Saturday, May 19, 2018 | 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Dinner | Dancing | Compelling Stories
1200 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Celebrating the Milestones and the Music of the Decades!
We will celebrate all of our outstanding volunteers, staff, board, supporters and partners who have contributed mightily to changing the lives of over 400,000 seniors over the past four decades! Emcee of the evening: Cherri Gregg of KYW News Radio!
Celebrate the remarkable progress made in the cause of elder justice over the past four decades. Hear the inspiring stories of some of the individuals who made it possible. This year’s gala will take place on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the Loews Hotel in Center City Philadelphia.
Champions for Elder Justice
We celebrate all of our outstanding volunteers, staff, board, supporters and partners who have contributed mightily to changing the lives of over 400,000 seniors over the past four decades!
representing our advocacy partners and funders
From voting rights and grandparent rights to our newly launched Pro Bono for Community Impact project, AARP has been a stalwart partner and supporter in our advocacy work to change systems that affect the lives of seniors and their families. We celebrate their partnership and all who have raised their voices with us and supported our mission to pursue justice.
The Chancellors of the Philadelphia Bar Association
representing founders and leaders
From their role in our founding in 1978 as a small nonprofit located at the Association’s offices to our current partnerships in pursuing access to justice for all, we celebrate all of these diverse leaders and other leaders who have supported legal services to the poor and our work over the past 40 years.
The Barristers’ Association of Philadelphia
representing our pro bono volunteers and partners
Our pro bono partnership with this esteemed group of lawyers has increased services to and visibility of the needs of low-income seniors and their communities. We celebrate their service and that of all of our pro bono partners and volunteers who join our work in many powerful ways.
Peter A. Muhic, Esq.
representing our Board of Directors
We are grateful to all who have served on our Board of Directors over the past 4 decades and honor their many contributions toward guiding and strengthening our organization. We celebrate their leadership, ambassadorship, and contributions of time, talent, and wisdom.
We are delighted that all of our former Board Chairs are leading this special 40th anniversary celebration:
Teresa N. Cavenagh, Esq.
Gay Parks Rainville, Esq.
Shari J. Odenheimer, Esq.
Wendy E. Bookler, Esq.
William J. Donohue, Esq.
Stephen A. Feldman, Esq.
Richard N. Weiner, Esq.
Ronald J. Shaffer, Esq.
Special Pop Up Surprise Performances throughout the night by Opera Singer, Mezzo-Soprano, Lori Brown Mirabal; Baritone, Jonathan Sills; the Mummers; Theatre Horizon and more! Festive dress attire! Wear the color of the evening: RED!
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Make it a night! Spend the night at the Loews! A block of rooms is available at reduced rates for gala attendees. Go to www.loewsphiladelphiahotel.com and select “Make a Reservation,” enter May 19, select “Advanced Options”, enter SLAW18, or call 1.888.575.6397