Annual Gala

Mark your calendar for our

2019 Gala on October 10 at the Marriott Marquis DC.

Want to learn about how you or your company can sponsor our 2019 Gala? See our sponsor guide below.


Thanks to Our 2019 Gala Host Committee

Jenn Campbell
Debbie Curtis
Anne de Leon
Tracy Frish
Jake Hunter
Christina Kane
Jonathan Mead
Ann McCormick
Kira Neal
Marisa Peacock
Anmol Sidhu
Wanda Steptoe
Ritu Thakuria

Thanks to Our 2018 Sponsors


District Veterans Contracting


Pepco Holdings
Anne & John Raffaelli


The Community Partnership for the Prevention of Homelessness
Anne and Rudy de Leon
Ann McCormick
Society of the Holy Child Jesus


Kathy and Ted Beal
Debbie Curtis & Andy Elias
The Strategic Peacock
Health System Analytics
Marriott Marquis DC
DC First Properties


JBS International and Jerri Shaw
Roderick & Jacqueline Johnson
Industrial Bank
Evan & Prita Piekara
Colleen Scott
Trinity Landholding Corporation
Washington, DC Alumnae Foundation, Inc.
Kathy Bradley Wells
Boston Properties
Pete Stark Foundation
Danny Seidman & Tara Thompson
Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman CPAs
RLJ Management Consultants
Gary and Terry Kohler

Thanks to Our 2018 Gala Host Committee

DC Councilmember Charles Allen, Honorary Chair
Debbie Curtis
Anne de Leon
Tracy Frish
Christina Kane
Ann McCormick
Katie Rose McElroy
Jonathan Mead
Alex Padro
Marisa Peacock
Evan Piekara
Anne Raffaelli
Jessica Sanderson
Wanda Steptoe
Petrina Williams
Emily Ziegenfuse

Patron Donors

Clarence Adams
Kanch Algama
Michelle Kohler and Jeff Hild
Janice Mays
Mary Popit
Open Road Trailer Services
Weiss Public Affairs
Weaver Bros. Insurance
LKF Realty
Jose Herrera State Farm Agency