Mercy Ball Fundraiser Set for March 8

Proceeds to benefit maternal and child health services

The 43rd Annual Mercy Ball will be held on Saturday, March 8, at 6 p.m. at the Grand Del Mar. Featuring delicious cuisine, live music by Wayne Foster Entertainment and a high-energy live auction, the fundraising gala will benefit maternal and child health services at Scripps Mercy Hospital's San Diego and Chula Vista campuses.

Scripps Mercy Hospital has one of the most active maternal and child health programs in San Diego County. Proceeds from Mercy Ball will be used to improve the delivery of care and to modernize facilities, so that patients and their families have a more comfortable, home-like setting.

Scripps Mercy Hospital has a deep-rooted heritage of providing high-quality patient care for the communities of central and south San Diego County. It was founded more than 120 years ago by Sister Mary Michael Cummings and the Sisters of Mercy.

The Grand Del Mar is located at 5300 Grand Del Mar Court, San Diego 92130. For tickets and to learn more about the 43nd Annual Mercy Ball, visit www.scripps.org/MercyBall or call 858-678-6814.

Learn more about Scripps Health , a nonprofit integrated health system in San Diego, Calif.

Media Contact

Stephen Carpowich
858-678-7183
carpowich.stephen@scrippshealth.org