Gala2017 Banner


Friday, October 6, 2017

Join 600 business, philanthropic, and community leaders to celebrate our region’s diversity, growth, and the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia’s growing capacity to support our neediest neighbors and seed innovative solutions to complex social issues.

Gala2016 137

2017 Community Leadership Award Presentation Honoring Mark and Brenda Moore

Friday, October 6, 2017
6:30 – 10:00 pm
Hilton McLean Tysons Corner
7920 Jones Branch Drive | McLean, VA 22102
Dorri C. Scott, Master of Ceremonies

Cocktail Reception | Silent and Live Auctions | Elegant Seated Dinner

Black Tie Attire

The Community Foundation’s annual Gala has been described as a “homecoming” – an opportunity for more than 600 members of the Northern Virginia community to celebrate our region’s diversity, growth, and the Community Foundation’s ever growing capacity to support our neediest neighbors and seed innovative solutions to complex social issues.

Since 1978, the Community Foundation has been the premier charitable partner trusted by thousands of generous Northern Virginians.  Our mission is to grow philanthropy respond to critical need and seed innovation in the region.

View photos from the 2016 event here.

Event Details and Online Sponsorship and Tickets Available Here

Please consider donating a unique package or experience to the Raise the Region silent or live auction.

Thank you to our 2017 Raise the Region Gala Sponsors

Visionary Sponsor:
Booz Allen Hamilton

Innovator Sponsor:
David and Carol Young

Cocktail Sponsor:
Claude Moore Charitable Foundation

Creator Sponsors:
Eileen Ellsworth & Bob Weil
Holland & Knight
Thomas & Karyn Hume
Kaiser Permanente
KippsdeSanto & Co.
NOVA Parks
PNC
PVBS
Sylvia & Eric von Bostel
WGL
Yates, Campbell & Hoeg, LLP

Print Sponsor:
Master Print, Inc.

Thank You

To our generous sponsors:
John & Virginia Chapel

Access National Bank