Save the Date: The Center and CHAMPS' Centennial Event
The Center for Health Affairs and CHAMPS Healthcare are planning a centennial event for the evening of Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016 at the Global Center for Health Innovation. The centennial event will feature a unique, celebratory experience symbolic of the work of the organization and representative of its centennial theme, “Transformation through Collaboration.”
Attendees will include current onsite and off-site staff members at The Center and CHAMPS, as well as members, clients and community partners affiliated with the organizations.
Plans for the evening include:
- 5:30 p.m. VIP Reception
- 6 p.m. Cocktail Hour
- 7 p.m. Program featuring remarks from President & CEO Bill Ryan, a speaker from community gift recipient Medworks, a short video commemorating the centennial and a presentation of funds raised for The Center and CHAMPS' community gift to Medworks
- 7:30 p.m. Dinner and dancing (music provided by Shout!)
The centennial event will be a one-of-a-kind opportunity for the healthcare industry to celebrate and share the achievements of The Center and CHAMPS. As part of the celebration, the organization is launching a joint philanthropic program with sponsors to continue to empower and strengthen the Northeast Ohio region, as well as the health and wellness of the people living within it. This program will be announced at the event and all funds raised up to $150,000 will be matched by The Center for Health Affairs.
For more information about contributing to The Center and CHAMPS' philanthropic program, contact Kirstin Craciun, director of community outreach at 216.255.3616 or via email.
More details about the centennial event will be released as they become available. Follow the hashtag #NEOHospitals100 to stay connected with the organization's planning efforts.