AdventHealth Hendersonville Foundation Presents

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The AdventHealth Hendersonville Foundation invites the community to “Experience Heroes of the Red, White and Blue” at its 2019 Annual Gala. This year’s AdventHealth Hendersonville Foundation Gala will take place on Thursday, May 9, at 5:30 pm at Signature Flight Support - Asheville Regional Airport.

The military setting will be an elegant evening honoring our nation’s military heroes complete with gourmet dishes, silent and live auctions, and exciting entertainment. Dress in black tie and cocktail attire or if you are military personnel you are welcome to come dressed in uniform.

The program will feature the presentation of the Dr. P.J. Moore, Jr. & Dr. Arthur A. Pearson Award of Excellence to Jeff Miller and Blue Ridge Honor Flight (BRHF). This year, we have partnered with BRHF to have a “Fund-a-Vet” opportunity that evening. During this time, guests will have the opportunity to make a donation to sponsor veterans on their flight to Washington, D.C. to see the war memorials.

The proceeds from this year’s Gala ticket sales will help fund a Behavioral Health Pod in the AdventHealth Hendersonville Emergency Department. The ER is often where behavioral health patients receive their first care at AdventHealth. This Behavioral Health Pod will feature five specially designed patient rooms to accommodate patients experiencing mental health issues. Having these rooms available for people coming in with acute behavioral health needs, allows our care teams to bring patients into a setting that is safe and comforting for their physical and mental health needs.

Various sponsorship levels are available for the “Experience Heroes of the Red, White and Blue” Gala for those interested in showcasing their business and generosity to health and wellness in our community.

The Gala includes a chance drawing for a trip to Washington, D.C. The winner will receive two, round-trip coach airline tickets with departure from a nearby airport and a five-night, double occupancy stay in Washington, D.C. A single chance drawing ticket purchase is $25, or you may purchase five tickets for $100 at

To purchase event tickets, tickets for the chance drawing for the trip to Washington, D.C., sponsor a veteran for an Honor Flight, or to inquire about a sponsorship, contact the AdventHealth Hendersonville Foundation at 828-681-2421 or email [email protected].

About AdventHealth Hendersonville: Founded in 1910, AdventHealth Hendersonville, formerly Park Ridge Health, is dedicated to meeting the health care needs of our growing communities, providing high-quality, compassionate care in a Christian environment.

In 1984, AdventHealth Hendersonville became a member of Adventist Health System. With a sacred mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ, AdventHealth is a connected system of care for every stage of life and health. More than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in physician practices, hospitals, outpatient clinics, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers provide individualized, wholistic care. A shared vision, common values, focus on whole-person health and a commitment to making communities healthier unify the system's nearly 50 hospital campuses and hundreds of care sites in diverse markets throughout almost a dozen states.

Leading the way in many medical firsts for the region, AdventHealth Hendersonville is the first hospital in Western North Carolina to earn The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for five orthopedic specialties including Spinal Surgery, Total Ankle Replacement, Total Hip Replacement, Total Knee Replacement and Total Shoulder Replacement. It is also the first to use the Mazor X™ and Navio™ Robotic Guidance Platforms. AdventHealth Hendersonville consistently earns national ranking for its commitment to patient safety, earning five consecutive “A” grades in Leapfrog Group’s Safety Grade survey. AdventHealth Hendersonville includes cardiac care and rehabilitation, emergency services, nationally awarded cancer care, state-of-the-art surgical care, full-service orthopedic care, an award-winning labor and delivery experience, and a full range of imaging services to help people across our region experience whole health. For more information about AdventHealth Hendersonville or to find a physician, please visit or call Call855-774-LIFE (5433).

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