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2017 Dining In The Dark Gala

September 19 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

$112.50 - $20000.00

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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

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

Emcee Maryalice Demler from WGRZ Channel 2 

Dining in the Dark is Olmsted Center for Sight’s annual fundraiser

wherein guests have the unique opportunity to dine blindfolded! 

5:30-7:00 PM

Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres

Silent Auction

Basket Raffle

Bike Raffle

Art in the Dark Auction

7:00 PM DINNER

Herb Siegel Visionary Award

Keynote Speaker

Live Auction

Menu

Dinner 
Mix green salad with orange segment, shaved fennel, goat cheese, almond & honey lemon vinaigrette
Bread Presentation

Entree
Chili dusted Chicken with Poblano cream sauce
accompanied by Cilantro rice and Baby Vegetables

Dessert
Chocolate temptation
Hyatt Signature Coffee Service

Individual Tickets

Single Ticket $125

Two or more tickets $112.50 each

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

Scroll to bottom of page to Purchase Tickets

Sponsorship Levels 

Radiance- $1,500

Brilliance- $3,000

Visionary- $5,000

Illumination- $10,000

Luminescence- $15,000

Magnificence- $20,000

Scroll to bottom of page to Purchase Table Sponsorship

Program Ad’s 

Full Page $1,000

Half Page $500 

Quarter Page $250

Click Here to Purchase an Ad

Radiance – $1,500

Brilliance – $3,000

Visionary- $5,000

Donor will receive:

  • 10 invitations (1 table)
  • Sponsor recognition
    • Printed in event program
    • Printed in welcoming display
    • Posted on social media
    • Announced at event
    • Company-provided logo prominently displayed at event

Donor will receive:

  • Organization will be honored with a Beacon of Light Award
  • 10 invitations (1 table)
  • Sponsor recognition
    • Printed in event program
    • Printed in welcoming display
    • Posted on social media
    • Announced at event
    • Company-provided logo prominently displayed at event

Donor will receive:

  • Organization will be honored with a Beacon of Light Award
  • 10 invitations (1 table)
  • Sponsor recognition
    • Printed in event program
    • Printed in welcoming display
    • Posted on social media
    • Announced at event
    • Company-provided logo prominently displayed at event
  • Acknowledgment in annual OCS newsletter

Illumination- $10,000

Luminescence- $15,000

Magnificence- $20,000

Donor will receive:

  • A permanent Honorary Tile on our “Wall of Reflection” in the Olmsted Center for Sight Lobby
  • 10 invitations (1 table)
  • Sponsor recognition
    • Printed in event program
    • Printed in welcoming display
    • Posted on social media
    • Announced at event
    • Company-provided logo prominently displayed at event
  • Acknowledgment in annual OCS newsletter
  • Half page acknowledgment in event program

Donor will receive:

  • A permanent Honorary Tile on our “Wall of Reflection” it the Olmsted Center for Sight Lobby
  • 20 invitations (2 tables)
  • Sponsor recognition
    • Printed in event program
    • Printed in welcoming display
    • Posted on social media
    • Announced at event
    • Company-provided logo prominently displayed at event
  • Acknowledgment in annual OCS newsletter
  • Full back cover acknowledgment in event program
  • Remarks at the podium

Donor will receive:

  • A permanent Honorary Tile on our “Wall of Reflection” at the Olmsted Center
  • 30 invitations (3 tables)
  • Sponsor recognition
    • Printed in event program
    • Printed in welcoming display
    • Posted on social media
    • Announced at event
  • Company-provided logo prominently displayed at event
  • Acknowledgment in annual OCS newsletter
  • Full back cover acknowledgment in event program
  • Remarks at the podium
  • Mention and Logo in Event Invitation

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

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Details

Date:
September 19
Time:
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$112.50 - $20000.00
Website:
http://olmstedcenter.org/

Venue

Hyatt Regency
2 Fountain Plaza
Buffalo, NY 14202 United States
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Phone:
716-856-1234

