THROW-BACK Event: Fiesta Ball 2009
UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center
Hosted by the Young Supporters Board of the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center, Fiesta Ball 2009 was a huge success, raising more than $30,000. These funds will be used to support a young cancer scientist at UAB. The title sponsor for this year’s event was Harbert Management Corporation, and event sponsors included BBVA Compass, ProAssurance and Robinson Adams Insurance, Inc. Arden Photography donated the photography, and Birmingham Beverage Company donated all of the beverages.
EVENT NAME: Fiesta Ball hosted by the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Young Supporters Board
LOCATION: Innovation Depot
ANNUAL: 3rd Annual
CHAIR PERSON/PEOPLE: The Young Supporters Board's events committee: Andrew Case, Camille Epps, Neillie Kirk, Holly Lollar, Robert Moore, Camper O'Neal, Charlie Plauche, Betsy Styles and Rachel Waters with the UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center.
CHARITY/CAUSE SUPPORTED (IF APPLICABLE): UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center
NUMBER IN ATTENDANCE: over 400
THEME (IF APPLICABLE): Mexican
MUSIC: Acoustic music by Brett Taylor
CATERING/FOOD & BEVERAGE: Culinard Catering provided margaritas, shrimp, tuna, steak and chicken quesadilla stations with chips and queso dip
DÉCOR: Festive Mexican colors of reds, limes and yellows with sombreros, burlap wrapped Gerber daisies and a unique ice sculpture donated by “Ice Sculptures by Chef David Bromley.”
David Averyt, Emily Heide, Margaret Moore Porter Ashley Davis, Carrie Pittman, Mary Balfour Van Zandt Laura McIntyre, Anna Berman Blakely Bowron, Lacy Lavender, Whitney Wingo, Dolly O’Neal, Camper O’Neal Allison Sanda, Sarah Patton, Haley Shannon Patricia Van Pelt, Abby Waller, Riley McDuff, Katherine Baugh Patricia Van Pelt, Blake Patterson Lauren and Josh Baker, Allison Garton, Jonathan Wells Candace Hill, Michie Duke Dana Chance, Candace Hill, Michie Duke Amy Bailey, Frank Peerson, Sara Hood Leslie Cooper, Katie Rutledge, Sara Kathryn Bates Mimi Nolen, Virginia Uhrin, Katharine Robinson Stewart McCloud, Josh Baker, Jonathan Wells Mike Goodrich, Rhonda and Jason Nabors Kitty Brown, Meg Dedmon Neillie and Tom Butler Alyson Fuqua, Cheryle Simon, Sara Hood Key Hudson, Kelsey Blair, Allene Neighbors, Harris McCloud Krista DeWitt, Lauren Davis, Jane Hoerner Rachel Cook, Britt Barley Betts Johnson, Lauten J., Melissa Goggins Kristin Davis, Stephanie Magnus, Rebecca Smith Amy Brown, Peyton Hawkins Scott Breece, Madonna De Los Reyes Laura Martin, Madonna De Los Reyes Meg Cook, Devon Laney, Sadie Galloway Patrick O’Doherty, Brooke Evins, McKinzie Dreher, Barrow Kettig Rachel Dresher, Blake Smith, Dana Humphreville Mike Ross, Kim Dillard, Tim King, Robert DeNeefe Phillip Nolan, Linda Mele, Jeannine Teague Michelle Greaves, Cara Calvin, Carolyn Goldstein Lauren Belcher, Caroline Webb, Blake Patterson, Laura Hudspeth, Michelle Howard Lauren Belcher, Caroline Webb Laura Hudspeth, Michelle Howard Denman and Mary Slocum, Kelsey and Austin Blair Ginnie Epps, Kimmie Finley, Katie Beth Shirley, Dana Humphreville, Rachel Dresher D’Angelo Webb, LaToya Watkins Chase Wright, Sarah Hester Montez, Abigail Aaron, Traci Jones Abigail Aaron, Mark Raczynski Ashley Barron, Tucker Groves Betsy and Eric Styles Ashley Barron, Tucker Groves, Nicole Hendrick Alussa Daniels, Stacey Willis Kelsey and Austin Blair Jordan Wood, Chase Scott Leslie Cooper, Claire Kutts, Key Smith, Mary Meadows Livingston Rachel Waters, Julie Wall Lakisha Cargill, Zandy Moyo, Holly Lollar