The Lancaster General Health Foundation supports excellence in patient care by overseeing fundraising activities for Lancaster General Health and its affiliates. Below are our signature events for 2019.
The Gingham Gala is a gathering that embraces Lancaster County traditions and the progressive transformation of cancer care in our region. The festive gathering, Saturday, May 18, at 5:30 p.m. at the Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute, will raise funds to help cancer patients whose family finances are compromised by a cancer diagnosis. Over three years, this special event has raised more than $283,000 to support the Cancer Patient Support Fund.
Click here for more information, including online registration.
Girlfriends, Glamour & Giving
This special fundraising event will benefit the Butterfly Endowment at Women & Babies Hospital. The Butterfly Endowment helps to provide supportive services to families who have experienced the loss of a child, shortly after birth, or as a result of stillbirth or miscarriage. Supportive services include:
- Counseling services
- Educational literature and inspirational materials on grief and loss
- Memorial/memory boxes
- Items to support siblings
- Help with funeral costs
Girlfriends, Glamour & Giving will feature delicious appetizers, desserts, exciting raffle prizes, and special butterfly-themed gifts. Wear your glamorous, glittering baubles and beads and enjoy an evening with girlfriends.
Cash bar. Free parking vouchers for Central Parking Garage, Vine Street
Date: Monday, June 10, 2019
Time: 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Location: The Pressroom Restaurant, 26-28 W. King Street, Lancaster
Cost: $25 per person
Click here to purchase tickets or make a donation to the Butterfly Endowment. Click here for event sponsorship information (available to companies, organizations or individuals).
Thank you to our generous event sponsors!
Dr. Serena Wu & Robert Ross and Dr. Zoe Selhi
Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home
Wine Heart Gala
On behalf of the Lancaster General Health Foundation and the Heart & Vascular Institute, thank you for your support of the 2018 Annual Wine Heart Gala. Because of your generosity, we were able raise vital funding that will directly impact patients in our community. In addition, through gifts made that night, we will be able to increase public access to life saving devices (AED’s) for first responders, local schools, churches and non-profit organizations.
Save the 2019 date!
Saturday, October 19, 2019 at the Lancaster Country Club