Thank you for another beautiful Gala in our terrific community!
Our thanks to our generous sponsors who made this event possible:
Imperial Stout Sponsor:
India Pale Ale Sponsors:
Food, Beverage and Service Sponsors:
The Event was held at the Wellshire Event Center, 3333 S. Colorado Boulevard
Denver, Colorado 80222 with special guests: the Tom Allen Grengs Polka Band
Our guests enjoyed a German buffet dinner by the Wellshire chef and beer tasting with Bristol Brewery and Rock Bottom Brewery along with our open bar at the sold-out event.
Thank you to these groups and organizations who purchased tables of 10 or 12 to support families raising children who are deaf or hard of hearing with timely information, networking and parent to parent support.
Pilsner Sponsors: Friend/Corporate Tables:
|Children’s Hospital Colorado||CU School of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology|
|Dinah and Denise and Friends||Friends of Tracy McGurran – two tables|
|Janet & Joe DesGeorges and Friends||Kaiser Permanente|
|Map My Gala||Marion Downs Center|
|Mental Health Center of Denver||Mosetick Family and Friends|
|Relay Colorado||Rocky Mountain Deaf School/CO Registry of Interpreters of the Deaf|
|Rocky Mountain Ear Center, PC||Sara Kennedy & Lonnie Burkholder|
The evening featured a selection of fun live and silent auction items from a KOTA longboard to a three day stay in a brand new Steamboat Springs condo during ski season. Gala guests recognized Danielle Kennedy as the winner of the 2015 Families First Award, with laughter and conversation, signed, voiced, and cued, long into a perfect October night. Gregg Tomli
nson bought the lucky Trader Joe’s chocolate bars and won the Go Pro Hero waterproof and wifi ready camera.
Would you like to help us next year with the Gala Committee? Please call 719-650-3159 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. A shout out to our event coordinator, Megan Humbrecht, and committee chairs, Cindy Bacher (auction) Liesel Thomas, (volunteers) Maria Rodriguez (auction distribution), Lyn Bopp (checkout) Carri Robinson and Amber Duffy (registration) and Cydney Lanning (decor).
Thank you for your generous support
of our work with families through the
Guide By Your Side Program.