Hartford Hospital's
Black & Red

Saturday, January 28, 2017
The Bushnell, Hartford
6 p.m. – midnight

**The online purchase of tickets is closed. If you would like to purchase tickets to the event, please contact Carla Burgess at (860) 972-1932** 

Need a hotel room, transportation or a tux? Click here for accomodation information and other helpful hints for the evening. 

You may also make an outright gift to the event.

For sponsorship information, please see our Sponsorship Opportunies Guide.
Contact Carla Burgess at carla.burgess@hhchealth.org or
(860) 972-1932 to reserve your sponsorship today. 

2017 Black & Red Beneficiary

Hartford HealthCare is building a premier, nationally recognized Neuroscience Institute whose vision is to rival and partner with the top names in the country, while being acknowledged as the regional leader in advancing patient-centered care through innovation. As a destination site, the development of the Hartford HealthCare Neuroscience Institute at Hartford Hospital promises an exciting future with innovative treatments and state-of-the art care, integrating the entire continuum of care that includes primary and specialty care, diagnostics, behavioral health, rehabilitation, and sub-specialty focus in the areas of:

- Epilepsy                               - Headache                                                  
- Stroke                                 - Sleep Disorders
- Movement Disorders              - Spine
- Hearing and Balance              - Neurosurgery
- Neurology                            - Pain Management
- Neuro Oncology                           

Funds raised through the 2017 Black & Red will create the platform to further enhance the research and outcome measurements thatwill elevate the breadth and depth of neuroscience services in Connecticut.

2017 Black & Red Entertainment
Fitz & The Tantrums

Brimming with imagination, energy, and genre-smashing scope, Fitz & The Tantrums have defied the odds to become an indisputable phenomenon, a chart-topping, show-stopping modern pop combo unlike any other.  Their spectacular Elektra Records debut, More Than Just a Dream, which has racked up over 76 million album streams to date, contained the RIAA Gold-certified singles “The Walker” (tapped for the 2014 OSCAR ad campaign featuring Ellen DeGeneres and a cast of dancers) and “Out Of My League.” Both songs were multi-format hits, topping Billboard’s Alternative Songs chart at #1, placing in the Top 5 at Triple A radio and in the Top 15 at Hot AC.

Fitz & The Tantrums’ natural exuberance permeates their new self-titled album, which celebrates walking to the beat of your own drum.  Released on June 10 by Electra Records, Fitz & The Tantrums is currently celebrating with a North American headline tour. The Washington Post has called Fitz & The Tantrums’ live show “captivatingly crazy;” Rolling Stone has praised the band for its “irrepressible energy: hopped-up rhythms, shout-it-out choruses, and hooted background vocals;” and the Los Angeles Times said, “Fitz…understands what makes a good song…And co-vocalist Noelle Scaggs’ charisma overflows.”  





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In-Kind Donors 
We would like to thank the following individuals and companies for contributing a portion or all services to the success of the 2017 Black & Red.


Outright Gifts

We would like to thank the following donors who made outright gifts to the Black & Red of $500 and above.

Atalaya Capital Management
Carla Burgess
CT Neurosurgery & Spine Associates 
Linda Durst, MD 
Carol S. Garlick
Gynecology & Obstetrics,
A Division of Women's Health Connecticut
Henkel Corporation
Marcia and John Hincks
Rose and John Maljanian
David J. McQuade















































Stacy Nerenstone, MD 
and Mort Weinstein
Persante Health Care
Dr. Matthew and Susan Eisner Saidel
Dr. and Mrs. William Sardella
Paul and Melinda Sullivan
Mr. and Mrs. William B. Thomson
Wells Fargo


Black & Red

2017 Black & Red Committee

Pia Rosenberg Toro

Joanne Berger-Sweeney
Lisa Berman
Erin Concepción
Lori Flaks
Nicole Greenblatt
Ross Hollander
David Holmgren
Barry Kriesberg
Marcia & Alan Lazowski
Debbie Markowitz
Bobbi McNeil
Steven Neiditz
Reem Nouh
Anja & Eugene Rosenberg
William Thomson
Mickey Toro

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