Registration is closed for this event
ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED BUT YOU CAN STILL PURCHASE TICKETS AT THE DOOR. Family & Youth Initiative's annual fundraiser. Please join us for a fun evening in support of teens in foster care. Your support means teens can create lasting relationships with mentors and host and adoptive families.

 

Want a sneak peak of the silent auction items? Look here!

If you can't attend but would like to support Establishing Roots, you can donate here.

Sponsorship information here.

Thank you.

Thank you to the generous 2018 Establishing Roots sponsors!

Towering Tree ($5,000-$9,999)

       

Sustaining Stream ($2,500-$4,999)

    

Supportive Branch ($1,000-$2,499)

 

Sapling ($500-$999)

 

Seed ($250-$499)

                             

Individual Sponsors

  • Towering Tree
  • Steve & Vicki Hart
  • Sustaining Stream
  • Sarah Buckbee & Manoj Sathyaraj
  • Sam Maruca & Linda McKoy
  • Supportive Branch
  • Gail Amidzich & Louis Barbash
  • Jeff & Deanna Burns
  • Marda Robillard
  • Kristi Walseth
  • Sapling
  • Brooks Brunson-Pitt
  • Rhonda Fields
  • Erich Hintz & Kristina McNeff
  • Keith & Jane Mezera
  • Michele Reed
  • Seed
  • Michele & Mark Adelson
  • Ted Bornstein & Lesley Weiss
  • Martin Frost
  • Julie & Manuel Galdo
  • Jackie Gillan & Ernie Beyard
  • Lou Ivey
  • In memory of Louis Ridley, Jr.
  • Judith Scarl & David Williams
  • Sheryl Segal
  • Michelle Simms
  • Judie Stone
  • Dan & Martha Weinfurter

2018 Establishing Roots Honorary Co-Chairs

  • Councilmember Charles Allen
  • Councilmember Mary Cheh
  • Councilmember Vincent Gray 
  • Councilmember Brianne Nadeau
  • Councilmember Elissa Silverman
  • Councilmember Brandon Todd
  • Senator Tammy Baldwin (WI)
  • Senator Roy Blunt (MO)
  • Senator Ben Cardin (MD)
  • Senator Chuck Grassley (IA)
  • Senator Tim Kaine (VA)
  • Senator Angus King (ME)
  • Senator Roger Wicker (MS)
  • Representative Don Bacon (NE)
  • Representative Diane Black (TN)
  • Representative Ron Kind (WI)
  • Represenative Brenda Lawrence (MI)
  • Representative Jim McGovern (MA)
  • Representative Gwen Moore (WI)
  • Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC)
  • Representative John Shimkus (IL)
  • Representative Fred Upton (MI)
  • Representative Marc Veasey (TX)
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    Establishing Roots Committee

     

    Michele Adelson
    Gail Amidzich
    Adrienne Belken
    Amanda Catanoso
    Diana Cirone
    Jacqueline Gillan
    Jessica Pierce

    Susan Punnett
    Kathleen Soloway
    Latasha Stiger
    Abigail Terrones
    Kristi Walseth
    John Weinfurter

     

    When
    October 10th, 2018 6:30 PM   through   9:00 PM
    Location
    North Hall, Eastern Market
    225 7th Street, SE
    North Hall, Eastern Market
    Washington, DC 20003
    Event Fee(s)
    Ticket $ 50.00
    Student/Non-Profit/Young Professional $ 35.00
    Well-Wisher $ 100.00
    Seed $ 250.00
    Sapling $ 500.00
    Supportive Branch $ 1,000.00
    Sustaining Stream $ 2,500.00
    Towering Tree $ 5,000.00
    Sheltering Forest $ 10,000.00
    Optional Added Donation
    Additional Donation $ 25.00
    Additional Donation $ 50.00
    Additional Donation $ 100.00
    Additional Donation $ 250.00
    Additional Donation $ 500.00

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