21st Annual JDRF Hope Gala

October 19, 2019, Des Moines, IA
5:00 pm

Honoring Cindy & Steve Rasmussen
Presented by NATIONWIDE®

Don't miss your chance to go over the rainbow to Emerald City!

Event Details

  • Fund A Cure Spotlight – The Lampman Family: Seth, Emily, Elliot & Olivia

  • The Dueling Pianos of Andy Anderson & Mike Leeds

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.



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  • 2018 – Larry & Margie Nelson

    2017 – Josh Cook, Community Choice Credit Union

    2016 – Ed Collinet, Mercedes-Benz of Des Moines

    2015 – David Stark, Blank Children’s Hospital – UnityPoint Health

    2014 – Gerry Neugent, Knapp Properties

    2013 – Jim & Deb Israel, John Deere


Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center

833 5th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309

Event Contact

515-802-3220 | greateriowa@jdrf.org

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