Hospital lauds leader

Center dreams big

Posted: July 30, 2017 at 1 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/CARIN SCHOPPMEYER Larry and Julie Shackelford (from left) and Stephanie and Bill Bradley, Washington Regional Medical System chief executive officer and Vision Award recipient, gather at the 23rd Washington Regional Gala on July 15 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville.

The circus was in town for two recent charity fundraisers, beginning with the 23rd Washington Regional Gala. Washington Regional Medical Foundation backers were entertained by Quixotic Cirque Nouveau on July 15 at the Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville. The act included aerialists, dancers, visual artists and musicians.

At a Glance


Who: Washington Regional Medical Foundation

What: The 23rd gala included the presentation of the Vision Award to Bill Bradley, hospital CEO.

When: July 15

Where: Walton Arts Center in Fayetteville

Next: Savor the Flavor, Sept. 5, 23; Friends of Hospice Autumn Brunch, Nov. 7

Information: (479) 463-2111

Dream Big

Who: Children’s Safety Center

What: Benefit guests were entertained by Nimbus Circus at the 10th annual event.

When: July 23

Where: Fayetteville Town Center

Information: (479) 872-6183

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