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6th Annual Dining in the Dark Gala 

An Eye-Opening Glimpse into the Lives of Those Living with Visual Impairment.

Join us on Tuesday September 19th 2017

5:30 pm- 9 pm at the Hyatt Regency in Downtown Buffalo

Olmsted Center for Sight’s annual fundraiser

wherein guests have the unique opportunity to dine blindfolded!

2017 Herb Siegel Visionary Award Recipient To Be Announced


The Visionary Award is presented to an individual for his/her tremendous impact on the Olmsted Center for Sight, their service to the blind community, and their exemplary contribution to improve the lives of the individuals we serve. 

Individual Tickets 

Single Ticket $125

Two or more tickets $112.50 each

Ticket includes: hors d’oeuvres, wine, beer,dinner and dessert. 

Sponsorship Levels 

Radiance- $1,500

Brilliance- $3,000

Visionary- $5,000

Illumination- $10,000

Luminescence- $15,000

Magnificence- $20,000

Program Ads 

Full Page $1,000

Half Page $500 

Quarter Page $250 

Sponsorship, ticket and ad purchases can be made by check or credit card.

Please make checks payable to “Olmsted Center for Sight” and send to:

Olmsted Center for Sight /Renee DiFlavio

1170 Main Street

Buffalo, NY 14209

To purchase by credit card see below to purchase tickets.

Or contact Renee DiFlavio at 716-888-4627 or rdiflavio@olmstedcenter.org

Or Brooke Kibrick at 716-888-4564 or bkibrick@olmstedcenter.org

If you would like to purchase an Ad in our Event Program see below:

Program Ad Costs

Full Page Ad $1,000

Half Page Ad $500

Quarter Page Ad  $250

Ad Specifications

Full Page 5.125 Wide x 8″ Tall

Half Page 5.125″ Wide x 3.875″ Tall

Quarter Page 2.5″ Wide x 3.875″ Tall


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Purchase Program Ads Here: 

Who's Attending

6 people are attending Dining in the Dark Gala – September 19th 2017

  • Kathleen Christy
  • Christopher Dickens
  • Katie Neff
  • John Eberl
  • Sarah Kostrzewa
  • Jeffrey Richardson


498 available
Quarter Page Ad$250.00Quarter Page Ad Size: 2.5" Wide x 3.975" Tall Submit Ad to Brooke Kibrick bkibrick@olmstedcenter.org
499 available
Half Page Ad$500.00Half Page Ad Size 5.125" Wide x 3.875" Tall Submit Ad to Brooke Kibrick bkibrick@olmstedcenter.org
500 available
Full Page Program Ad$1,000.00Full Page Ad Size 5.125" Wide x 8" Tall Submit Ad to Brooke Kibrick bkibrick@olmstedcenter.org