Jubilee Association of Maryland
40th Anniversary Gala
Jubilee's Ruby Gala is a fundraiser celebrating the 40 years of empowering adults and other developmental disabilities in Montgomery County, Maryland. The Gala will include a one hour open bar and reception, dinner, live auction and entertainment. John Darvish, President and CEO of DARCARS Automotive Group will receive Jubilee's first-ever Caring Heart Award.
Master of Ceremonies:
Former Redskins Quarterback Joe Theismann
Honorary Committee: The Honorable Jeffrey Slavin is Chair of our Honorary Committee which includes Jubilee's past "Roastees" - Kathleen Matthews, David Falk, Chris Van Hollen, Joe Theismann, Mark Shriver, Valerie Ervin, Steve Silverman, Sid Kramer, Kumar Barve, Bill Robertson, Esther Newman, P.J. Hogan, and Sheila Hixson
Fortieth Anniversary Planning Committee: We are pleased to have Neil Ellis and Melissa Siegel serve as Co-Chairs for the 40th Anniversary Planning Committee. Neil Ellis is a parent of an individual served by Jubilee and is the Vice President of Jubilee Foundation Board of Directors. Melissa Siegel also serves on Jubilee Foundation Board of Directors and has been a Jubilee advocate for six years. Joining Neil and Melissa on the Planning Committee are Maite Ballestero, Eivind Bjerke, Margie Billian, Julee Brand, John Darvish, Angie Dixon, Susan Hoffmann, Terry Gyi, Angel Livas, Vicki Malone, Samantha Morash, Deepika Prasad, Graciela Sanz, Paul Sexton, Kathy Ulman, Detta Voesar, and Marcia Wilson.
Proceeds: Your generosity will support services such as transportation and dental care to individuals served by Jubilee. Proceeds also will help with renovations at Jubilee's office building to strategically expand our capacity to continue serving individuals with developmental disabilities.