Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Lending Hearts Gala

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Lending Hearts Gala

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The Place: Thursday night at the Fairmont Pittsburgh hotel, Downtown.

#PartyWithAPurpose: This gala has come a long way from its early inception on Mount Washington six years ago; it's now one of the best attended events of the winter season. "It's all because of the cause," said Dr. Stanley Marks. "This is an amazing organization that provides tremendous support for kids with cancer. There is nothing else like it in the city." Lending Hearts fills a void that gives children and adolescents access to services that support the mind, body and spirit while they are going through treatments. "Wellness initiatives, aromatherapy, mindfulness and yoga are just some of the ways we are helping kids to alleviate stress and fear during this difficult time in their lives," said founder and director Vasso Paliouras. Added event co-chair Tyler Kennedy: "We are here because of Vasso. When we met her, we were so energized by her genuineness and willingness to make a difference. …

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