Kansas City, Mo. — The St. Joseph Medical Center Foundation is thinking pink for
its biennial Lily Ball on Saturday, May 7, at the Sheraton Overland Park
Hotel. Proceeds from the event will help provide advanced imaging technology
for the Breast Center at St. Joseph. The evening features a cocktail reception,
dinner and dancing to Tim Whitmer and the Plaza Players.
Co-chairs for this year’s semi-formal event are Lon McCroskey, MD,
FACS, and Debbie McCroskey, RN; and Zach and Chody Fee. Dr. McCroskey
is a board certified general surgeon and Debbie is a nurse in his office.
Zach Fee is a Community Bank President with UMB Bank and Chody is Assistant
Director of Small Beginnings Montessori School.
Early underwriters for the event include Kansas City Cancer Center and
Alliance Radiology (VIPink Sponsors). Pink Patrons are Commerce Bank,
Hall Render, Lillibridge, SJ Pain Associates and Turner Construction.
Make reservations early to guarantee seating. Individual tickets are $150
and other sponsorship opportunities are available. Contact the St. Joseph
Medical Center Foundation for more information or to reserve your seat,
St. Joseph Medical Center is an acute care facility of Carondelet Health
(CarondeletHealth.org) which also includes St. Mary’s Medical Center,
three long-term care facilities and home care services. Carondelet Health
is dedicated to the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. Our commitment to
human dignity compels us to provide compassionate, quality healthcare
for body, mind and spirit, with a special concern for the poor. We are
responsible stewards serving the needs of all people from conception to
death. Carondelet Health is a member of Ascension Health, the nation’s
largest Catholic and nonprofit health system.