Gala in the Park
SATURDAY, MAY 17, 2014
6:00PM TO MIDNIGHT
GLEN ECHO PARK SPANISH BALLROOM & BUMPER CAR PAVILION
JACK RASMUSSEN, American University Museum
ANDY HEDBERG AND JASON MALONI
MAYA LODISH AND JONATHAN ZIMMERMAN
SAM ABELL, National Geographic Photographer
ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE GLEN ECHO PARK PARTNERSHIP FOR ARTS AND CULTURE.
Thanks to everyone who made the CAPTURE THE MOMENT Gala in the Park
a great success!
The Gala honored Catherine Leggett and Photoworks/Karen Keating. Jack Rasmussen, Honorary Gala Chair and Director and Curator of the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, gave a wonderful welcome toast and Holly Morris from Fox5 Morning News conducted the awards presentation. Dignitaries and special guests in attendance included National Geographic photographer Sam Abell; Ambassador Constance Morella; Maryland State Delegate Susan Lee; Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett; the Honorable Doug Duncan; Montgomery County Councilmembers Roger Berliner, Cherri Branson, Marc Elrich, and George Leventhal; and philanthropist Carol Trawick.
THANK YOU TO OUR GALA SPONSORS
*in kind donation
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Many thanks to our generous Gala in the Park sponsors! All proceeds from the Gala in the Park help build a strong future for the arts and educational programs at the Park while also supporting the care and maintenance of the Park’s historic structures, including the Spanish Ballroom and the Dentzel carousel.