Call to the Ball

(From L-R) Gala Chair Marissa Coughlan, Auxiliary President Andrea Nelson Kopald, John Wayne Cancer Institute Chairman Patrick Wayne and Susan Lynch.

John Wayne Cancer Institute auxiliary members will host the 24th annual Odyssey Ball on April 18 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, with Malibu resident and JWCI auxiliary member Marissa Coughlan serving as gala chair.

The event will honor award-winning actress Bonnie Hunt with the “True Grit” humanitarian award and philanthropists Donna and Harvey Rosen with “The Duke” award. This year’s gala will also include dinner, dancing and musical entertainment by Grammy award-winning vocalist Steve Tyrell.

More information can be obtained by calling 310.829.8324.