DYF is proud to announce that this year’s Annual Gala will be held on Saturday evening, November 2, 2013 at the beautiful Julia Morgan Ballroom in San Francisco. Host to some of San Francisco’s most elegant affairs, DYF is delighted to be added to the list.
The theme for this year’s event is “Creating Magical Memories” and will celebrate health professionals who have devoted their lives to caring for the T1D community. DYF healthcare volunteers from UCSF, Kaiser, Children’s Hospital Oakland and Stanford Medical Center will be recognized for their work.
We hope you can join us for this very special night. Tickets are $250 each and tables are $2,500 and can be purchased on the Creating Magical Memories Event Website. To purchase tickets or tables please click here.
In addition to musical entertainment, roving magicians and a gorgeous venue, a fabulous silent and live auction will be featured for guests to enjoy. If you’d like to donate an item to this year’s silent or live auction, please click here and complete the auction donation form. Instructions for how to send in your donation are located at the bottom of the form.
DYF is excited to announce a partial list of sponsors for this year’s event:
The Engineering Enterprise
Mr. and Mrs. Jim and Mary Claire Simpson
UCSF Diabetes Center
Mr. and Mrs. George and Elyse Pasha
Gallo Family Vineyards
Additional sponsorships are available! Please click here for information on gala sponsorship opportunities.
And finally, if you plan on attending the gala and are looking for a place to stay, San Francisco’s Omni Hotel is offering special rates to Gala attendees. Please click here for more information or to book your room today.
For more information about this year’s gala please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the DYF office at (925) 680-4994 ext. 104. We hope to see you there!
What is DYF DAY?
DYF DAY is a year long campaign to empower people affected by type 1 diabetes to show their support for the educational and supportive programs they love by creating their own fundraising efforts. Each year DYF celebrates our community’s success with a day of fun complete with a community walk on our “path of empowered people.”
Some of our most dedicated DYF DAY Fans!
On Sunday, April 28th at Heather Farm Park we united hundreds of people affected by diabetes for a day of fun, joy and a little “diabetes magic.” Thank you for those who joined our celebration!
Here’s how you can stay involved and continue FUNraising:
- Create your own event and email Krystle to share what you’re planning
- Check out our Calendar to see what others have planned! Note: Under Categories choose “DYF DAY Events”
- DYF DAY 2013 FAQs
DYF DAY Video
Have you fundraised for DYF? We would love to hear about why you chose to support DYF. Please help us showcase your efforts and inspire others! Send us your best videos for a chance to see your smiles on the DYF Facebook page, website and upcoming blog. We cannot wait to see what you’re up to!
- Record a 30-60 second video
- Send your submissions to Krystle at email@example.com
All monies raised from DYF DAY will directly benefit our summer camps
programs devoted to helping families, teens and children affected by diabetes. Email Krystle Samai, Development Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org