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Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity:

15th Annual UPMC Children’s Ball Set for March 19

WHAT: UPMC Children’s Ball

WHO: Children, parents, grandparents and friends

WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m., Saturday, March 19

WHERE: Carnegie Science Center, One Allegheny Ave., North Shore

WHY: Proceeds from the UPMC Children’s Ball benefit the UPMC Health for Life Summer Camp, which provides a camping experience free of charge for children and young adults, ages 6 to 16. Particular emphasis is placed on promoting a healthy lifestyle. Attendees receive instruction in art, reading, writing, math, career exploration, nutrition and life skills education.

Tickets are $100 for adult s and $40 for children. To order tickets, contact Gina O’Malley at (412) 647-4285.

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