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.

 

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

Learn all about sponsorship!

Thank you.

 

Thank you to the generous 2019 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
  • Elizabeth & Kevin Wrege
  • Sustaining Stream
  • Sarah Buckbee & Manoj Sathyaraj
  • David & LInda Keely
  • Sam Maruca & Linda McKoy
  • Supportive Branch
  • Gail Amidzich & Louis Barbash
  • Bill & Susan Collet
  • Erich Hintze & Kristina McNeff
  • Marda Robillard
  • Kristi Walseth
  • Sapling
  • Jeff & Deanna Burns
  • Rhonda Fields
  • Dr. David Fissel
  • Ilana & Michael Heintz
  • In memory of Kevin Jones
  • Derek & Sara Lemke-von Ammon
  • Keith & Jane Mezera
  • Michele Reed
  • Sheryl Segal
  • Dawn Thomas & Dr. Kenneth Smith
  • Heather Smith
  • Seed
  • Michele & Mark Adelson
  • Ted Bornstein & Lesley Weiss
  • Martin Frost
  • Julie & Manuel Galdo
  • Jackie Gillan & Ernie Beyard
  • Lou Ivey
  • Henry Kilgore
  • In memory of Louis Ridley, Jr.
  • Michelle Simms
  • Judie Stone
  • Kara Van Stralen & Chris Simeone
  • Dan & Martha Weinfurter

2019 Establishing Roots Honorary Co-Chairs

  • Councilmember Charles Allen
  • Councilmember Mary Cheh
  • Councilmember Vincent Gray 
  • Councilmember David Grosso
  • 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) & Mary J. Herman, Esq.
  • Senator Roger Wicker (MS)
  • Representative Don Bacon (NE)
  • Representative Ron Kind (WI)
  • Representative 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)
  •  

     

     

    Establishing Roots Committee

     

    Michele Adelson
    Gail Amidzich
    Adrienne Belken
    Jacqueline Gillan
    Carla Humphrey
    Shentil Martin

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

    When
    October 2nd, 2019 6:30 PM   through   9:00 PM
    Location
    North Hall, Eastern Market
    225 7th Street, SE
    North Hall, Eastern Market
    Washington, DC 20003

    Show large map
    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

    Help spread the word

    Please help us and let your friends, colleagues and followers know about our page: Establishing Roots: A Fundraising Reception


    You can also share the below link in an email or on your website.
    https://www.dcfyi.org/civicrm/event/info?id=336&reset=1