*****FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*****
DATE: Sunday, November 19, 2017
TIME: 1-5pm EST
Moose Lodge 51
295 Mercer Street
New Castle, PA 16101
Director of Public Relations
205 Reidhurst Ave.
Nashville, TN 37203
Vertava Health to Host Benefit, Silent Auction for Employee Fighting Cancer
NEW CASTLE, Pennsylvania (November 19, 2017) – This Sunday, Vertava Health is hosting a benefit that’s open to the public for a very special member of our team, Market Director Krista Sweet.
“Krista has recently been diagnosed with breast cancer, and all funds raised will go to support she and her family during treatment,” says National Director of Strategic Development Melissa Townes.
The spaghetti dinner and silent auction will take place this Sunday, November 19 from 1-5pm EST at Moose Lodge 51, 295 Mercer St., New Castle, PA 16101 and tickets are $10. Additional donations can be made by contacting Krista Sweet directly at [email protected].
For media inquiries or to set up any interviews with Krista Sweet, Melissa Townes or other Vertava Health staff, please contact Director of Public Relations Brian Sullivan directly at [email protected] or 901.949.7926.
ABOUT KRISTA SWEET:
Krista Sweet is Market Director for Vertava Health and based out of Ohio and Pennsylvania. With over ten years in the addiction treatment industry, Krista began her career as a tech in adolescent drug and alcohol program. She then became a treatment counselor and case manager before spending most of her career as a therapist at outpatient program outside of Pittsburgh. As a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC), Krista also serves on the board for Not One More Pittsburgh Chapter (NOM) – which brings communities together to take action against the addiction crisis. Krista says she fell in love with the addiction and mental health field after completing a college internship at a local outpatient program. She’s always admired the strength it takes for individuals to make those types of life changes. Living in an area ravaged by the opiate epidemic, she feels compelled to do anything she can to help her community. In addition to work, Krista spends time with her fiance Lamar and son Adrian. She also enjoys gardening, fishing and traveling.