Thank you to our 400 guests who helped us raise over $200,000 to support our vision for a community where everyone has a safe, stable and affordable place to call home. Together we can achieve our community's goal to end homelessness for families and youth by 2020.


2017 Distinguished Service
Award Honoree
Dick Pettit


What would you say to a child
that didn't have a home?
Please watch this touching video featuring a few notes that
guests at our gala wrote to the children in our programs.

Thank you to our generous sponsors!

Gala Sponsors


For information, contact Director of Development and Communications Debbie Ezrin at or 301-917-6644.

2017 Gala Chairs
Todd Heavner, Enterprise Holdings
David LaRoche and Linda Budney LaRoche, Community Volunteers

2017 Gala Committee Members
Stacy Benjamin
Judy Black
Jean Brady
Laura Cecala
Nicole Cerquitella
Ellen Coppley
Dona Deutsch
Cyndy Esty
Cindy Feldman
Dick Pettit
Jim Rogers
Lexi Stock
Tap Taplin
Lori Ulanow
Jade Verity