Supporters 2018

Our sincere thanks to the many people and businesses who made this event possible. Our sponsors, committee, and auction donors play an invaluable role in the success of our event!  

Presenting Sponsor:


Gold Sponsor:

Nicci & Martin Gafinowitz

Cocktail Reception Sponsor: 


Silver Sponsors: 

A Donor in Honor of Tom Shea 

Kathy & David Clemmons



After-Party Sponsors:

 Past Sponsor 

 Remembering our Past

Present Sponsor

Celebrating our Present

Future Sponsor

Anticipating our Future 

 Host Sponsors:


Linda & Cliff Butler

Capital Associates

Lisa Carey & Matt Ewend

Beverly & Henry Chase

Holmes Oil


Beth Louden--Broker

Janice & John McAdams

Maureen & Tim O'Connor 

Kathy & Tom Shea


In-Kind Donations

We rely on the generosity of in-kind contributors to take our events to the next level.  Special thanks to the following businesses for their contributions:

Berkowitz Photography
Carolina Brewery

Courtney & Brian Chacos
Chapel Hill Toffee
Chapel Hill Wine Company
The Crunkleton
The Details Events
Dina Porter
Fine Feathers
Tamra & Charlie Finn
Gabrielle Jewelry
Gentlemen's Corner
Haley Promotions
Patsy & Charles Harrison
Ben Knight
Lark Home Apparel
Night Gallery/Branching Out
Elaine O'Neil
Purple Puddle
UNC Athletics
The Waterwheel Foundation


 This event would not be possible without the hard work of our Gala Planning Committee:

Ali Fromme, Co-Chair
Myrah Scott, Co-Chair
Paula Adams
Allison Chandler
Tracey Davies
Tamra Finn
Nicole Lake
Sarah Snow
Kate Walton
Anne Williams