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Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center – Golden Globe Gala

September 15th was the date for Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center’s Golden Globe Gala at Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland. The event celebrated the 50th anniversary of the health center. Haley Harrison and Steven Albritton served as the hosts. More than $176,000 was raised to help provide high quality, compassionate and affordable health care for all.

Joe Valenciano with Stephanie and Chris Wright

 

The Silk Road Dance Company performed for the guests.

 

 Janice and Jim Nunnelly, honoree

 

Charlie Shields, Truman Medical Center; and Brenda Shields

Also featured in the October 27, 2018 issue of The Independent
Photo Credits: JC Photography and Artis Photographers

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