Getting to the HEART
September 16, 2023
It was an unforgettable night, and we wanted to take a moment to express our heartfelt thanks to each and every one of you who contributed to its success.
🌟 Honoring Remarkable Individuals: The gala was a platform to honor extraordinary individuals who have left an indelible mark on our cause. Chantal Williams, a past scholarship recipient, graced us with her inspiring words as our event speaker. Ayasha Cantey was awarded the Volunteer of the Year, and Timothy Williams received the prestigious HEART Leadership Award.
💰 Raising Vital Funds: With your incredible generosity, we were able to raise vital funds through our silent auction, bringing us closer to achieving our mission. Your contributions will make a lasting impact on the lives we aim to touch.
🙌 Overwhelming Support: We were humbled to have over 100 guests in attendance at SHU's Discovery Science Center & Planetarium. Your presence and enthusiasm added immeasurable value to the evening.
🏆 Sponsors: We extend our deepest gratitude to our Gold Sponsor, Dr. Monisha Gibson, and our Business Sponsors: Ase' Holistic House, Elite Routes. A special thanks to our Auction Sponsors, who contributed to the success of our silent auction: 80 By Design, BasketCase, Butterflies Travel, Charcuterie by Sa'Ran, Crayola Experience Easton PA, Dave's Planet Pizza, Hair by Julia Moore, Hometown Deli, Drew Sawyer, Stew Leonard's, The Haircare Spa, Total Wine & More, Gus Barber Shop, Jeff's BBQ & Catering.
👏 Our Dedicated Team: We couldn't have done this without the hard work and dedication of our gala committee and board members. Your commitment to our cause shines brightly.
👗 Elegance and Deliciousness: The event design by Nephtalie Day Events was nothing short of breathtaking, and the delectable desserts from @mommyvscreations satisfied every sweet tooth.
🎵 Entertainment: Our fantastic DJ, @buddhaluvjonz, and the electrifying sounds from the band @_Funkshun kept the dance floor alive throughout the night.
🍽️ Culinary Delights: A big shoutout to @Fortuna's Catering Co. for the culinary delights and impeccable bartending.
Thank you, each one of you, for being a part of this remarkable evening and for your unwavering support. Together, we are making a profound difference in the lives of many, and your generosity is the driving force behind our mission.
Stay tuned for updates on how your contributions are making an impact in our community. We look forward to seeing you at future events as we continue to work together towards our shared goals.
Sacred Heart University Discovery Science Center and Planetarium
Saturday, September 16 · 6:30 - 10pm EDT
Join us for networking and cocktails while supporting our cause. Tickets and sponsorship available.