Gala to Support Local NJ Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation
Posted on: 02/05/2009
“A Night of Hopes & Dreams”
Gala to Support Local Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation
Basking Ridge, NJ – February 5, 2009 - Bryans Dream Foundation will host its third annual gala event, “A Night of Hope & Dreams,” on Friday, March 6, 2009 at the Forest Lodge in Warren, New Jersey. Featuring silent and live auctions with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, the evening will begin at 7pm. Shannon Heffernan, LSW, Hematology & Oncology Social Worker at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital will be the guest speaker this year.
Join Bryan’s Dream board members, supporters, business professionals and community members as we recognize the significant contribution the foundation has made to support families of children with brain tumors. In addition to providing financial assistance to families affected by pediatric brain tumors in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, the foundation has provided services and support to benefit the children at 11 hospitals across the country including New York Presbyterian Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital, Bristol-Meyers Squibb Children’s Hospital, Children’s Memorial in Chicago, and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston.
Tickets cost $75 for this event. For more information, to register for the dinner or to receive information about Bryan’s Dream Foundation, please contact us at 908-693-0649 or visit our website at www.bryansdream.org.
About Bryans Dream Foundation: Bryan’s Dream Foundation is a 501(c) (3) charitable organization dedicated to the support of children diagnosed with brain tumors and their families. Bryan’s Dream Foundation is an all-volunteer organization. The charity was established by Nancy and Tim Opremcak of Basking Ridge, NJ in memory of their son, Bryan who lost his life to a brain tumor in January, 2006 at age 12.
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