Connecticut Children's Medical Center Gala

Saturday, November 12, 2016
6:00 pm to 11:30 pm
Connecticut Convention Center
Hartford, Connecticut

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Emerald Online Auction open through 8:00 pm on Saturday, November 9th

CirqueThis year’s Gala is the centerpiece of our 20th anniversary celebration and promises to be an exceptional evening for all who attend. In addition to dining, dancing and bidding, guests will enjoy an Emerald Cirque Wizard of Oz theatrical production featuring aerial artistry.

Emerald Cirque presents an evening of breathtaking and theatrical acrobatics and gravity defying feats fused with musical delight and imagination.

CirqueYour support of the Gala ensures that all children, from infants to adolescents, receive the highly specialized medical and surgical services Connecticut Children’s offers. From neurosurgery, to oncology, to orthopedics, and everything in between, our accomplished pediatric subspecialists treat even the most complex conditions in a state-of-the-art facility designed especially for kids.

2016 Gala Committee

Gala Chairs

 Shannon Klenk
Debbie Shmerling
Leslie Silverman

Alex Bowen
Kelli Burzynski
Jill Dulitsky
Ashley Gengras
Jill Mitchell Gettinger
Chelle Grande
Debra Herr

Susan Hight
Carolyn Hudkins
Missy Iler
Emma Kinahan
Cynthia Laurencin
Jill Le Blanc

Sally MacGilpin
Amy Morris
Tracy Parks
Anne Martha Pitegoff
Lisa Schwartz
Julie Sonlin
Jenny Quigley


Kathy and Geno Auriemma

Andrea Benin and Scott Roberson

Ana and Jeff Bodeau

Tracey and Craig Bonanni

Shari and Michael Cantor

Jill and Rob Dulitsky

Martha and Jim Fanelli

Trisha and Jeffrey Farmer

Jennifer and Andy Filler

Christine Finck and John Laplante

Rachel Garron and Scott Schoem

Susan and Patrick Garvey

Ashley and Chip Gengras

Caryl and Len Goldberg

Debra and Glen Greenberg

Cheryl and Matt Hoey

Nancy and Jeffrey Hoffman

Carolyn and Garrison Hudkins

Emma and Dave Kinahan

Shannon and Jeffrey Klenk

Cynthia and Cato Laurencin

Jill and Bobby Le Blanc

Lois and Ed Lewis

Jolyn and Jim Manafort

Mandell/Braunstein Family

Darlene and Jim Moore

Katie and Bill Nixon

Trudy and Kola Olofinboba

Kristan Pierz and Brian Molinari

John O'Connell, C.M. Smith Agency

Carolyn and Matthew Ray

Jacqui Robertson and Larry Milan

Linda and David Roth

Olga and Juan Salazar

Francine and Bob Shanfield

Debbie and Jim Shmerling

Leslie and Stephen Silverman

Ann and Rob Taylor

Gayle and Steven Temkin

Susan and Jeff Thomson

Joelle and Moses Vargas

Lauren and Brad Zeligson

Connecticut Children's Medical Center

282 Washington Street, Hartford CT 06106
Phone: (860) 837-5700 | Fax: (860) 837-5740

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