2024 JDRF Wisconsin Gala: One Night. One Mission.

February 17, 2024, WI
5:00 pm (Central Time)

2024 JDRF Wisconsin Gala: One Night. One Mission.

February 17, 2024, WI
5:00 pm (Central Time)

One Night One Mission

The annual JDRF Wisconsin Galas bring 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. Help us continue the power of progress and join us for this year’s event.

One Night, One Mission will embody the tradition and legacy of the wonderful JDRF Galas that will be hosted in three locations across Wisconsin. The Galas will provide guests with a memorable experience to engage in JDRF’s mission by sharing the incredible stories of our T1D families. Stories of inspiration, hope, perseverance, and support will be shared leading up to and on the evening of the event. 

Together, we will strive to raise $1.3 MILLION! 

 

Wisconsin Gala Facts 

The JDRF Gala is our cornerstone event and largest fundraiser each year. Here are some facts about how we faired in 2023. 

  • More than 1085 guests attended. 
  • More than 85 local businesses supported us through a sponsorship that garnered more than $254,000 
  • Raised more than $268,190 in our silent and live auctions. 
  • And raised more than $1.2 Million dollars raised for T1D research. 

Event Leadership

Event Location Details

Appleton

Venue:

Hilton Appleton Paper Valley

33 W. College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911

Honoring:

The Pamperin-Sexauer Family

Evening Highlights: 

Silent Auction | Limited Exclusive Live Auction | Special Drawing | Fund A Cure

Schedule:

5:00pm –  Cocktail Reception & Silent Auction

6:30pm –  Dinner

Guests will have the option of Filet of Sirloin & Salmon Duet, Roasted Butternut Squash Risotto or a Children’s Meal 

7:15pm –  Program, Live Auction, Fund A Cure & Entertainment to follow.

Entertainment:

The Cougars 

Hotel Block: 

Guests can reserve a room from our block of rooms at the Hilton Appleton Paper Valley. To reserve a room, please call 920-733-8000 and mention the JDRF Wisconsin Gala block of rooms.

Please note the reservation cutoff date is Wednesday, January 17, 2024.

Madison

Venue:

Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center

1 John Nolen Drive Madison, WI 53703

Honoring:

The Fronek Family

Evening Highlights: 

Silent Auction | Limited Exclusive Live Auction | Special Drawing | Fund A Cure

Schedule:

5:00pm –  Cocktail Reception & Silent Auction

6:30pm –  Dinner

Guests will have the option of Green Pepper Sirloin with Roasted Garlic New Potatoes, Roasted Salmon with Mustard Dill Sauce and Mushroom Brown Rice Pilaf, Quinoa Stuffed Zucchini Boats with Soubise Sauce, Blistered Tomatoes & Roasted Asparagus or a Children’s Meal

7:15pm –  Program, Live Auction, Fund A Cure & Entertainment to follow.

Entertainment:

Piano Fondue 

Hotel Block: 

Guests can reserve a room from our block of rooms at the Hilton Madison Monona Terrace. To reserve a room online, click here.

Guests can also call Hilton reservations at 800-445-8667 or call the hotel directly 608-255-5100 and reference the group code: 90x

Please note the reservation cutoff date is Wednesday, January 17, 2024.

Milwaukee

Venue:

Italian Community Center

631 E. Chicago Street Milwaukee, WI 53202

Honoring:

The Rowen Family

Evening Highlights: 

Silent Auction | Limited Exclusive Live Auction | Special Drawing | Fund A Cure

Schedule:

5:00pm –  Cocktail Reception & Silent Auction

6:30pm –  Dinner

Guests will have the option of Seared Sea Scallops & Braised Short Ribs, Soft Polenta with Stewed Tomatoes, Zucchini, Mushrooms & Arugula Salad or a Children’s Meal

7:15pm –  Program, Live Auction, Fund A Cure & Entertainment to follow.

Entertainment:

FBI & The Untouchable Horns 

Hotel Block: 

Guests can reserve a room from our block of rooms at The Kimpton Journeyman Hotel. To reserve a room online, click here. 

Please note the reservation cutoff date is Friday, February 2, 2024.

February 17, 2024
Starts: 5:00 PM
Appleton, Madison & Milwaukee
, WI
JDRF Wisconsin
Wisconsin Chapter

PO Box 5064
Hagerstown, MD 21741-5064