Tribute Evening: “Back in the Day” - Friday, September 14, 2012
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Bill and Sandra Pomeroy were honored at this year’s Crouse Health Foundation Tribute Evening held on Friday, Sept. 14 at the Nicholas J. Pirro Convention Center at The Oncenter. The Pomeroys were recognized for their significant contributions to the greater Syracuse community.
Tribute Evening 2012 “Back in the Day” featured an extended reception, gourmet dinner, tribute presentation, and entertainment by ABBAMANIA. Guests also enjoyed the musical performance of CXtec’s Dinosaurs. The highlight of the evening for the 930 attendees was the salute to Bill and Sandra.
The tribute underscored Bill Pomeroy’s entrepreneurial success founding and developing CXtec and TERACAI. Bill and Sandra are active leaders with a variety of community organizations including the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, National Marrow Donor Program, the Salvation Army, and Crouse Hospital.
Bill is a member of several Historical Societies and is a former board member of the Onondaga Historical Association and Erie Canal Museum. In addition to serving on the Crouse Health Foundation Board of Trustees, Sandra volunteers with the American Heart Association and HOPE for Bereaved. Their William G. Pomeroy Foundation is a generous supporter of many charitable causes with a particular focus on Bill and Sandra’s passion for historic preservation and research and the funding of programs relating to blood cancers.
More than $300,000 in net proceeds were raised in conjunction with the event. Tribute Evening 2012 proceeds will be used to support the work of Crouse Health Foundation including purchasing special equipment, underwriting new initiatives, and funding educational programs and scholarships.
For more information, please contact Phyllis Devlin at the Crouse Health Foundation office at 315/470-7008.
2012 Tribute Evening Entertainment: ABBAMANIA
ABBAMANIA is an all-Canadian cast and the largest production dedicated to the music of ABBA in the world, recreating the concert experience of one of the most successful bands in pop history. ABBAMANIA has performed to critically acclaimed, sold-out concerts with the orchestras of London, Vancouver, Montreal and Boston, among others.
2012 Tribute Evening Sponsors
||The Hayner Hoyt Corporation
Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC
CXtec/TERACAI/Pomeroy Family Fund
Anonymous Friends of Crouse
Bailey, Haskell & LaLonde, Inc.
Dannible & McKee, LLP
First Niagara Financial Group
Hancock Estabrook, LLP
Diane and Bob Miron
Pediatric Cardiology Associates
Pepsi Beverages Company
Practice Resources, LLC
The Sutton Companies
||Mike and Pam Reilly
|Community Underwriting Chair
|Medical Staff Underwriting Chair
||Benjamin Himpler, MD
|Tribute Evening Committee Chair
|Board of Trustees Chair