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Calvary Hospital



Virtual Awards Gala

On Monday, December 14, 2020, Calvary Hospital held its 37th Annual Awards Gala in a virtual format, raising over $900,000 to benefit our patients and families. The highlight of the Virtual Gala was a performance by the legendary Alan Menken, the Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony award-winning composer of Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Beauty & the Beast, Aladdin, Broadway’s Little Shop of Horrors, Sister Act, and much more.

With Sade Baderinwa and Ryan Field of WABC-TV’s Eyewitness News serving as the evening emcees, Calvary paid tribute to three distinguished honorees.

  • Khalil Barrage, Managing Director, Invus was awarded The Calvary Medal in recognition of distinguished corporate and civic leadership.
  • Louise M. Parent, Retired Executive Vice President & General Counsel, American Express and Of Counsel, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP was recognized with The Compatior Award for a legacy of leadership and commitment to Calvary’s mission of service. In addition to her many years as a member of the Calvary Fund Board, Ms. Parent has been a volunteer at both the Bronx Campus and The Dawn Greene Hospice in Manhattan.
  • Faye Menken Schneier and Leah Menken-Levenson accepted the inaugural Spirit of Family Award on behalf of the Menken Family, in appreciation of their partnership to Calvary.

Virtual Gala Video


Calvary salutes all our donors whose generosity during this uncertain time made our Virtual Gala a success. Your generosity allows us to continue to advance our mission as the needs of providing health care in a safe environment to our community continues to change. Thank you!

For information about other fundraising events at Calvary, please email calvaryevents@calvaryhospital.org