'Jungle Cruise' Monongahela Valley Hospital's 26th Gala
May 26, 2014 12:00 AM
Dr. M. Elizabeth Pepper, with her parents, Dr. L. Douglas Pepper and Mrs. Maria Pepper, mingle in the jungle before dinner at Monongahela Valley Hospital’s 26th Annual Gala.
Monongahela Valley Hospitals President and CEO Louis J. Panza Jr. with his wife Cheryl Panza, meet Frank the Tank, a 14-year old Sulcata turtle, one of the wild visitors at the hospitals "Jungle Cruise" gala.
The Place: Westin Convention Center, Downtown on May 17
The Purpose: Roughly 500 partygoers came out to support the hospital and raised a record-breaking $147,000.
The Party: Guests interacted with live animals and traipsed through the “jungle” before enjoying dinner. The event, which was sponsored by the Mon-Vale Health Resources Fund Development Committee and MVH’s Office of Fund Development, celebrated four exemplary individuals and one business for their commitment to excellence with Dimensions in Performance Awards.
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