The LSU Health Shreveport Foundation hosted its signature fundraising event “An Evening For Healers” at the Shreveport Convention Center on Thursday September 9, 2021.
Highlights from the evening include:
Over 600 people attended the event which required vaccination and masking to attend. Another 500+ watched via livestream representing sponsors and honorees who could not or chose not to attend
This 10th anniversary event raised almost $700,000 setting a fundraising record
Three patient stories were featured: Jared Jones, Brayley Davis and Dr. William Whyte
The 2021 Community Hero’s were Dr. G.E. Ghali and Dr. Martha Whyte for their pandemic response and education efforts
Chairwoman and emcee – Waynette Ballengee