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Friday, October 5, 2018

Join 600 business, philanthropic, and community leaders to celebrate the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia’s 40th Anniversary.

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2018 Community Leadership Award Presentation Honoring Jim and Ellen Dyke

Friday, October 5, 2018
6:30 – 10:00 pm
Hilton McLean Tysons Corner
7920 Jones Branch Drive | McLean, VA 22102

Cocktail Reception | Silent and Live Auctions | Elegant Seated Dinner
Black Tie Attire

Event Chairs:

Todd Stottlemyer and Bill & Bobbie Kilberg, Gala Co-Chairs

Honorary Chairs:

Former Vice President Walter Mondale
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam
Former Virginia Governor L. Douglas Wilder
U.S. Senator Mark Warner
Former Secretary of State Colin Powell
Virginia House Speaker Kirk Cox
D.C. Council Chair Phil Mendelson
Fairfax Board Chair Sharon Bulova
Loudoun Board Chair Phyllis Randall
The Honorable Karl A. Racine

The Community Foundation’s annual black-tie gala welcomes more than 600 community business, philanthropic and community leaders to celebrate our region’s growth and diversity and to raise critical funds to support its work in the community.

The Community Foundation for Northern Virginia is a visionary funder that has directed millions of charitable dollars to people in need since 1978.  Its mission is to grow philanthropy to respond to critical need and seed innovation in the region.  It is committed to building a community that works for everyone.

View photos from the 2017 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 2018 Raise the Region Gala Sponsors

Vanguard Sponsor
Inova Health System

Challenge Sponsor
John and Virginia Chapel

Visionary Sponsor
Anonymous Donor in honor of the Military Personnel & Their Families Fund
Nina and John Toups

Raffle Sponsor
Washington Gas

Innovator Sponsors
Claude Moore Charitable Foundation
Knight Point Systems LLC
Nolan Family Charitable Fund

Centerpiece Sponsor
Micron Technology, Inc.

Dessert Sponsor
TD Bank, N.A.

Video Sponsor

Window Sponsor
Human Capital Advisors

Unique Sponsors
Bronfman Rothschild (Program Sponsor)
ECS Federal, Inc.
Hilton Worldwide
Phil and Marge Odeen
Mike Wheeler

Creator Sponsors
Cordia Partners
Chevy Chase Trust/Marc Wishkoff
David and Carol Young
Donna Morea
Eileen Ellsworth and Bob Weil
Holland & Knight LLP
Jim and Ellen Dyke
Kevin and Jenny DeSanto
KippsDeSanto & Co.
NOVA Foundation
NOVA Parks
Odin, Feldman & Pittleman, P.C.
Qatalyst Partners
Renner and Company CPA PC
Skyhaq Agency
Sylvia and Eric von Bostel
Creator Sponsors
Access National Bank
Cheryl Janey & Michael Calhoun
Al & Clair Dwoskin
Ted and Karyn Hume
McGuire Woods

Collaborator Sponsor
Steve Gladis Leadership Partners
Union Bank and Trust

Media Partners
Arlington Magazine
Connection Newspapers and Sun Gazette Newspapers  
Loudoun Times Mirror
Prince William Living
Washington Business Journal