Help Support the Sayre House of Hope at Sept. 13 Event

2013 Guthrie Gala Support Sayre House of HopeSayre, Pa. -- Tickets are currently on sale for the Guthrie Gala which will be held on Saturday, Sept. 13 in the Guthrie Clinic Atrium in Sayre. Proceeds from the Guthrie Gala benefit the Sayre House of Hope, a nonprofit facility located on Guthrie’s campus in Sayre.

“The mission of Sayre House of Hope is to alleviate the financial and emotional burdens on patients and families during a medical crisis by providing affordable temporary housing and support,” said Elizabeth Hibbard manager of the House of Hope. She added, “The Sayre House of Hope would not be possible without the support of local businesses and individuals and the Gala is one of our main sources of funding.”

The cost of the Gala is $110 per ticket which includes hors d’oeuvres, a delicious assortment of gourmet specialties in a station atmosphere, beer and wine tasting, dessert and coffee bar and entertainment provided by Into the Spin. Tickets may be purchased in the Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Gift Shop or online at

The Guthrie Gala is the premiere fundraiser for Sayre House of Hope, raising more than $60,000 each year. As an independent 501c3 nonprofit corporation, Sayre House of Hope relies on philanthropy to continue its mission of providing temporary housing and support for families during a medical crisis.  

For more information on the Guthrie Gala, including ticket sales and sponsorship opportunities, visit or contact Jane Clements Smith, Guthrie Resource Development, at 570-887-6158 or by email at

Guthrie is a non-profit integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and Upstate New York, serving patients from an 11-county service area. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 260 physicians and 130 mid-level providers in a regional office network encompassing sub-specialty and primary care sites in 23 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York. Guthrie offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.


Photo caption: Attendees, sponsors and donors of the 2013 Guthrie Gala raised over $60,000 for Sayre House of Hope.