Providence Healthcare

Providence Healthcare

November 14, 2008 11:32 ET

Media Advisory: Providence Healthcare Foundation's Silver Ball to Raise $800,000 (net) to Support Residents in Long-Term Care

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 14, 2008) -

WHAT: Providence Healthcare Foundation's 15th annual Silver Ball will raise
$800,000 (net) to support the Cardinal Ambrozic Houses of Providence,
a long-term care home for 288 residents.

One of Providence Healthcare's physiotherapists, Shawn Brady, will
headline the entertainment at the event, performing as U2 lead singer
'Bono' with Elevation - The International U2 Tribute Show. Formed in
2002, Elevation has traveled the world, and has won the hearts of U2
fans through their authenticity and the energy they bring to their

WHEN: Saturday, November 15, 2008
6 p.m.: Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction Begins
7 p.m.: Gourmet Dinner
9 p.m.: Performance by Elevation - The International U2 Tribute Show
11 p.m.: Draw for a 2009 Toyota Camry Hybrid

WHERE: Fairmont Royal York, Concert Hall

Providence Healthcare is a leader in providing rehabilitation, complex continuing care and long-term care, as well as community-based programs and clinics that continue the experience of promoting recovery, good health and well-being. Our programs and services are provided through three Integrated Care Divisions: Providence Hospital, with 347 beds for rehabilitation and complex continuing care; the Cardinal Ambrozic Houses of Providence, long-term care home for 288 residents; and the Providence Community Centre, with outpatient clinics including Recovery After Stroke and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (physiatry), and caregiver support including the nationally acclaimed Alzheimer Day Program and Tamil Caregiver Project.

Contact Information

  • Providence Healthcare
    Beth Johnson
    Director ,Communications
    (416) 285-3666, ext. 4042 or Cell: (416) 553-2344