Ryan House Celebrates the Holidays at 8th Annual White Christmas Gala

Posted By on December 27, 2018

The Event:White Christmas 2018 

The Cause: The Board of Visitors Ryan House

Their Mission:Ryan House embraces all children and their families as they navigate life-limiting or end-of-journeys. A national leader in pediatric palliative care, Ryan House is the only organization of its kind in the Southwest, and one of only three in the country. 

Event Co-Chairs:Pat Harlan & Tim O’Neil

Honorees:James and Karrie Pierson 

Top Sponsors: Arizona Central Credit Union, Estancia Nine and Wine, Hospice of the Valley 

Date held:December 8, 2018

Venue: Arizona Biltmore Gold Room

Notable moment: The elegant evening and four course dinner included a lovely moment of remembrance of Ryan Cotter, the namesake of Ryan House who passed away a few days prior to the event. 

  • Honorees Karrie & Jim Pierson with daughter Katherine Pierson
  • Angie & Ronnie Lopez & Judy Schumacher
  • Chris & Kiffie Robbins
  • John Pappas, Andrea Katsenes, Kathy & Bill Petsas
  • Julia & Matt Winter
  • Lynn & Debby Shumway
  • Rhonda & Gary Anderson with Jose & Jordan Moreno
  • Rita Meiser & Janet Moodie
  • Steve & Kaye Helm
  • Katrina Brumm & Erin Furnish
  • White Christmas 2018 Centerpieces by Petals
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