St. John Prepares to Host 23nd Annual Street Party; Celebrate 90 Years of Service to Tulsa and Surrounding Areas
Funds raised from party to support St. John cancer services
Tulsa, Okla., May 18, 2016 – “Cheers to 90 Years” is the mantra for St. John as it celebrates its 90-year anniversary in 2016. On June 4, St. John will dedicate its largest fundraising party and one of Tulsa's largest outdoor fundraising events to the 90th anniversary, while contributing funds raised to St. John cancer services. St. John is a part of Ascension, the nation's largest Catholic and nonprofit health system.
A Tulsa philanthropic party favorite, approximately 2,000 guests will descend upon the campus of St. John Medical Center to enjoy foods from more than 70 of Tulsa's best restaurants, caterers and food trucks, as well as a collection of wine-tasting opportunities. St. John will also bring back the ever-popular Mid Life Crisis Band to entertain patrons throughout the evening.
Past beneficiaries of St. John Street Party include the St. John-MD Anderson Cancer Network® affiliation, In His Image Family Medicine Residency training program, St. John Nursing, the Neuroscience Institute and Stroke Center, the Center for Women’s Health and others, all selected to help build a stronger community through improved medical care.
In addition to fund-raising for important St. John programs and initiatives, St. John Street Party serves as a valuable “friend-raiser” to inform party guests and the communities about programs and services available through St. John Health System.
2016 event chairs are Meredith Siegfried Madden and Pete Madden, M.D. Jono and Jenny Helmerich serve as honorary event chairs. Street Party is hosted by the St. John Health System Foundation.
Attire for the event is summer casual: shorts and sundresses. Individual tickets for the St. John Street Party may be purchased for $100. Table sponsorships are also available. For more information, please call 918-744-2186 or visit the link below.
To view a complete list of sponsors supporting St. John Street Party, please click HERE.
A complete list of restaurants and food trucks attending St. John Street Party can be found HERE.