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16th Annual Derby After Dark "Hope for a Cure" Gala
Fri, May 5, 2017, 6:30 PM – 11:30 PM CDT
On Friday, May 5, 2017 the JDRF Louisiana Chapter will host the 16th Annual Derby after Dark – Hope for a Cure Gala, bringing local, prominent business leaders and families from the community to L’Auberge Casino & Hotel in Baton Rouge, Louisiana for an evening of fundraising and celebration. The event will benefit JDRF and type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. This year’s honorees are Mrs. Sheryl Brady-Teske and Mrs. Grace Bella. The evening will include cocktails, food prepared by several popular local restaurants, live and silent auctions, a special Fund A Cure segment, and live entertainment by Ned Fasullo and The Fabulous Big Band Orchestra. To date, the Louisiana Chapter has raised over $3.5 million dollars for resources and research.
Special guest appearance by Elliott Yamin, recording artist, JDRF Celebrity Ambassador and former American Idol contestant.
Got to jdrf-louisiana.ejoinme.com/gala for more information
One lucky winner will walk away with a 2017 Ford F-150 and another will get a $4,000 shopping spree at Lee Michael's. Need not be present to win, tickets can be purchased on our website!