The Dravet Syndrome Foundation, a Connecticut-based nonprofit organization, will gather 300 friends, family and members of the medical community to raise money for research and awareness for Dravet syndrome and related epilepsies. Since its inception in October 2009, the DSF has awarded nearly $1 million in research grant awards.
The venue for the gala event will be the Hyatt Regency Greenwich in Greenwich. The celebration features silent auction and cocktails, followed by a live auction, dinner and dancing to the band Hot House. It will take place on Saturday, March 31, from 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. Tickets are $150 per person and can be purchased by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsors of the event include Madi's Friends, Lauren Winter Interiors, LLC, United Rentals, Montanari Financial Partners and Transgenomic Labs.