Dinner Gala
Dinner Gala
E ach year SOME holds a Dinner Gala to celebrate our work, to present the SOME McKenna Humanitarian award and to support our programs. Proceeds from the Dinner Gala will benefit SOME’s programs, including SOME’s Capital Campaign to develop a site on Benning Road in DC that will include housing, job training, offices, retail and a medical clinic.


When: November 19, 2016
Cocktails: 6:00pm ● Dinner: 7:00pm


Where: The National Building Museum
440 G St, NW ● Washington DC


Gala Chair: Matthew and Allison Shay
National Retail Federation

Hosted by SOME's Corporate Advisory Board

Silent Auction Information

Silent Auction Chair: Suzanne Clark

Silent Auction

We have begun to collect items for our 2016 Silent Auction. Listed below are some ideas of items we would like to include.

Can you help by donating any of the following?

Special Thanks to Our 2015 Sponsors
General Dynamics
Lea and Wayne Berman
Bill and Joanne Conway
Karin and Dan Akerson
Bozzuto Construction Company
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Anita Dunn and Robert Bauer
K&L Gates
The Boeing Company
Booz Allen Hamilton
Chabraja, Nicholas and Eleanor
Clark Construction Group
The Donohue Family Foundation
Edison Electric Institute
The Gasner Family
Geico Philanthropic Foundation
The Greysteel Company
Grocery Manufacturers Association
International Franchise Association
Anthony Kavanagh
Klaassen Family Foundation
Laborers' International Union of N.A.
Leading Authorities
Eli Lilly
National Restaurant Association
National Retail Federation
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
Liz and Mark Ordan
Perkins Coie LLP
TW Perry
J. Willard and Alice S. Marriot Foundation
Rance C. Miles
National Capital Bank
Distilled Spirits Council
21st Century Fox
American Beverage Association
American Frozen Food Institute
American Land Title Association
American Society of Association Executives
Aon Risk Solutions
Archdioecese of Washington
Association of American Railroads
Bain and Company
Bank of New York Mellon
Blackstone Group
David Buente and Fran Dubrowski
Business Roundtable
Patrick Butler Family
C.C. Pace Systems

Jane and Steve Caldeira
Capitol Office Solutions
Red and Sheri Cavaney
Choice Hotels
Kelley Drye
Johnson and Wales
Red and Sheri Cavaney
Dr. Moira Dougherty and Richard Norman
John Engler
Food Marketing Institute
Patrick Ford
Goldman Sachs
Hogan Lovells
Insured Retirement Institute
International Dairy Foods Association
Patricia Jordan and Patrick Ford
Pam and Dennis Lucey
Gerard and Mary Lamb
Colleen and Larry McCarthy
Mary McGann and Larry Lamb
National Stone, Sand, and Gravel Association
Jay Perron
Alfred and Kathy Rotondaro
Leslie and Ron Sarasin
Alyssa and Dan Schwartz
Barbara and Shaun Sheehan
Polly and John Sturm
Anne and Mark Shields
Plastics Society
Spencer Stuart
Synergy Enterprises
Lizzie and Jonathan Tisch
Thomas Wilbur
Wolfgang Puck
National Beer Wholesalers Association
Wine & Spirits Wholesalesr of America

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