Peyton Manning returning to Indianapolis for hospital fundraiser
Former Colts quarterback Peyton Manning will be back in Indianapolis for a St. Vincent fundraising event in April.
Peyton and his wife Ashley Manning are honorary chairpersons for the Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St.Vincent Celebration of Caring Gala.
The gala will be held on April 27th at the FedEx aircraft hangar at the Indianapolis International Airport.
American Country Awards winner Luke Bryan will perform at the gala, which will be attended by corporate sponsors and dignitaries.
The awards ceremony will include a Most Valuable Player award given to a community leader who has been an advocate for children's health in Indiana, and a True Hero award honoring a patient family and a department of the children's hospital.
About the hospital:
Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St.Vincent has grown to more than 300 pediatric specialists, 46 inpatient beds, 15 beds in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, and 17 private rooms in the Hilbert Pediatric Emergency Department. The array of pediatric specialists and clinical staff at the comprehensive children's hospital provide the highest quality of care in emergency medicine, cancer and blood diseases, general surgery, cardiology, orthopedics, pulmonology, otolaryngology, rehabilitation, endocrinology and neurology.