Pink! Nouveau Tickets on Sale
Memorial Health Care System Foundation will host Pink! Nouveau, the 9th Annual Pink! gala, on Saturday, January 25, 2014, at the Chattanooga Convention Center. Proceeds from Pink! will benefit the MaryEllen Locher Breast Center.
Scott and Donna Mattice will co-chair the Foundation’s signature black-tie event with Ron Harr and Linda Andrea co-chairing the sponsorship committee and Paula Henderson and Will Clegg co-chairing the pre-party committee. The Hamico Foundation returns as the title sponsor of Pink!
Pink! attendees will enjoy cocktails, a four course dinner, live and silent auctions followed by dancing with music by Party on the Moon.
Pink! is a celebration of life for breast cancer patients and survivors raising almost $2 million since 2006 to ensure our community has access to the most advanced breast cancer treatments available.
Visit www.memorial.org/pink or call (423) 495-PINK to purchase tickets or for more information.
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