PHILLIPS 20th Annual Gala: May 16, 2015

Save the date for PHILLIPS 20th Annual Gala -                       The Triple Crown: A Hats and Horses Affair!

Saturday, May 16, 2015 | 6:00pm - 11:00pm | Hilton McLean Tysons Corner



Save the date and plan to join us in your big hats, bow ties and seersuckers for a fun horse derby themed gala!  This year's gala theme is The Triple Crown: A Hats and Horses Affair.  It is a night not to be missed which includes live and silent auctions, raffles, dinner, dancing and a program to advocate on behalf of our youth.

The gala is PHILLIPS largest annual charity event that brings together individuals and community partners for an exciting evening to raise funds to enhance and expand programs at PHILLIPS to support the youth of our community.  Proceeds from PHILLIPS 20th Annual Gala event will specifically benefit technology enhancements within our two day schools and community programs.  We hope that you will join us in support of our youth.  There are a variety of ways to get involved:

  • Sponsor the Event:  Highlight your commitment to the community by becoming a sponsor.  There are a variety of sponsorship opportunities and benefits are available for this year's event.  Please review our sponsorship levels and form to learn more.
  • Enter to Win our Triple 25 Ultimate Wine Raffle: Don't miss your chance to win 25 bottles of wine, each valued at $25 or higher at this year's gala!  Tickets are $25 each and can be purchased online today.  The winning ticket will be drawn the night of the event.  Need not be present to win.
  • Get Involved: Help spread the word about PHILLIPS 20th annual gala by following us on Facebook and Twitter and sharing our posts!  Volunteer opportunities are also available including helping to secure in-kind items for our auctions.  If you know of a business who may be interested in donating a product or service, please use this form and visit our event website to learn more.

Questions or interest in getting involved?  Please contact the Development and Communications Office at 703.941.8810.





To view pictures from PHILLIPS 19th Annual Gala Swinging Fore Success, please visit us on Facebook.  Thank you to our 2014 sponsors listed below and community partners who generously contributed to our silent and live auctions!

Thank you to the sponsors of our 2015 Annual Gala

Crown Jewel Sponsor

Emanuel J. Friedman Philanthropies


Derby Crown Sponsor


Carl and Roberta Berquist


Preakness Crown Sponsor




Sally A. Sibley

Rob and Stephanie Arnall

Friedman Family

The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation

Venable Foundation, LLP


Belmont Crown Sponsor


Brenda Moore & Gary Simms

The Bartlett Family Empowerment Fund


Dwight and Linda Washington-Robinson

Patrick and Erin Graefe Dorton

Trudy and David Bell

Phil and Piper Phillips Caswell

Michael and Robin Barr

David and Pat Williams

Fred and Ann Lane

Doug and Tricia Primrose-Wallace

Partlow Insurance

David Perry

John and Martha Schwieters

MorganFranklin Consulting

Charles and Marni Kehler

Michael and Kathleen Dugan

Sharon K. Weiss

Price Waterhouse Coopers, LLP


Winner's Circle

The Brickman Group

Gallagher Benefit Services

BPE Marketing Services, LLC

David and Linea Toepel

Paramount Mechanical Corp.

Hunton & Williams


Competitor's Circle

Clean Tech Building Maintenance, Inc.

Sonny Merryman, Inc.


Printing Sponsor

L&E Meridian


Decor Sponsor

The Brickman Group

Flower Den