JDRF Hosts 2009 Hope Gala at World Market Center Las Vegas

JDRF hosts the 2009 Hope Gala… Destination on Saturday, May 9, 2009 at the World Market Center Las Vegas – Pavilion 2. The Gala, which begins at 6 p.m., will feature a cocktail reception, dinner by famed chef and restaurateur Gustav Mauler, exceptional silent and live auctions and live entertainment featuring Gala Master of Ceremonies, Clint Holmes. The auction includes luxury travel packages, unique sports and entertainment opportunities, jewelry, and much more.

The evening will honor Jelindo and Sandee M. Tiberti with Chris Haase and Ken Henderson serving as and co-chairs. Table Sponsorships range from $3,500 to $25,000. Individual tickets are $350 per-person.

This event attracts more than 750 guests each year. Guests invited are concerned relatives and friends of those with diabetes along with corporate, community, retail and individual supporters of JDRF’s success. For more information, or to RSVP, please call (702) 732-4795.

About JDRF
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) was founded in 1970 by the parents of children with type 1 diabetes – a disease that strikes children, adolescents and adults suddenly, makes them insulin dependent for life, and carries the constant threat of devastating complications. Since inception, JDRF has provided more than $1.3 billion to diabetes research worldwide. More than 85 percent of JDRF’s expenditures directly support research and research-related education. JDRF’s mission is constant: to find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research. For more information, please visit www.jdrflv.org or call 702-732-4795.