Dr. Smolens: beat the heat and stay safe this summer

The temperatures have reached the three digits and kids are out of school. This could only mean one thing: summer is finally here! And while we all enjoy soaking up the sun, it’s important to protect our health when temperatures rise. Taking simple steps — such as wearing well-ventilated shoes and avoiding the sun when […]

Driven Hearts: 2018 Phoenix Heart Ball kickoff

The 59th Annual Heart Ball Kickoff came roaring into the Montelucia Resort on Monday, Feb. 12. The Valencia lawn was adorned with awe-inspiring automobiles that set the stage for a fashion show by Neiman Marcus. Tim Braun of Neiman Marcus wowed attendees with gowns from Naeem Khan, Zac Posen, Pamella Roland and Rubin Singer. Chairman […]

The Phoenix Heart Ball defines pinnacle of philanthropic grandeur

The 58th Annual Phoenix Heart Ball welcomed a sold-out crowd of over 800 guests. The event, which is widely regarded as the premier charity and social event in the Valley of the Sun, was held at The Phoenician Resort, 6000 E Camelback Road, Saturday, Nov. 18. Heart Ball funds support vital American Heart Association work, […]

First glimpses of Phoenix Heart Ball revealed at addressing luncheon

Women from the Town of Paradise Valley and surrounding neighborhoods gathered at The Phoenician Thursday, Sept. 28, for the 58th annual Heart Ball addressing luncheon. The traditional fall gathering of Heart Ball Committee members and guests featured the first glimpse of the Heart Ball invitation, official committee photos and a festive luncheon. Attendees enjoyed catching […]

Paradise Valley resident receives Peggy Goldwater Award

Pamela Overton Risoleo, shareholder in the Phoenix office of international multi-practice law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the prestigious Peggy Goldwater Award. The Peggy Goldwater Award was established in 2014 in honor of the first Heart Ball Chairman, Mrs. Barry Goldwater. As recipient of the Peggy Goldwater Award, Ms. Risoleo will be recognized for dedicating more than 25 years to philanthropic causes and for her passion for serving the Phoenix community, including the American Heart Association where she has been a member since 1993, according to a press release.

58th Annual Heart Ball kicks-off with breakfast, fashion show event

The 58th Annual Heart Ball Kick Off was held recently at the Montelucia Resort in the Castillo Lucena Chapel. Committee members and guests gathered to kick off a year of raising awareness and funds to battle heart disease and stroke, which claim the lives of one in three women, according to a press release. Attendees were greeted in the courtyard with passed champagne and a gourmet coffee bar.

56th Annual Phoenix Heart Ball set for Nov. 21 at Arizona Biltmore

Phoenix Heart Ball

One of the Valley’s most popular and prestigious social events of the year — the Phoenix Heart Ball — will take place for the 56th time on Nov. 21 at the Arizona Biltmore. The 56th Annual Heart Ball is one of the premier American Heart Association fundraising events both locally and across the nation. The […]