Black & White Gala Raises Funds for Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Cleburne 08/31/2012
FORT WORTH, Texas — More than 550 guests attended the 20th annual Black & White Gala on Aug. 4 at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel. The Friends of Texas Health Cleburne Black & White Gala Committee hosted the event, which included dinner, dancing and auctions.
The gala raised more than $160,000 for Texas Health Cleburne’s health outreach programs in Johnson County. This year’s proceeds also will be used to purchase a SimMan® 3G, a training manikin.
Since 1993, the Black & White Gala Committee has raised more than $2.5 million to fund Shots for Tots, Mammograms Are A Must! and Know Your PSA. The 2012 event chair was MC Davis and vice chair was Debbie Reynolds.
About Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Cleburne Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Cleburne is a 137-bed acute-care, full-service hospital that has served Cleburne and the Johnson County area since 1986. The hospital’s services include surgery, women’s services, urology, orthopedics and ear, nose and throat care. Texas Health Cleburne, an affiliate of the faith-based, nonprofit Texas Health Resources system, has been recognized with the 2007 Premier/Carescience Select Practice National Quality Award. For more information, call 1-877-THR-WELL, or visit TexasHealth.org/Cleburne.
About Texas Health Harris Methodist Foundation Through philanthropy, Texas Health Harris Methodist Foundation provides support to seven Texas Health Harris Methodist hospitals in Alliance, Azle, Cleburne, Fort Worth, Hurst-Euless-Bedford, Southwest Fort Worth and Stephenville as well as Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital. Established in 1990, Texas Health Harris Methodist Foundation plays a critical role in continuing the mission of the Texas Health Harris Methodist hospitals to improve the health of the people in the communities we serve. The Foundation strives to enhance the delivery of quality patient care by joining with committed donors to sustain the long-term fiscal viability of the hospital that are a part of Texas Health Harris Methodist. Through the efforts of the Foundation, the strong tradition of community support through philanthropy enables the Texas Health Harris Methodist hospitals and Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital to forge ahead in medical research and education, technology and the provision of quality patient care.