Bryn Mawr Hospital Says “Merci Beaucoup” to Gerhard Society
Gerhard Society member Frank Slattery; Jack
Lynch, CEO of Main Line Health; Ken Kirby,
Senior VP of Development, Main Line Health;
Andrea Gilbert, President, Bryn Mawr Hospital;
Ted Rorer, Chair, BMH Foundation Board; Alta
Hamilton and Peter Hamilton.
Merci Beaucoup, Bryn Mawr Hospital’s annual “thank you”
reception for members of the Gerhard Society, took place September 26 at
the Haverford residence of Mr. and Mrs. N. Peter Hamilton. Mr. Hamilton
is a member of the Main Line Health Board of Trustees.
More than 150 Gerhard Society members turned out to celebrate the shared
commitment that distinguishes this special group of friends of Bryn Mawr
Hospital. Hospital President, Andrea Gilbert, along with Edward C. (Ted)
Rorer, Chairman of the BMH Foundation Board of Trustees, and John J.
(Jack) Lynch, CEO of Main Line Health, thanked attendees for their
commitment to the Hospital and underlined the importance of their
support in sustaining Bryn Mawr’s mission.
Russell Bullitt, Executive Director Of
Development, with hosts Alta and Peter Hamilton
Named for Hospital founder, Dr. George S. Gerhard, the Gerhard Society
comprises over 400 individuals and organizations who, through generous
annual contributions of $1,000 and above, demonstrate their commitment
to the Hospital’s mission and the perpetuation of a strong
Gerhard Society members represent every branch of the Bryn Mawr Hospital
family, including grateful patients, physicians, nurses, employees,
volunteers, and community members. Their collective support annually
represents over 85% of all charitable gifts, perpetuating the tradition
of philanthropy so central to the history and growth of Bryn Mawr
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.