Thursday, August 08, 2019 - THE Gala to benefit Cancer Care in STCC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 8, 2019            


COVINGTON –THE Gala presented by HUB International will once again transform Covington’s downtown historic hotel with a themed event to benefit patients and families at St. Tammany Cancer Center. The 2019 event is Oct. 3, 7:30 p.m. at the Southern Hotel.


THE Gala theme for 2019, Step into Paradise, treats guests to tropical entertainment, live and silent auctions, delicious food experiences from Ox Lot 9 and delectable drinks and desserts. Businesses and individuals interested in supporting STCC can choose from sponsorship opportunities or may purchase $150 tickets online, beginning Friday, August 9.


Select guests may prefer to purchase the Private Island VIP Experience in addition to sponsorship or tickets. These guests will gain access to a premium rum tasting, photo booth and lush extras during the event.


Sponsors can join HUB International, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana, Hancock Whitney, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, Ochsner Health System, St. Tammany Parish Hospital and United Healthcare in support of STCC. Patients and families benefit from the most respected local leaders in cancer care, STPH, MBPCC and Ochsner, all fighting to beat cancer together at STCC.


For more information, visit or call Melanie Rudolph in the St. Tammany Hospital Foundation office at 985-898-4141 or





The St. Tammany Hospital Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization established to support and enhance the healing work of the physicians and staff of St. Tammany Parish Hospital. Through the development of philanthropic support, the foundation seeks to fortify the promise to provide world-class health care close to home, now and for generations to come.