SOURCE: Natividad Medical Foundation

Natividad Medical Foundation

July 17, 2012 16:44 ET

Natividad Medical Foundation Named a 2012 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Charity Beneficiary

Opportunity Tickets to Win a 2013 Mini John Cooper Works GP or Elegant Diamond Hoop Earrings Support the Good Works of Monterey County's Safety Net Hospital

SALINAS, CA--(Marketwire - Jul 17, 2012) - For the 15th year, Natividad Medical Foundation has been selected by the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance as one of the benefiting charities of the internationally recognized event.

"We're honored to be chosen by the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance and excited to offer chances to win two fabulous prizes: a 2013 Mini John Cooper Works GP and a beautiful pair of white-gold diamond hoop earrings," said Linda Ford, President/CEO of Natividad Medical Foundation. "Proceeds raised will go to support the good work done at Natividad Medical Center, Monterey's safety net hospital that serves the most vulnerable people in our community." 

Valued at $43,000, the 2013 Mini John Cooper Works GP package is donated by MINI USA, a division of BMW of North America. The 2013 Mini John Cooper Works GP is a limited-edition model that BMW calls "the sportiest road-registered Mini ever made." The raffle winner also will be treated to a factory tour at the Mini John Cooper Works GP's place of origin, Oxford, England. Round trip airfare and hotel will be provided from any major U.S. city.

The diamond hoop earrings, valued at $26,700, are donated by George Walton Gold & Diamond Co. Made with 18K white gold and brilliant-cut diamonds, each earring is 2.25 inches in diameter and set with 47 diamonds for a total of 94 stones, 7.5/100 carats total weight.

Opportunity tickets are $100 each, and just 1,000 chances will be sold by Natividad Medical Foundation. Purchasers may buy as many tickets as they like up to the 1,000 limit. Winners will be announced on August 19, 2012, at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. You do not need to be present to win.

To purchase tickets, call the Natividad Medical Foundation's secure HOTLINE at (831) 783-2695 or e-mail

One of the world's most prestigious gatherings of rare automobiles, this year's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance will be held on August 19 on the famed 18th fairway of the Pebble Beach golf links. Since its first event in 1950, the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance has raised over $15 million for local charities.

About Natividad Medical Foundation:
Natividad Medical Foundation philanthropically supports programs at Natividad Medical Center that continually improve the health status of our community through equitable access to essential health care services, regardless of ability to pay. Natividad Medical Foundation is passionate about raising funds to support access to healthcare for babies, children and families in our community. Established in 1988, Natividad Medical Foundation is a 501(c)3 charitable organization. For more information, visit

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