2010 Gala for Hope & Healing

3rd Annual Gala for Hope & Healing


Tickets are $75/person or $125/couple and include heavy hors d'oeuvres, beer/wine, live entertainment, and silent auction.


Judith Brauer 
Children's Center for Hope & Healing 
770 532 6530 


Saturday October 23, 2010 at 7:00 PM 
Saturday October 23, 2010 at 11:00 PM 

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Quinlan Visual Arts Center 
514 Green Street, N.E.
Gainesville, GA 30501

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Make plans now to attend the Gala for Hope & Healing on October 23rd (7-11 pm) at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center.

The event will feature savory hors d’oeuvres from Scott’s on the Square, wine, and the live, musical entertainment of jazz pianist Larry Barker and ensemble, including female vocalist, Lisa Balkwill whose vocals have been compared to Norah Jones.  Inspired by Nat King Cole, Ella Fitzgerald, and Clark Terry, Barker has played with the Drifters, the Glenn Miller Band, and the US Army Band—among others.

The gala will also feature a silent auction with offerings including:

  • 3 one-day passes for two people to Atlanta Motorsports Park in Dawsonville
  • One-week vacation on beautiful St. Simon’s Island
  • 2 night stay in a fabulous Las Vegas casino
  • 1 night stay at the luxurious Grove Park Inn Resort & Spa in Asheville, NC
  • Original artwork by Frank Norton, Bill Galardi, and other artists


Bronze Leaf Sponsors ($1,000)

 Gainesville Jaycees logo Scott

 Panera logo

Wilco Printing logo

Joan Alford & Diane Bryant

Davis Family

Jon Rubenow

Lyn & Wyc Orr


Patron Sponsors ($500)

Alexander, Almand & Associates, LLP

Bart Patterson & Associates, LLC

Bell & Washington, LLP

Cargill Cares

Economic Evaluations, LLC

Fox, Chandler, Homans, Hicks, & McKinnon, LLP

Andrew & Maribeth Joyner



James & Nicole McCoy

Rushton & Company


Andy & Ellen Stewart

United Community Bank

Michael & Mickie Westbrook

Jennifer & Justin Wilson 


For information on becoming a Sponsor, contact Judith Brauer at 770-532-6530 or jbrauer@hopeandhealingga.org