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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

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

Silent Auction

Basket Raffles

Art in the Dark Auction

7:00 PM DINNER

Keynote Speaker

Live Auction

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. 

TICKET AND SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION BELOW: 

 

Individual Tickets

Single Ticket $125

Two or more tickets $112.50 each

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

See Below to Purchase Tickets

Sponsorship Levels 

Radiance- $1,500

Brilliance- $3,000

Visionary- $5,000

Illumination- $10,000

Luminescence- $15,000

Magnificence- $20,000

See Below to Become a Sponsor

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/

Organizer

Brooke Kibrick
Phone:
716-888-4564
Website:
www.olmstedcenter.org

Venue

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

Who's Attending

82 people are attending 2017 Dining In The Dark Gala

  • kathleen hartmans hartmans
  • Barbara Douglas
  • Howard Grynspan
  • melisa plinke
  • Mai Nguyen
  • Kristy Neeson
  • Errol Sull
  • Sean Doyle
  • Patricia Dibble
  • Patrick Engasser
  • Tara Welkley
  • Robert Crabtree
  • Shawn Glogowski
  • Michael Hereth
  • Kim Bennett
  • Robert Kaufmann
  • Philip Niswander
  • Christopher Tirabassi
  • thomas vacanti
  • Stephen Kishel
  • Gerry Murak
  • Barbara Losi
  • Maria Galla
  • Lorene Mariano
  • Arnold Kahn
  • Carol Nowak
  • Amy Lipsitz
  • Louis DeLuca
  • Nita Divan
  • Todd Thomson
  • Kelly Gleber
  • Tamara Owen
  • Faruk Koreishi
  • STEVEN SOMMERS
  • Zach Schinder
  • Katie Neff
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Tickets

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

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