The Methodist Family Health Foundation sponsors special fund-raising and promotional events throughout the year in support of the programs and services of Methodist Family Health. Upcoming events include:

Southern Silks: A Derby Day Soiree benefiting Methodist Family Health
May 6, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Metroplex Event Center, 10800 Colonel Glenn Road, Little Rock, AR
Description: This special fund-raising event takes its inspiration from the iconic Kentucky Derby and is held on the same day as the 143rd running of the derby. There will be faux horse races, prizes, dinner, a live auction, silent auction, hat contest, wine raffle and more. Sponsorship opportunities that include tables for 10 guests and other perks begin at $1,000. Tickets are $75 (reserved seating, open table) or $50 (general admission). For details, contact Denise Luft at or 501.906.4201 or go to
Camp Healing Hearts grief camp
May 19, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Camp Aldersgate, 1600 Aldersgate Road, Little Rock, AR 72205
Description: Camp Healing Hearts is a FREE overnight camp for children ages 5-18 and their families who have lost a loved one. Sponsored by Kaleidoscope Grief Center, a service of Methodist Family Health,
Camp Healing Hearts provides a safe environment where children and families can develop coping skills, both individually and within a community of others.

Throughout the weekend, campers will reflect, reconnect and rediscover on an individual, family and community level by participating in therapeutic and recreational activities. In “Heart to Heart” time, children, teens and parents will participate in age-tailored peer support sessions designed to provide a safe environment for the expression of grief. Camp Healing Hearts will also provide participants the opportunity to take part in traditional camp activities such as a campfire with s’mores, fishing, swimming, arts and crafts and more.

Camp begins at 5 p.m. May 19 and concludes at 5 p.m. May 20. Caregiver participation is required.

For more information and event details, contact Katherine Gipson at (501) 537-3991 or
Bright Night event benefiting Methodist Family Health
August 4, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Big Rock Mini Golf & Fun Park, 11411 Baseline Rd, Little Rock, AR 72209, USA
Description: Join the fun that includes your choice of mini golf, bumper boats, go-karts, laser tag, batting cages, high ropes, arcade and more! Your support of Bright Night will mean brighter days for children and families served by Methodist Family Health! Tickets: $30 per person, includes 4 activities and food. For information, contact Denise Luft at or 501.906.4201.