Give Kids The World Silver Anniversary Black & White Gala 2013

Black-tie fundraising gala will inspire hope for children with life-threatening illnesses

Give Kids The World’s Silver Anniversary Black & White Gala will be held on Saturday, June 1 at The Peabody Orlando. This year’s 25th anniversary gala will honor the heritage of Give Kids The World by peeking back in time and inviting guests to look at the world, “Through the eyes of a child,” celebrating the more than 120,000 children who have experienced a week of magical memories because of the generosity of countless individuals, community groups and corporations.

Celebrating 25 years of magical evenings that have helped make dreams come true for children with life-threatening illnesses, the Silver Anniversary Black & White Gala at The Peabody Orlando will honor the heritage of Give Kids The World by peeking back in time and inviting guests to look at the world, “Through the eyes of a child.”  Guests will explore their imagination to experience a world where monsters are slayed with laughter, rainbows paint the sky and children are free from worry.  Highlights of this year’s gala will include exquisite cuisine and open bar, dynamic multi-media videos, inspirational vocal performances, comedic connections, dancing and the best silent auction in the South Eastern United States.

All proceeds from the ticket sales and silent auction will help provide magical memories that inspire hope for the families visiting Give Kids The World.  Cocktails at 6:30 pm with Dinner & Dancing at 7:30 pm!   Support today! 

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.givekidstheworld.com/gala

About Give Kids The World: Give Kids The World Village (GKTW) is a 70-acre, non-profit resort in Central Florida that creates magical memories for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families. GKTW provides accommodations at its whimsical resort, donated attractions tickets, meals and more for a weeklong, cost-free fantasy vacation. With the help of many generous individuals, corporations and partnering wish-granting organizations, Give Kids The World has welcomed more than 120,000 families from all 50 states and over 70 countries. Visit www.gktw.org for more information on GKTW and its mission.