The annual Blount Memorial Foundation and Community Outreach distinguished service awards banquet will be held Tuesday, Nov. 18, at the Knoxville Airport Hilton in Alcoa. Social hour begins at 6 p.m. followed by dinner at 7 p.m., and the awards presentation at 8 p.m.
The distinguished service award is the highest meritorious award presented by the Blount Memorial Foundation and Community Outreach. It is presented to individuals who have demonstrated significant contributions to Blount Memorial Hospital over a sustained period. Awards are not associated with financial contributions to the hospital.
The 2008 distinguished service award recipients are Dr. Clay Crowder, Laura Harrill and Dr. Marvin Peterson.
Tickets for this event are $50, and tables for 10 are available for $500. Make checks payable to the Blount Memorial Foundation, and mail to the Blount Memorial Foundation and Community Outreach, 907 East Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville, TN 37804.
Reservations are required by Tuesday, Nov. 11. For more information, call 865-977-5727.