Chapman Partnership celebrated the efforts of the 2017 Illuminations Gala committee members and volunteers on Saturday, Sept. 23 at db Bistro. The Kick-Off Cocktail Celebration honored Chapman Partnership’s dedication to organizing the annual gala, which raises funds for the men, women and children that reside at their two homeless assistance centers.
“The time and devotion our Illuminations Gala committee members offer is pivotal in fulfilling Chapman’s mission to empower the homeless community. It is an honor to celebrate the individuals behind our largest event of the year,” said Carlos Fernandez Guzman, Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Chapman Partnership.
This year, the 2017 Gala chairs, Marile & Jorge Luis Lopez, Esq. and Lucy Morillo–Agnetti Esq. & John Agnetti, Esq. are leading the talented gala committee. The evening of cocktails and hors d'oeuvres honored Chapman supporters, highlighting the talent and dedication of the 56 members in the Illuminations Gala committee who come together to create the highly-anticipated gala.
The hosts for this special evening celebrating Chapman’s deserving volunteers and supporters, were Jose Dans founder of WOW MKTG and Chapman Partnership advocate, and his wife, Heide.
Chapman Partnership’s rich contributions to building a positive future for the less fortunate in Miami-Dade County attracts countless community leaders to lend a helping hand and serve as ambassadors for the organization’s mission.
The 2017 Illuminations Gala will be held Saturday, October 28, 2017, at the JW Marriott Marquis, and will provide guests with an exciting and breathtaking experience produced by the WOW MKTG. With Miami Magazine as its official English language sponsor, and Selecta Magazine as its official Spanish language sponsor, the gala begins at 7 p.m. with a cocktail reception followed by dinner and dancing.
For more information and sponsorship opportunities please visit: https://www.chapmanpartnership.org/gala