Pacific House Gala
Greenwich, CTOctober 6, 2017
Pacific House hosted its 16th Annual Pacific House Gala on Friday, October 6th. The spectacular event, was attended by over 475 of the community’s most philanthropic residents, business leaders and politicians. Greenwich resident Alice Melly was honored with the 2017 Foundation Award, and First Congregational Church of Darien was awarded the 2017 Community Award. Hosted by former Major League Baseball player and manager, Bobby Valentine, the event raised more than $675,000 to support the essential services provided by Pacific House, an emergency shelter for men and young adults, serving the communities of Greenwich, Stamford, Darien, New Canaan and beyond.
Pacific House would like to thank its dedicated gala committee led by Board Member Andrew M. Reid of Greenwich. Pacific House is grateful to its generous individual sponsors, and is indebted to our corporate sponsors: Titan Advisors, Harvey Dann/Wesfair, First County Bank, Rimrock Capital Management, Greenwich Hospital, Purdue Pharma L.P., Weeden & Co., Darien Rowayton Bank, Bankwell, Darien Rowayton Bank, Dooney & Bourke, Pitney Bowes, Thomson Reuters, and Webster Bank. Thanks are also offered to Foundation supporters: Orchard Farm Foundation, The Ruth & Hal Launders Charitable Trust and the Sandra Oster/Stephen Oster Foundation, and to media sponsors: Fairfield County Look and Stamford Magazine / Moffly Media.CLICK AN IMAGE TO ENLARGE