Saturday, March 1, 7pm â€“Â JW Marriott Marquis,Â 255 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Miami
South Miami HospitalÂ will celebrate its 54th Annual South Miami Hospital/Kidz Medical ServicesÂ Mercury Ball, â€œCirque Du Safari.â€ Kidz Medical Services is the Title Sponsor; Presenting Sponsor is First National Bank of South Miami. The event will be hosted by the South Miami Hospital Associates, a group of business and community leaders who serve as goodwill ambassadors and fundraisers for the hospital, andÂ South Miami Hospital Foundation, the hospitalâ€™s fundraising arm. More than 500 business and community leaders are expected at the black-tie affair that starts at 7 p.m. with a reception and silent auction, followed by dinner and dancing to the rhythm of The Headliners. Ball attendees will celebrate South Miami Hospitalâ€™s community involvement and excellence in healthcare, and a distinguished medical staff member will be recognized as the 2014 Person of the Year. Proceeds from the ball will be used to support the South Miami Hospital Child Development Center Endowment. Charles Miller is chair of 2014â€™s ball; Dorcas and Anthony Gonzalez, M.D. will serve as co-chairs. Tables of 10 are available at the $7,000 and $10,000 levels; individual tickets are $450.Â To purchase tickets or sponsorships, call or email Laura Denoux, Director of Corporate & Event Philanthropy.To purchase tickets orÂ sponsorshipÂ contact Laura Denoux, Director of Corporate & Event Philanthropy atÂ LauraDen@BaptistHealth.netÂ or 786-467-5404.