2024 Hope Gala

May 11, 2024, Indianapolis, IN
5:00 pm (Eastern Time)

2024 Hope Gala

May 11, 2024, Indianapolis, IN
5:00 pm (Eastern Time)


The annual JDRF Hope Gala brings together the diabetes community for an unforgettable evening featuring an expansive silent auction, one-of-a-kind live auction, seated dinner, live entertainment, and a night of fundraising all in support of JDRF. Last year’s event raised a record-breaking $2.1 million for type 1 diabetes research. Save the date for next year’s event on Saturday, May 11, 2024.

Event Leadership

Revenue Committee
Jeffrey Sterling Andrews
Mark Hollis
Matt Kriech
Kelli Ozdemir
Beth Ruge
Luke Wiese

Auction Committee
Jennifer Compton
Megan Cox
Leah Dunigan
Gerianne Hap
Jennifer Hawkins
Jeff Hawkins
Seth Jachimiak
Karen Kryah
Andrea Malone
Maddie Melangton
Jocelyn Sandoval

Event Details

Bluewater Kings Band

Musical Entertainment

JDRF offers Hope Gala guests special rates for overnight stays. You can make reservations through the JW Marriott Indianapolis HERE. Hotel accommodations in the JDRF room block are first come, first served.

May 11, 2024
Starts: 5:00 PM
JW Marriott Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Merrill Harper
Indiana and Kentucky Chapter

PO Box 6810
Hagerstown, MD 21741-6810


Platinum Sponsor

Mobile Bidding Sponsor

Pearl Sponsors

Branding Sponsor

Sapphire Sponsors