Who's Attending

192 people are attending 2017 Dining In The Dark Gala

  • Renee DiFlavio
  • Katie Neff
  • Zach Schinder
  • STEVEN SOMMERS
  • Faruk Koreishi
  • Tamara Owen
  • Kelly Gleber
  • Todd Thomson
  • Nita Divan
  • Amy Lipsitz
  • Carol Nowak
  • Arnold Kahn
  • Lorene Mariano
  • Maria Galla
  • Barbara Losi
  • Gerry Murak
  • Stephen Kishel
  • thomas vacanti
  • Christopher Tirabassi
  • Philip Niswander
  • Robert Kaufmann
  • Kim Bennett
  • Michael Hereth
  • Shawn Glogowski
  • Robert Crabtree
  • Tara Welkley
  • Patrick Engasser
  • Patricia Dibble
  • Sean Doyle
  • Errol Sull
  • Kristy Neeson
  • Mai Nguyen
  • melisa plinke
  • Howard Grynspan
  • Barbara Douglas
  • kathleen hartmans hartmans
  • Corey Hogan
  • Maureen Millane
  • Linda Bayliss
  • Kristen Amigone
  • Dawn Vanderkooi
  • Theodore Pyrak
  • Thomas Reinagel
  • Julie DiFlavio
  • Benjamin Pearce
  • Athalie Joy
  • John Eberl
  • Maria Pendolino
  • Vince Graber
  • Lamont Williams
  • Nancy Smith
  • Joel Gough
  • Barbara Losi
  • Kellie Nickerson
  • Patrick Engasser
  • Christina Pearl
  • Kevin Lester
  • James Coder
  • Alison Smith
  • Kathleen Ford
  • Katie Koch
  • Jodi Witherell
  • Kyle Scritchfield
  • Dominic Secchiaroli
  • Phyllis Gentner
  • Xiaohong Sheng
  • Daniel Verrico
  • Deanna Shafer
  • Kathleen Messer
  • Janet Hagerman
  • Tori Schmitz
  • Graeme Clark
  • Michael Secchiaroli
  • Shannon Spencer
  • Suzanne Furlani
  • Stacey Siegel
  • michael casacci
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Tickets

500 available
Illumination Sponsorship$10,000.00Donor will receive: 10 invitations (1 table) Please fill in your guests names if possible. If you do not know who will be at your table please put “TBD”. Once you have finalized your guest list- please email it to Renee at rdiflavio@olmstedcenter.org A permanent Honorary Tile on our “Wall of Reflection” at the Olmsted Center Sponsor recognition -Printed in event program -Printed in welcoming display -Posted on social media -Announced at event Company-provided marketing collateral piece prominently displayed at event -Acknowledgment in annual OCS newsletter -Half page acknowledgment in event program

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500 available
Luminescence Sponsorship$15,000.00Donor will receive: 20 invitations (2 tables) Please fill in your guests names if possible. If you do not know who will be at your table please put “TBD”. Once you have finalized your guest list- please email it to Renee at rdiflavio@olmstedcenter.org A permanent Honorary Tile on our “Wall of Reflection” at the Olmsted Center Sponsor recognition -Printed in event program -Printed in welcoming display -Posted on social media -Announced at event Company-provided marketing collateral piece prominently displayed at event -Acknowledgment in annual OCS newsletter -Full back cover acknowledgment in event program -Remarks at the podium

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500 available
Visionary Sponsorship$5,000.00Donor will receive: 10 invitations (1 table) Please fill in your guests names if possible. If you do not know who will be at your table please put “TBD”. Once you have finalized your guest list- please email it to Renee at rdiflavio@olmstedcenter.org Organization will be honored with a Beacon of Light Award Sponsor recognition -Printed in event program -Printed in welcoming display -Posted on social media -Announced at event Company-provided marketing collateral piece prominently displayed at event -Acknowledgment in annual OCS newsletter

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500 available
Brilliance Sponsorship$3,000.00Donor will receive: 10 invitations (1 table) Please fill in your guests names if possible. If you do not know who will be at your table please put “TBD”. Once you have finalized your guest list- please email it to Renee at rdiflavio@olmstedcenter.org Organization will be honored with a Beacon of Light Award Sponsor recognition -Printed in event program -Printed in welcoming display -Posted on social media -Announced at event Company-provided marketing collateral piece prominently displayed at event

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426 available
Two Or More Tickets$112.50If you are purchasing more than one ticket. Please fill in your guests names if possible. If you do not know who will be at your table please put “TBD”. Once you have finalized your guest list- please email it to Renee at rdiflavio@olmstedcenter.org

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494 available
Radiance Sponsorship$1,500.00Donor will receive: 10 invitations (1 table) Please fill in your guests names if possible. If you do not know who will be at your table please put “TBD”. Once you have finalized your guest list- please email it to Renee at rdiflavio@olmstedcenter.org Sponsor recognition -Printed in event program -Printed in welcoming display -Posted on social media -Announced at event Company-provided marketing collateral piece prominently displayed at event

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483 available
Single Ticket$125.00If only purchasing one ticket to the event.

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