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Our Annual Gala: Caritas

Caritas 2017 Recap

Our 2017 CARITAS event took place Friday, October 13, 2017, at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland.

We extend our sincere thanks to all of our sponsors, honorees, entertainers and guests for again making this event a great success! 

This year’s event raised $270,000 to benefit the expansion of our addiction treatment services.

For 65 years, Rosary Hall has been a beacon of hope to those who suffer from addiction. We live today in the midst of a public health crisis with opioids and the devastation they are wreaking on our community. We have the history and expertise to care for those who are in recovery. Most importantly, we have the heart for it. 

St. Vincent de Paul Award: Bill Denihan, retired CEO of the ADAMHS Board

Doctor of the Year: Albana Dreshaj, D.O., Medical Director, Psychiatric Emergency Department

Radiant Spirit Award: Cathy Kopinsky, Project Coordinator, Mission Outreach

Clinical Nursing Excellence Award: Cindy Amos, RN, Behavioral Health

Clinical Nursing Excellence Award: Mary Ann Naumann, RN, Spine and Orthopedic Institute

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors

Reception Sponsors:

  • BakerHostetler
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • St. Vincent Saint Luke's Medical Staff

Award Sponsor:

  • Legacy Health Services

Entertainment Sponsors:

  • CutisCare - Wound Center Management
  • GMA Consultants
  • KeyBank
  • Elizabeth P. Macintyre, MD and Joseph A. Sopko, MD
  • Mansour Gavin
  • David F. Perse, MD
  • Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland


Table Sponsors:

  • AllianceBernstein
  • Cleveland State University
  • Frantz Ward LLP
  • HealthTrust
  • Hyland Software
  • James and Cathy Kavelec
  • Kohrman, Jackson & Krantz LLP
  • Ewald E. Kundtz III, MD
  • Medic Management Group LLC
  • Tim and Bridget O'Callahan
  • Carla F. O'Day, MD
  • Timothy and Donna Panzica
  • PNC Bank
  • RelMec Mechanical
  • RPM International Inc.
  • Sisters of Charity Health System
  • Sisters of Charity of St. Augstine
  • Tom and Susan Strauss
  • Dr. and Mrs. Bernard N. Stulberg

For more information, please contact Emily Woods, associate director of development, at 216-875-4624.


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