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    2014 Fashion Show

    Friday, May 2, 2014 The Beeches

    6:00 - 10:00 PM 


    The Fashion Show will feature great spring and summer looks on the runway. Gather a group and head to the Beeches for a night of fun and fashion.

      • Spring and summer fashions
      • Women’s, men’s and children’s fashions
      • Casual wear to formal attire: Something for every occasion
      • Presentation of the 2014 Smart Woman Award
      • Mystery Wine Grab
      • Silent Basket Auction
      • Gourmet Coffee and Tea Station
      • Delicious Desserts


    For more information or to make your reservation for any of our signature events, please call the Rome Hospital Foundation at 315-338-7181 or e-mail foundation@romehospital.org 

    Reservations are $45 per person or Book a table of 10 for $400.

  • Rome Hospital Foundation selects Muffy Engelbert as 2014 Smart Woman Award recipient

    Martha “Muffy” Engelbert has been selected as the recipient of Rome Hospital Foundation’s 2014 Smart Woman Award. The Smart Woman Award is awarded to “someone who shines inside and out—a woman who acts and speaks with kindness, grace and elegance and a woman who gives of herself to the community.”

    Mrs. Engelbert was described in her nomination as caring, helpful, graceful and respectful. According to her nominator, “She is an amazing woman that exemplifies this award. She is always giving of herself, dividing her time between her family and her volunteer efforts.” 

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    Muffy Engelbert is the 2014 recipient of Rome Hospital Foundation’s Smart Woman Award and will be honored at Rome Hospital Foundation’s Fashion Show, Friday, May 2nd at the Beeches Inn and Conference Center. 

    Chosen as the award recipient from a pool of nominees, Mrs. Engelbert will be presented the award at Rome Hospital Foundation’s Fashion Show. The Fashion Show, presented by Mohawk Valley Women’s Health, will take place on Friday, May 2nd, at The Beeches at 6:00 PM.

    “I am confident that the members of our community will share in our excitement in recognizing Muffy for her community leadership efforts,” said Mary Carmel Wolf, Chairperson of the Smart Woman Award Committee. “Muffy has helped to strengthen our community with her gifts of time and energy to multiple organizations. There is no better place to honor her, but in front of several hundred attendees of an event she helps to coordinate each year, Rome Hospital Foundation’s Fashion Show.”

    Mrs. Engelbert enjoyed a successful career, working more than 40 years as a physical therapist. She began in private practice and then was employed with the Visiting Nurses Association of Central New York. Additionally, she has been an integral part of the family owned business, Engelbert’s Jewelers for many years.

    Engelbert has volunteered for The Red Cross, First Presbyterian Church and Rome Hospital Foundation. She has also been actively involved with the Girl Scouts of America, multiple Parent Teacher Groups and sports booster clubs for her children’s activities at both the high school and college level. Mrs. Engelbert is also a member of the Lilac Twig.

    Married to David Engelbert for 43 years, Muffy is the mother to son Mark and daughter Sarah. She is the proud grandmother of Grace, Cooper, Grady, Ethan and Jack.

    Rome Hospital Foundation’s Fashion Show, presented by Mohawk Valley Women’s Health Associates, supports women’s health services at Rome Memorial Hospital including Maternity and Prenatal Care, Women’s Imaging Center, The Breast Center and Lymphedema. This year’s event will feature fashions modeled by more than 30 models from retailers A. Vitullo, Inc., Ann Taylor Loft, Christopher & Banks, CJ Banks, Dolce Vita Children’s Boutique, Engelbert’s Jewelers, Krizia Martin, MJ’s Formals, Motherhood Maternity and PhiaJames Wedding, The Princess Shop, Teugega Country Club and The Village Crossing. Cocktail hour begins at 6:00 pm at the Beeches Inn & Conference Center. Reservations are $45 per person, or tables of ten may be reserved for $400. Reservations are required and can be made by calling Rome Hospital Foundation at 315.338.7181.

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  • 2014 Presenting Sponsor

  • Mohawk Valley Women's Health Associates
  • Smart Woman Award Sponsor

  • Joe and Anne Lupica
  • 2014 Silver Sponsors

  • Aeromech, Inc.
    Ed & Ed Business Technologies
    Roser Communication Network
  • Bronze Sponsors

  • AmCare Ambulance Service
    First Source Federal Credit Union
    Kris Tech Wire
    Oneida Savings Bank
    The Sears Family Foundation
  • Patron Sponsors

  • C.A. Kaplan Real Estate
    Birnie Bus Service
    Davidson Chevrolet
    Eggan Environmental Services
    International Wire
    Mohawk Valley Materials, Inc.
    Rome Strip Steel Inc.