May 2, 2019
Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
6:00—7:15 Cocktails and Silent Auction
7:15—9:30 p.m. Dinner and Program


Join 450+ elected officials, business and community leaders at our annual gala to support our vision for a community where everyone has a safe, stable and affordable place to call home.

Learn more about sponsorship opportunities here. Learn more about buying a program book ad here.

2019 Distinguished Service Award Honorees

In recognition of their extraordinary commitment to serving vulnerable populations, including people experiencing homelessness, by recognizing that housing is a social determinant of health.

Thanks to Our Gala Sponsors! 

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

2019 Gala Chairs
Tap Taplin and Mary Irene McMahon

2019 Gala Committee Members

Jen Ashby
Stacy Benjamin
Judy Black
Jean Brady
Jennifer Caceres
Nicole Cerquitella
Ellen Coppley
Dona Deutsch
Todd Heavner
David LaRoche
Linda Budney LaRoche
Dick Pettit
Jim Rogers
JD Teitelman

Lori Ulanow