Philanthropists Raise Funds to Benefit National Jewish Health

Black-tie Ibiza gala on March 19 brings the Spanish Mediterranean to Denver

MARCH 11, 2011

DENVER — The 2011 Morgridge Family Foundation Beaux Arts Ball has an impressive list of sponsors supporting the National Jewish Health fundraising gala on Saturday, March 19 at the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center.
The Morgridge Family Foundation tops the list as the 2011 Beaux Arts Ball Naming Sponsor and the Presenting Sponsor, First Western Trust Bank, comes close on its heels.

Platinum Sponsors are:
Debra and Ken Tuchman
Joyce Zeff.

Gold Sponsors include:
Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
Michele and Marty Cohen
Jeff and Carole Schwartz
Freeport LNG
Zachry Hastings Alliance
The Gart Companies
Richmond American Homes Foundation
Sage Hospitality
Linda and Rich Schierburg
Peregrine Group Development LLC

Grand Marshals are:
Carrie and John Morgridge
Linda and Rich Schierburg
Viki and Jack Thompson
Joni and Scott Wylie. 

Iris and Michael Smith will receive the Arthur B. Lorber Award for Distinguished Service during the event.

The Beaux Arts Ball Leadership Committee includes Stephen Arent, Anne and Rich Baer, John Bolger, Michelle Buquet and Staunton Golding, Robin Chotin, Liane and Robert Clasen, Charlene and David Engleberg, Michael Faughnan, Barb Gallagher, Margie and Tom Gart, Bei Lee and Bill Gold, Arlene and Barry Hirschfeld, Dorothy Holder and Tom Kowalski, Marty and Bill Hornaday, Megan and Mariner Kemper, Elizabeth and Steven Kris, Patti Robinson Levin and Bradley Levin, Evi and Evan Makovsky, Bonnie and David Mandarich, Anuschka and Zach Pashel, Arlene Richardson, Susan and Eddie Robinson, Sheila and Hassan Salem, Debbie and Don Silversmith, Brenda and Brad Thomann, Karen Zeller, and Meghan and Evan Zucker. 

National Jewish Health is known worldwide for treatment of patients with respiratory, cardiac, immune and related disorders, and for groundbreaking medical research. Founded in 1899 as a nonprofit hospital, National Jewish Health remains the only facility in the world dedicated exclusively to these disorders. Since 1998, U.S. News & World Report has ranked National Jewish Health the #1 respiratory hospital in the nation.

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