Illuminations Gala is an evening of dining, dancing and entertainment in support of the men, women and children that reside at the homeless assistance centers. A 54 member Gala Committee is led by event Co-Chairs, Trish and Dan Bell, and Lani and Gene Drody. The evening’s theme represents the shining light in the lives of the 5,000 men, women and families with children that Chapman Partnership serves annually. As a culmination of the work done throughout the year for the homeless, the event honors the many generous donors and volunteers who support the mission.
Date: Saturday October 15, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM Cocktails, 8:00 PM Dinner & Live Entertainment, and Dancing
Location: JW Marriott Marquis, 255 Biscayne Blvd Way, Miami, FL 33131
Attire: Black Tie
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The Mistress of Ceremonies will be Laurie Jennings and Mrs. Sash A. Spencer will be the recipient of the Alvah H. Chapman, Jr. Humanitarian Award.
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2016 Event Chairs
Trish & Dan Bell
Lani & Gene Drody
2016 GALA COMMITTEE
Jeanette Adams, Gabi Armstrong, Nancy Batchelor, Eilah Beavers, Trish Bell, Debbie Benitez, Evalina Bestman, Carmen Betancourt Lewis, Paula Brockway, Terry Buoniconti, Heidi Dans, Deborah Davidson, Swanee DiMare, Coralie Duchamp, Pamela Garrison, Teresita Haskett, Elsie Howard, Sherrill Hudson, Ed Joyce, Susan Kahn, Lani Kahn Drody, Jennifer Kennedy, Irene Korge, Marile Lopez, Elena Luca, Isabella Lundeberg, Megan Lykes, Lilliam Machado, Jennifer Marques, Becky McCarron, Bronwyn Miller, Maria Cristina Miranda, Jan Morrison, Lisa Moynahan, Brenda Nestor Castellano, Phillis Oeters, Fátima Perez, Jonah Pruitt, III, Monica Quirch, Barbara Reese, Ruth Robinson, Carlos Saballos, Migna Sanchez-Llorens, Terri Shikany, Tracy Slavens, Tara Solomon, Blair Sonville, Penny Stamps, Joanie Stringer, Debbie Tano, Margarita Tonkinson, Maggie Villacampa, Dale Webb, Abby Zanarini
Thirty plus guests gathered at the home of committee member and past Gala Co-Chair Susan Kahn on May 5th to kick-off the 2016 Illuminations Gala.
A Look Back at our 20th Anniversary Gala
Relive our 20th Anniversary Gala with these great interviews from the event!
Step back in time and view images from our previous Galas. Take a look below and go all the way back to our 2004 Gala. Click Here to view the albums!