Texas) – The 25th annual Central Texas Medical Center (CTMC)
Foundation’s Stars of Texas Gala, taking place on Sunday, October 7, will pay
special tribute to philanthropist and pioneering advocate for global nutrition,
was one of the original founding members of the CTMC Foundation Board of
Directors in 1982. She, along with eight other members, raised nearly $1
million to purchase the land where the hospital is located today.
“It is a privilege to
honor Eleanor at this year’s gala,” said CTMC President/CEO Anthony Stahl. “Her
continued generosity of time and resources has made this community and the
world a better place in which to live.”
The gala will kick off at
5:00 p.m. at Embassy Suites Hotel, Spa and Conference Center in San Marcos. In
addition to gourmet dining and a unique silent auction, this year’s gala will
feature world-renowned mentalist David Magee, for an evening of illusion, intrigue,
magic and comedy.
Each year, the Stars of Texas Gala supports
service and technology expansions that keep CTMC on the leading edge of
healthcare. This year’s proceeds will benefit 3-D mammography, a revolutionary
screening and diagnostic breast imaging tool to improve early detection of
For sponsorship information, visit
Texas Medical Center Foundation
The Central Texas Medical Center
Foundation was established in 1982. The Foundation is a not-for-profit,
tax-exempt 501 (c) 3 organization whose purpose is to help raise philanthropic
funds for improving programs and services at Central Texas Medical Center.
Central Texas Medical Center
Foundation has worked hard to ensure that our hospital has the resources
necessary to deliver high quality health care. To date, the Foundation has
raised $10.6 million for advanced medical equipment, building projects,
renovations and service enhancement.
CTMC is a member of the Adventist Health System (AHS). With a sacred mission of Extending the
Healing Ministry of Christ, Adventist Health System (AHS) is a connected system
of care for every stage of life and health. More than 80,000 skilled and
compassionate caregivers in physician practices, hospitals, outpatient clinics,
skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers provide
individualized, wholistic care. A Christian mission, shared vision, common
values, focus on whole-person health and commitment to making communities
healthier unify the system’s 46 hospital campuses and hundreds of care sites in
diverse markets throughout nine states.