Foundation events

CHI Memorial Foundation holds several charitable events, community programs and awards throughout the year to promote better awareness of health issues and our health system, and to recognize exceptional individuals.

Pink! & Color Chattanooga Pink!

Each January the Pink! gala raises funds to support the nationally recognized MaryEllen Locher Breast Center at CHI Memorial.

Elizabeth’s Outrun Melanoma

This annual 5K and Walk benefits the Elizabeth R. Smith Melanoma Fund at CHI Memorial, which supports the prevention, awareness and research of melanoma.

Golf Invitational

The CHI Memorial Foundation Golf Invitational is the premier golf event in Chattanooga with proceeds benefiting the CHI Memorial Foundation Endowment.

Arts for Health Lecture Series

The Cam Busch Arts for Health Lecture Series supports the Arts in Healthcare Program bringing the healing power of the arts to patients at CHI Memorial.

Humanitarian Award

This award honors members of the Chattanooga community by recognizing outstanding service and dedication to CHI Memorial and the community at large.


For more information on any Foundation event, call (423) 495-4151.



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