40th Anniversary Gala

Honoring Ellyn C. Phillips

November 9, 2017


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 The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter is honored to commemorate 40 years of its commitment to promote resources, research, and improved quality of life for ALS patients and their caregivers.

Join us to celebrate this momentous milestone!

Thursday, November 9, 2017
600 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19130

                                                         5:30 pm...VIP Reception
   6:00 pm...Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres
   7:00 pm...Dinner & program emceed by award winning sportscaster Michael Barkann
   9:00 pm...After-party in the tent with dancing

 Complimentary valet parking. Business attire. Black tie optional.

      Special Honoree - Chapter President, Ellyn C. Phillips
For more than three decades, Ellyn's sage vision, dedicated advocacy, and generous spirit have helped to shape the scope and fortitude of The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter. We are especially grateful to honor this extraordinary woman who remains firmly committed to the vitality of our Chapter and its crucial mission.
      Special Guest SpeakerMitch Albom is a bestselling novelist, screenwriter, playwright, and award-winning journalist. His acclaimed memoir, tuesdays with Morrie, spent four years on The New York Times best seller list. 
    Entertainment – The Hooters will treat guests to a rare acoustic performance by the band's founding members.

Master of Ceremonies - Michael Barkann, award-winning sports host, anchor, and reporter for NBC Sports Philadelphia.

Exciting Live and Silent Auction!
Auction! Auctioneer Steve Katz will present an incomparable array of items including an African safari, vacation in an Italian villa, tickets to the Broadway hit Hamilton, fine jewelery, a home interior design package, and much more!



Click here to view a complete list of all our generous sponsors.

Special thanks to Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP, Signature Sponsor of the Chapter’s 40th year.

The Chapter is proud to be the Phillies’ principal charity since 1984.

           The Ron and Anne Krancer Family    
                             Larry and Kim Ann Mink




The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter
321 Norristown Road - Suite 260, Ambler, PA 19002

The ALS Association is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.