Gala of Hope

A Black, White & Gray Ball to Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Connecticut Brain Tumor Alliance

Please join us at the premier event of the year -- the Gala of Hope, an exclusive, one-time event to honor brain tumor survivors, caregivers, and those whom we remember as we recognize Brain Tumor Awareness Month and celebrate ten years of the CTBTA.

Event Info

The Society Room of Hartford
31 Pratt Street Hartford, Connecticut
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 6:00 PM

$200 per person / $2,000 table for 10 guests

Cocktails, Dinner, Entertainment
Dancing, Silent and Live Auctions

Attire ● Black Tie

Purchase Tickets

Sponsor the Gala

Sponsor Survivor

Proceeds will help support life-changing programs for children and adults, brain tumor research, financial assistance for patients and their families, brain tumor program support, patient outreach, and awareness efforts.

Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center  (visit)
Hartford Hospital (visit)

Silver Sponsor

Celldex Therapeutics (visit)

Bronze Sponsor

CT Mattress Company  (visit)
Arch Insurance Group  (visit)
Conning (visit)
Fred and Holly Cohen Charitable Fund

Friends of the CTBTA

Brian First
Arch Insurance Group
Mitchell Auto Group  (visit)
Medallion Wealth Advisors, LLC (visit)
Holly Cohen
Monica Italia and Italia Family
Stephanie and Gary Rogers

Charge the Night Sponsor


Snug Bar Sponsor

Shebeen Brewing Company  (visit)

Cocktail Hour Sponsors

Hartford Flavor Company  (visit)
Hartford Distributors, Inc.  (visit)
Liquor World
Pazzo Cafe (visit)

Sweet Dreams Sponsor

CT Mattress Company

Parking Sponsor

LAZ Parking (visit

Hope Trees Sponsor

Connecticut Lighting Center (visit)

Flowers Sponsor

Kim's Flower Shop

Red Carpet Sponsor

Resiliency Center of Newtown

Survivor and Caregiver Sponsor

Caroline and Tom Leite
Carrie Firestone and Michael Firestone, M.D.
David and Sherry Cordani Family Foundation
Theresa Oliver
Andy and Jennifer Pace
David Miller and Kim Hodnett
Celldex Therapeutics

Survivor Sponsor

Maria and Jason Grove
Alexandra Flowers, M.D.
David Norton
Karen Kahrmann
Mary Beth Murphy
Virginia Wolf
Aisha Khan

Program Ad Sponsors

Construction Solutions Group, LLC (visit)
Haymond Law Firm (visit)
Shimkus, Murphy & Lemkuil (visit)
Orbus Therapeutics, Inc. (visit)

Donors $1,000 and up

David and Sherry Cordani Foundation
Lucio Lefante Scholarship Fund
Tennant Special Risk, LLC
Becker's Diamonds and Fine Jewelry
Arrow Alternative Care

Donors $500-$999

Joel Grove and Jill Frederickson

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