2018 JDRF Dream Gala

May 19, 2018, Denver, CO
5:30 pm

Honoring Dan Fisher, Ball Corporation
Presented by Ball Corporation

JDRF’s Rocky Mountain Chapter presents an outstanding Gala program, featuring a seated dinner, silent and live auctions, and live entertainment. The Denver Dream Gala brings together over 450 prominent philanthropic community leaders, all in support of raising critical funds for type 1 diabetes (T1D) research.


Event Details

Evening Schedule of Events

5:30PM – Cocktails and Silent Auction
7:30PM – Seated dinner, Live Auction and Fund A Cure
9:30PM – Live Entertainment and Smoker Friendly Cigar Bar

Ways to Give

Fund A Cure

Fund A Cure immediately follows the Live Auction portion of the evening. Fund A Cure is an opportunity to make an impact on the lives of people living with T1D and their loved ones through a 100% tax-deductible donation, which will accelerate life-changing research. Fund A Cure donations will be invested in JDRF’s effective and focused research agenda aimed to progressively remove the impact of T1D from people’s lives until there is a cure.


Sponsorship and Individual Ticket Opportunities

Align with an organization that supports your philanthropic goals, as well as your business footprint. Sponsorship opportunities range from $25,000 to $5,000 and individual tickets are available for $400 each.  Click here for more information on the benefits provided at each sponsorship level or contact Ruth Hendren at (303) 209-7718 or rhendren@jdrf.org.

Auction Item Donation

The Dream Gala has made it possible for JDRF to fund cutting-edge research to help in the treatment, prevention and ultimate cure for type 1 diabetes. We are asking that you consider supporting JDRF this year by donating a gift, a gift certificate or a unique experience to our event. Click here to make your donation.


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Event Chair: Meredith Coors

Past Honoree: Tamara Brown
Gala Corporate Development Chair: Bryan Berkowitz
Auction Chair: Dick Cohen and Katy Hughes

Join us for the most exciting Gala in Denver, featuring premier auctions and Fund A Cure program, sit-down dinner with wine service, live entertainment, and a terrific night to make a difference for those living with type 1 diabetes.

Tickets and Sponsorship opportunities are now available. For more information, contact Ruth Hendren, JDRF Development Director, at 303-209-7718 or rhendren@jdrf.org.


The Westin Downtown Denver Hotel

1672 Lawrence Street
Denver, CO 80202

Event Contact

Ruth Hendren
(303) 209-7718 | rhendren@jdrf.org