‘This One’s for the Girls’ luncheon to benefit women’s center at Holy Cross Hospital
The Holy Cross Hospital Auxiliary’s Women Owning Wellness (WOW!) committee will present its sixth annual “This One’s for the Girls!” luncheon at 11 a.m. Oct. 17 at the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six.
Proceeds from the event benefit the Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women’s Center at the Holy Cross HealthPlex.
“This luncheon is a fun, exciting event that our guests look forward to each year,” said Carrie Stiles Tidwell, co-chairwoman, along with Libby West and Laura Minor. “We are working hard to ensure this year’s event will yet again be successful in supporting the mission of Holy Cross Hospital and the Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women’s Center.”
This year, the event will feature select specialty boutiques where guests can shop for unique gifts, fashions and accessories, and have the opportunity to win prizes. Additionally, there will be a special raffle drawing for a package of gift certificates to some of Fort Lauderdale’s restaurants.
Morgan Stanley is the presenting sponsor of the luncheon. Other major sponsors include AutoNation, City Furniture and Ashley Furniture, Nova Southeastern University and Serta. Chairs Emeritus are Doreen Koenig, Monica Maroone and Sheri Whittington, who spearhead the Community Leaders Committee for the Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women’s Center.
“We appreciate the generosity of our sponsors and the commitment of the WOW! committee, luncheon chairs and chairs emeritus and all of our volunteers,” said Holy Cross Hospital Director of Development Lynn Mandeville. “They are a proven team of community leaders, who have come together to support Holy Cross and improve the health and lives of women and their families in our community.”
The $15 million Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women’s Center was built entirely through philanthropy, including $1 million from 200 women in the community - each of whom pledged $5,000 as lifetime, founding members of the Girlfriend’s Club, in support of the Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women’s Center.
The 55,000-square-foot center is a one-stop, state of the art facility where women receive excellent treatment in a caring environment. In addition to the Hudson Family Foundation Physicians Suite, the Jan Moran Reception Suite and the Jeane M. Dorini Women’s Imaging and Diagnostic Suite, the Women’s Center also features the Marti Huizenga Meditation Chapel and Healing Garden, which is open to patients for quiet reflection, meditation and prayer. The Patricia R. Guerrieri Pavilion offers community education rooms for groups, varying in size from 10 to 150 people, a café a teaching kitchen, a medical spa, lifestyle counseling rooms, a health education lobby, a volunteer office and physician suites.
Tickets are $85, $100 or $150, and can be purchased by calling 954-229-8562.
The Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women’s Center is located at 1000 NE 56 St., Fort Lauderdale.
Holy Cross Hospital, a member of CHE Trinity Health, Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, is a full-service, nonprofit Catholic hospital, sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy. Since opening its doors in 1955, the 559-bed hospital has offered progressive services and programs to meet the evolving healthcare needs of Broward County. Today, Holy Cross has more than 600 physicians on staff, representing more than 40 specialties and more than 3,000 employees.
For more information, visit www.holycrosswomenscenter. com.
The Women Owning Wellness "This One’s for the Girls" Luncheon benefiting the Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women’s Center at Holy Cross Hospital, takes place Oct. 27 at 11 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six in Fort Lauderdale.
Above: Tresa Stiles-Hernandez, left, Dr. Anele Manfredini and Lynn Mandeville
Pat Doering, left, and Valerie Harvey