43rd Annual Stepping Out in Style Fashion Show Raises More Than $130,000 to Build a Playground at Lakeview Center

Foundation team at fashion show

PENSACOLA, Fla. (Oct. 21, 2019) – The 43rd annual Stepping Out in Style Fashion Show, presented by the Women’s Board of Baptist Health Care Foundation, raised more than $130,000 to build a new playground for the autism spectrum disorder program at Lakeview Center. This program assists families and children through the use of Applied Behavior Analysis by teaching adaptive living, communication, safety and social skills to children. 

“We are honored to partner with Lakeview Center on this project that is so near and dear to our hearts,” said Heather Moorer, development director for Baptist Health Care Foundation. “This new playground will provide a safe space for children to learn and play in a fun, therapeutic setting.”

The sold-out fashion show is the largest fundraiser for the Women’s Board of Baptist Health Care Foundation. Professional and local celebrity models showcased the latest fashions from Bluetique, cabi by independent stylists Jennie and Marly, The Market and Mainly Shoes, and The South Outfitters. 

Baptist Health Care Foundation would like to thank the following sponsors: Cat Country 98.7 and NewsRadio 92.3 & 1620 AM; MedAssist; Poarch Band of Creek Indians; Acumen Medical Imaging & Interventional; Ballinger Publishing; Bluetique; Cox; Emerald Coast Hospice; Fiore of Pensacola; Highpointe Hotel Corporation; Iron Horse Wealth Strategies; Kia AutoSport of Pensacola; The Kugelman Foundation; Margie Moore/Mary Catherine Harper – Merrill Lynch; Pensacola News Journal and Bella Magazine; Voya Financial; and WEAR ABC 3.

More information is available BaptistHealthCareFoundation.org or 850.469.7419.



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About Baptist Health Care 

Baptist Health Care is a community-owned, not-for-profit health care organization based in northwest Florida that is committed to helping people throughout life’s journey. The organization is a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. A 2003 Malcolm Baldrige recipient, Baptist continuously strives to be a national leader in quality and service. Baptist Health Care includes three hospitals, four medical parks, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine, Lakeview Center and a large network of primary care and specialty physicians. With more than 7,300 employees and employed physicians, Baptist Health Care is the second largest non-governmental employer in northwest Florida.

Baptist Health Care ● Baptist Hospital ● Gulf Breeze Hospital ● Jay Hospital ● Lakeview Center ● Baptist Medical Park – Nine Mile ● Baptist Medical Park – Navarre ● Baptist Medical Park – Pace ● Baptist Medical Park – Airport ● Andrews Institute ● Baptist Medical Group ● Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute ● Cardiology Consultants