Reach for the Stars event benefits DePaul School for Hearing and Speech
October 30, 2012 4:00 AM
Diane Holder with DePaul board president Carol Riley.
Ruth Auld, Sally Wiggin and Mary Jo Maynard.
Honorees Richard Patton and Sister Virginia Pascaretta.
By Patricia Sheridan Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
DePaul School for Hearing and Speech held the ninth annual Reach for the Stars event Friday night at Heinz Field Club East Lounge. The benefit grossed more than $100,000 thanks to the generosity of more than 340 guests. Many bid on the live and silent auctions during the evening. Diane Holder, CEO of UPMC Health Plan, was the evening's honorary chair. The Distinguished Alumni Award went to Richard Patton. Former DePaul School principal Sister Virginia Pascaretta received the Daniel A. Goetz Award.