Event: Annual Fundraising Gala
Date: November 6, 2009
Place: Newton Marriott
2345 Commonwealth Avenue
For Tickets: 617-667-7348.
Major Sponsor Announced for Local Hospital Gala November 6
Briarwood Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center Donates $25, 000
Needham residents Kimberly and Michael Lombard co-chairs
Needham, MA- Briarwood Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center has been named the major sponsor of Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital's 11th annual gala taking place on Friday, November 6, from 6 p.m.-11 p.m. at the Newton Marriott, 2345 Commonwealth Avenue in Newton.
"We are pleased to support such a wonderful hospital in our community," said Briarwood Executive Director Walter M. Collins. "We are grateful to the staff for their kindness, devotion, and respect shown to our residents. I encourage everyone to support the gala as a way of giving back to an institution that does so much for all of us."
The gala is a fun way to show your support for Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital and its new Emergency Department and new inpatient unit. The evening includes a silent auction, dinner, dancing, plus an entertaining live auction with auctioneer Paul Zekos.
Longtime Needham residents Kimberly and Michael Lombard are the gala co-chairs.
"The purpose of the gala is to support a great and growing hospital in our community," said Michael Lombard. "The crowd at the recent grand opening celebration of the hospital's new Emergency Department and new inpatient wing shows the enormous support for this vital anchor in our community. I hope people will continue to show their support by celebrating with us on November 6."
"Michael and I really believe Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham is a tremendous asset to Needham and the surrounding communities. We are honored to be the co-chairs of the hospital's Annual Gala that will raise funds to make sure Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham continues to thrive."
To reserve your tickets for Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham's 11th Annual Gala please call 617-667-7348 or visit our web site at