Orange County Business Journal | Celebrate Health, Celebrate Life

 ocbjjan42016Celebrate Health, Celebrate Life



HDCawardMore than 500 guests attended Celebration 2015, St. Joseph Hospital’s annual fundraising gala. Community supporters, business leaders, and guests gathered at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa on Oct. 17 to take part in an evening of silent and live auctions, raffle drawings and fine dining with live entertainment starring Jay Leno.

More than $420,000 was raised, which will support Innovating for a Healthier Community, a $50 million comprehensive campaign launched at the event.

The St. Joseph Hospital campaign encompasses innovative programs and technology for the Structural Heart Disease program; the Care for the Poor Endowment; the Emergency Care Center; the Center for Cancer Prevention and Treatment; the Nursing Excellence Fund, which includes an endowment component; and advanced imaging technology.