Reservations Open for Oct. 8 Champions of Health Gala Featuring NBA Legend Earvin “Magic” Johnson

September 9, 2012

Reservations for the 2012 Champions of Health Gala are available through Sept. 28. The event will be held on Monday, Oct. 8 at 6 p.m. at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. The gala will feature NBA legend Earvin “Magic” Johnson as the keynote speaker. Tickets are $100 each and may be purchased by calling 1-855-628-8642

The Champions of Health Gala benefits the Oklahoma Caring Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, which provides Oklahoma children with free immunizations.

The Eagle Adventure program in Ada has been named the recipient of the Dr. Rodney Huey Memorial Champion of Oklahoma Health award, the highest honor of the Champions of Health awards. The program focuses on preventing the development of type-2 diabetes in Native American children. For a complete list of winners, visit 

The Champions of Health awards program is presented by the Oklahoma Dental Association, the Oklahoma Hospital Association, the Oklahoma Foundation for Medical Quality, the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, the Oklahoma State Department of Health and the Oklahoma State Medical Association in partnership with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma.

For more information about the gala, visit