Louis and Mary Knotts are event chairs
Vice President and General Manager of Washington Mills Don McLeod, and Mary Ricciardi, a devoted community volunteer, will be honored at the 20th annual Good Works Gala of the Mount St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation. In honor of the gala’s 20th year, the theme is the “Roaring 20’s.”
The black tie event will be held at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at the Niagara Falls Country Club, 505 Mountain View Drive in Lewiston. The event is currently sold-out; the foundation anticipated 350 guests will be in attendance.
A local business leader, McLeod is being recognized for his years of service on the board of directors of Mount St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation and support of the Niagara community and Mount St. Mary’s Hospital. Ricciardi is being honored for her generous commitment to numerous community activities and support of Mount St. Mary’s Hospital.
Proceeds raised from this year’s event will support the Washuta Cardiac Care Center, funding a new ultrasound device that will benefit more than 4,000 cardiology patients a year.
Gala chairs are Louis and Mary Knotts of Calspan Corp. Co-chairs are Dave and Deb Maries. Both Knotts and Maries currently sit on the Mount St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation board.
For information on the gala, call the Mount St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation at 716-298-2143.