at www.advocatehealth.com/festival. Proceeds benefit the renovation and modernization of the hospital’s cardiovascular and diagnostic rehabilitation services.
“Our annual festival is the perfect opportunity to enjoy a night out while, at the same time, supporting services that are crucial to our community,” said Cheryl Kehl, event co-chairwoman.
Cocktails and gaming start at 6 pm, followed by dinner at 7:30 pm and dancing at 9 pm. Hollywood-inspired costumes are encouraged. Items available during the live auction include the ultimate kitchen makeover, a seven-night European river cruise, seven-night Hawaiian vacation and golf packages at Medinah Golf Club, Edgewood Valley Country Club, La Grange Country Club, Bolingbrook Golf Club and Willow Crest Golf Club.
During the evening, the 2013 Good Samaritan of the Year Award will be presented to Naperville residents Vince and Sandy Lovelle in recognition of their commitment to the health and well-being of the community through a spirit of generosity, volunteerism and leadership at Good Samaritan Hospital.
“We are grateful to the festival committee and all of our supporters,” said Dave Fox, hospital president. “Without their generosity, we couldn’t fulfill our mission.”
Sponsorship opportunities also are available. For more information, call 630-275-6518.
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital is committed to providing excellent care and a high level of service. Over the past 35 years, it has evolved into a recognized leader in health care. Deemed one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics, Good Samaritan Hospital is the only health care organization in the nation to earn the prestigious 2010 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Good Samaritan Hospital features DuPage County’s only Level I trauma center and a certified Level III neonatal intensive care unit. The hospital is noted for cancer care, women and children’s services and surgical services and has received the American Nurses Credentialing Center Magnet® designation, the highest honor and level of recognition awarded to nursing excellence in national and international health care. Good Samaritan Hospital is part of Advocate Health Care.