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Nominations sought for Peare and Kay award

Posted: Friday, February 19, 2016

Parkview Huntington Hospital is planning its fifth annual Community Gala set for Saturday, April 23. During the Gala, a presentation of an award for contributing to excellence in local healthcare will be a highlight of the evening. You can have a role in the selection of the honoree.

Nominations for the Dr. R.B. Peare and Dr. John B. Kay Award are being sought from the public as well as from Parkview Huntington Hospital team members and board members and Parkview Physicians Group employees. The presentation of the award is named for two Huntington physicians instrumental in advancing health services locally, and in establishing the current Parkview Huntington Hospital – will be the centerpiece of the gala evening.

Award overview - The award will go to recipient(s) who have made significant and lasting contributions to the advancement of healthcare in Huntington County and the surrounding area. The recipient(s) can be an individual, a group of people, or an organization whose primary contribution(s), for recognition purposes, must have occurred from 1960 to the present.

To nominate an exceptional individual, group or organization for this award: Provide a brief explanation as to the nominee’s achievements, impact, etc. Please limit this supporting information to 100 words or less. Submit the nomination in a typed format. Once completed, mail or hand-deliver your nomination to the Parkview Huntington Foundation office at Parkview Huntington Hospital, 2001 Stults Road, Huntington, IN 46750, or e-mail it to foundation director Mike Perkins at mike.perkins@parkview.com.

Deadline for nominations is Friday, February 26. A committee consisting of hospital staff and members from the community will consider the nominations and select the recipient.

The Parkview Huntington Community Gala is co-sponsored by the boards of directors of Parkview Huntington Hospital and the Parkview Huntington Foundation. Tickets are $75 each. The event is held in the hospital’s main lobby. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and gourmet food and an open bar are available through most of the evening. For reservation information, call the Parkview Huntington Foundation office at (260) 355-3316.