Bridgeport Hospital Auxiliary Oct. 18 fashion show will benefit outpatient psychiatry and rehab programs

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

BH Auxiliary Fashion Show

BRIDGEPORT, CT (Sept. 20, 2018) – The Bridgeport Hospital Auxiliary will sponsor a “Girls Night Out and Fashion Show” Thursday, Oct. 18, from 6 to 9 pm, at Mill River Country Club, 4567 Main St., Stratford. Tickets are $50 and proceeds from the event will benefit Bridgeport Hospital’s REACH adult and adolescent outpatient psychiatry programs as well as Ahlbin Rehabilitation Centers.

Co-chairs of the event are incoming Auxiliary President Linda Antignani and Vice President Susan Castagna. Fashions will be provided by Tina Dragone and modeled by Bridgeport Hospital REACH program and Ahlbin Centers employees. For information, call Susan Castagna at 203-522-8082 or email susan.castagna67@gmail.com.

The Bridgeport Hospital Auxiliary is a volunteer organization founded in 1959 to support the hospital's mission of commitment to innovation and excellence in patient care, teaching, research and service to our community. The auxiliary supports the mission by helping the hospital maintain a position of excellence. Through fundraising events, it supports special projects and provides gifts to the Bridgeport Hospital community totaling several hundred thousand dollars each year.

Bridgeport Hospital, part of Yale New Haven Health System, is a 383-bed acute care hospital (plus 42 beds licensed to Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital) serving parts of Fairfield and New Haven counties. The hospital admits more than 18,000 patients and receives more than 240,000 outpatient visits annually. The Connecticut Burn Center at Bridgeport Hospital is the only burn center in the state and one of only 62 verified burn centers in the U.S.