Thank you for your interest in supporting Winter Haven Hospital Foundation events. The Foundation provides philanthropic support to Winter Haven Hospital, the Regency Center for Women & Infants, and the many other services our not-for-profit organization offers to the communities we serve. Foundation funds support state-of-the-art medical care, cutting-edge technology and equipment, top quality education, and the best and brightest personnel.
For more information on all of these events, please call (863) 292-4138 or Foundation@winterhavenhospital.org.
Winter Haven Hospital Gala
The Gala is Polk County’s signature black-tie charitable fundraising event. The Gala is held annually to help support Winter Haven Hospital’s Bostick Heart Center, Cassidy Cancer Center, Regency Center for Women & Infants, Stroke Center, Family Health Centers, and the many other patient care services that Winter Haven Hospital provides.
The 2013 Winter Haven Hospital Foundation Gala will be held on Thursday, November 7th at Nora Mayo Hall in Winter Haven. All proceeds from this year’s elegant evening will be utilized to support Winter Haven Hospital Foundation’s fundraising programs and services at Winter Haven Hospital, the Regency Center for Women and Infants, seven Family Health Centers and a variety of healthcare facilities. For more information please call the Foundation at (863) 292-4138 or email Foundation@winterhavenhospital.org.
The Winter Haven Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce that more than $615,000 in charitable donations was raised as a result of the 23rd annual Winter Haven Hospital Foundation Gala. This year’s event, held November 15, 2012, at Nora Mayo Hall, has been hailed as one of the best yet. All proceeds from the evening will be utilized to support Winter Haven Hospital Emergency Room patients. On behalf of the Foundation and Winter Haven Hospital, we would like to express our sincere thanks to all of our 2012 Gala supporters!
The Shooter Showdown Event Registration
The Shooter Showdown is an innovative outdoor event for the sporting clays enthusiast. The Shooter Showdown aims to raise funds for Winter Haven Hospital’s Emergency Room patients. Whether you are a beginner or skilled shooter, join us for a new, fun, and challenging tradition!
Heart Smart Days
A health fair, luncheon and an evening lecture series focused on heart health education. Proceeds benefit Winter Haven Hospital’s nationally-recognized Bostick Heart Center patients. To register for these events, please call the Winter Haven Hospital Health Connection at 1-800-416-6705.
An Affair of the Heart Ladies Luncheon- Friday, February 1, 2013
Health Fair- Saturday, February 16, 2013
Evening Lecture- Thursday, February 21, 2013
Polk County Cup
The Polk County Cup tennis tournament was started in 2012 by John and Tracy Scheck to raise awareness of the needs of newborns requiring special care due to illness or premature birth. Proceeds from this event benefit the Winter Haven Hospital Regency Center for Women & Infants Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
2013 Event: Friday, March 1st – Sunday, March 3rd at the Auburndale Tennis Complex
Winter Haven Hospital Regency Center for Women & Infants staff receive a $10,000 donation for the Neonatal Intensive Care UnitPictured from left to right are: Regency Executive Director Susie Hart, NICU Manager Tracy Ayers, Neonatologist Maria Kong, M.D, Polk County Cup Founders Tracy and John Scheck.
Citrus Classic at LEGOLAND® Florida
The Winter Haven Hospital Foundation Citrus Classic has found a new home at LEGOLAND® Florida. Participants play their part in a 5K run through the various attractions of the theme park. Proceeds from the Citrus Classic benefit the Foundation Fund for Women and Children.
Look for exciting information to come about the 2013 event!
2013 Event: Saturday, April 6th
Lewis Family “Swing for the Cure”
The Lewis Family Cancer Fund was founded in 2010 by brothers Geoff and Josh Lewis. The fund was established to help promote public awareness and assist in funding research development in the prevention and cure of cancer. Proceeds raised from this two-day event benefit Winter Haven Hospital cancer center patients.
Lewis Family Cancer Fund makes fourth major contribution to Winter Haven Hospital Cassidy Cancer Center
Kick-Off Cocktail Party- Friday, May 17, 2013 at Lake Eva Banquet Hall
Golf Tournament- Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Southern Dunes Golf & Country Club
Lewis Family Cancer Fund contributes $25,000 to Winter Haven Hospital Foundation Posted 07.03.12
Members of the Lewis Family Cancer Fund “Swing for the Cure” board present a $25,000 check to Lance Anastasio, president and CEO of Winter Haven Hospital. Left to right are: Bill Lewis, Rodney Chauncey, Josh Lewis, Geoff Lewis, Sandy Lewis and Erin Emry.
Mountain Lake Invitational
Mountain Lake’s prestigious private golf course, ranked as one of America’s top 100, is one of the most exclusive venues in the United States. Sponsorship opportunities for the Foundation’s invitational golf event quickly sell out each year.
Women’s Health Fair
Health screenings, health information, a fashion show and luncheon make this a fun day out. Proceeds benefit the Winter Haven Hospital Foundation Fund for Women & Children.
Look for more information to come about the 2013 event!
Baby to Be & Up to Three
A fun and informative health fair for expecting parents and young children; exhibits, child ID fingerprinting, fire safety, bike helmet fittings, and free immunizations for children. Proceeds benefit the Winter Haven Hospital Foundation Fund for Women & Children.
Look for more information to come about the 2013 event!