2014 Event - June 7
CT Convention Center, Hartford
TO BENEFIT THE DEQUATTRO CANCER CENTER FUND, THE MEG BERTÉ OWEN CANCER SURVIVORSHIP FUND & THE CANCER RESEARCH NAVIGATION FUND
Cocktail Reception 6:00 pm • Dinner & Dancing 7:15 pm
Connecticut Convention Center • 100 Columbus Boulevard, Hartford, CT
Valet Parking • Black Tie
SILVER PACKAGE - $10,000*
- One table of 10 seats including pre-event reception & VIP seating at the Ball
- Full-page ad in event program
NEIGHBORS & FRIENDS PACKAGE - $5,000*
- 6 seats at the Ball including pre-event reception
- Half-page ad in event program
PARTNERS PACKAGE - $2,500
- 4 seats at the Ball including pre-event reception
- Half-page ad in event program
*These sponsorships also include the following benefits:
- Logo/corporate name featured prominently on event display
- Corporate name on ECHN website
- Recognition in ECHN's Annual Report
- Pre- and post-event recognition in all event press and media releases
$500 PREMIER TICKET
($350 of your ticket directly benefits navigation services and is tax deductible. All Premier ticket holders will be recognized in the Healium Ball program.)
$250 PATRON TICKET
($100 of your ticket directly benefits navigation services and is tax deductible. All Patron ticket holders will be recognized in the Healium Ball program.)
To register call 860.647.4753.
2013 Healium Ball
The 2013 Healium Ball, held on Saturday, June 8, at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, raised more than $375,000 to benefit the DeQuattro Cancer Center Fund and the Meg Berté Owen Survivorship Fund at the John A. DeQuattro Cancer Center in Manchester.
The black-tie event began with an elegant cocktail reception in an area decorated as a Parisian street with caricature artists, a singer and a living statue. On entering the ballroom, the 550 guests were greeted by a floor-to-ceiling model of the Eiffel Tower, screens with French scenes and table arrangements of flowers and ostrich feathers. Alison Morris of FoxCT News was the evening’s emcee. A grateful patient of the DeQuattro Cancer Center, David Waite, celebrated the care he received at ECHN. Renee DiNino of Clear Channel Radio assisted Kris Popovitch, Administrative Director of Cancer Services at the DeQuattro Cancer Center, with the raffle drawing for a trip for two to Paris. “Hot on Broadway” provided the entertainment again this year as they dazzled the guests with songs such as La Vie en Rose, I Love Paris and Lady Marmalade. Timmy Maia and his band provided the music for the dancing portion of the evening.
The Healium Ball, first held in 2010, is a celebration by the community of the state-of-the-art services offered at the Eastern Connecticut Cancer Institute, housed at the new John A. DeQuattro Cancer Center. This signature event consists of an elegant cocktail reception followed by a gourmet dinner and dancing. Proceeds from the Ball support the DeQuattro Cancer Fund and the Meg Berté Owen Survivorship Fund. The DeQuattro Cancer Fund benefits cancer patients by providing personal comfort and neighborly care through financial assistance, family support, education, and counseling to ensure continued quality cancer care close to home. Funds will help offset the costs associated with nurse navigators and nutritionists who are committed to working together with the physicians as a dedicated team of professionals, compassionate to the specialized needs of cancer patients. The Survivorship Fund is used to support a survivorship program with activities that reduce the late effects of cancer treatment while improving and encouraging surveillance for recurring cancers and second malignancies.
Raffle winner: Lynne Kelleher
Healium Ball Committee
The sponsors for the 2013 event:
Ambulance Service of Manchester; Eastern Connecticut Pathology Consultants, PC; Mrs. Josephine Krikorian; Manchester Road Race; Medical Oncology and Blood Disorders, LLP; Robinson & Cole; and Twin Networks.
Neighbors & Friends:
Buckland Hills Imaging; Connecticut Business Systems; Mrs. Valerie F. DeQuattro; Griffin York & Krause; ING Foundation; Hartford Radiation Oncology Associates, PC; Murtha Cullina; Precision Computer Services; SBM Charitable Foundation; ShopRite; and Visiting Nurse & Health Services of CT, Inc.
Aetna; Allied Printing Services, Inc.; Auxiliary of Manchester Memorial Hospital; CASLE Corporation; CT Hospital Association; CohnReznick; Durant, Nichols, Houston, Hodgson & Cortese-Costa, PC; EMC Corporation; Fletcher Thompson; Garfunkel Wild, PC; Healthwise Family Care Network; Hoffman Auto; Jefferson Radiology; PMA Companies; ProHealth Physicians; Rockville Bank Foundation; Rockville General Hospital Auxiliary; Tolland Imaging Center; University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine; Viscogliosi Bros., LLC; Wolff Financial Group, LLC.