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Friday, October 7, 2016

Honoring Knox Singleton, CEO of Inova, with the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia’s 2016 Community Leadership Award

Gala2015 2076:30 – 10:00 pm
Black Tie Attire

McLean Hilton
7920 Jones Branch Drive
McLean, VA 22102

Dorri C. Scott, Master of Ceremonies
  • Cocktail Reception
  • Silent and Live Auctions
  • Elegant Seated Dinner
  • Community Leadership Award Presentation
The Auction is Open For Bidding!

Join 600 business, philanthropic, and community leaders to celebrate how the work of the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia and its partners raises the quality of life for us all while giving a leg up to the region’s neediest.  This mission-critical event raises dollars for the Community Foundation to fund organizations, connect donors to nonprofits doing good work, and engage in community leadership across Northern Virginia.

Since 1978, the Community Foundation has been the premier charitable partner trusted by thousands of generous Northern Virginians.  Our mission is to grow philanthropy to help meet the most critical needs of the community.  Comprised of donor advised funds, community investment funds, scholarship funds and giving circles, we help engage donors in community, meet community needs with community resources and strengthen Northern Virginia.

View a slideshow of all the photos from the 2015 event here.

Tickets & Sponsorships Now Available!

Thanks to the 2016 Raise the Region Gala Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor
John and Virginia Chapel

Visionary Sponsors
Booz Allen Hamilton
Claude Moore Charitable Foundation
Inova Health System
Christina and Gary Mather
Mark and Brenda Moore Family Foundation
John and Nina Toups Charitable Fund
David and Carol Young

Innovator Sponsors
Dovel Technologies
Knight Point Systems LLC
Phil and Susan Nolan

Centerpiece Sponsor
Micron Technology Foundation

Dessert Sponsor
U.S. Trust

Wine Sponsor
JR's Goodtimes, Inc.

Print Sponsor
Master Print

Media Sponsor
Washington Business Journal

Creator Sponsors
A.J. Dwoskin & Associates
Alvarez & Marsal
BB&T / Sterling Capital Management
Chevy Chase Trust and Marc Wishkoff
Julian and Sue Chin
Deloitte Services, LP
Eileen Ellsworth and Bob Weil
Ernst & Young
Hilton Worldwide
Holland & Knight
Human Capital Advisors LLC
Thomas and Karyn Hume
Ken and Marci Huntsman
ICF International
ITility, LLC
Cheryl Janey and Michael Calhoun
Kaiser Permanente
Kiddar Capital
KippsDeSanto & Co.
Paul and Julia Leslie
McGuireWoods LLP
Odin, Feldman & Pittleman
Quinn's Auction Galleries
Sentara Healthcare
Skyhaq Agency
Steve Gladis Leadership Partners
Sullivan Bruyette Speros & Blayney
The Compass Group
United Cerebral Palsy
Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association
Sylvia and Eric von Bostel
Mike and Teresa Wheeler
John H. and Lisa M. Wolff and Capital Fiduciary Advisors
Yates Campbell & Hoeg, LLP

Collaborator Sponsors
Commonwealth Consultants

Jerry and Jackie Grossman
M&T Bank
McCandlish Lillard
The Parker Group, RBC Wealth Management
Visit Fairfax
Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP