The Foundation | Published February 6, 2019

Join us for A Majestic Evening Through the Greek Isles at the 71st Annual Mount Nittany Medical Center Charity Ball

Mount Nittany Health Foundation will hold the 71st Annual Mount Nittany Medical Center Charity Ball on Saturday, February 23, 2019, at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center. The event, titled A Majestic Evening Through the Greek Isles, benefits women & children’s services at the Medical Center.

Beginning at 7:00 pm, guests will be treated to Greek-themed food stations until 9:00 pm. An open bar will be available from 7:00 to 8:30 pm, switching to a cash bar through the remainder of the evening. From 7:00 pm to midnight, the Charity Ball will feature the music of EBE Entertainment’s Paris.

An online silent auction, held through Bidding for Good, will go live Tuesday, Feb. 12, at 8:00 am, and close Tuesday, Feb. 26, at noon. Bidders will have the opportunity to bid on items such as deluxe vacations, weekend getaways, sports memorabilia, glamorous packages and much more. Visit to view the auction packages put together by the Charity Ball committee. 

Again this year, the Charity Ball committee will hold the Mercedes-Benz European Driving Adventure Raffle, courtesy of Mercedes-Benz of State College. This trip includes round-trip airfare for two from Philadelphia or Newark, New Jersey, and the opportunity to spend five nights/six days in first-class accommodations with a self-guided tour through the Black Forest Alps of Germany into the Austrian Alps, in a luxurious Mercedes-Benz. Includes a Mercedes-Benz factory tour and lunch.

The cost to attend the Charity Ball is $212.50 per individual or $425 per couple. For more information, including sponsorship opportunities, contact The Foundation by calling 814.234.6777 or visit