2015 Help is on the Way Gala – Raising Funds for and Awareness About Bay Area HIV and Hunger Programs
Help is on the Way is Northern California's largest annual benefit concert & gala supporting HIV and hunger programs and features stars from Broadway, film, television, and the recording industry in a Broadway style variety show. It is our flagship event and features and extensive silent auction and a gala pre-performance reception featuring hosted wine and cocktails, hors d'oeuvre tastings from top Bay Area restaurants and caterers, and additional special entertainment. An after party with the cast for sponsors and "Underwriter" level ticket buyers follows the performance. 2015 beneficiaries include Meals On Wheels of San Francisco and the San Francisco AIDS Foundation.
Sophie Azouaou, Dr. Lisa Kang, Ashley McCumber, Eric Rozendahl
Senator Diane Feinstein & Mr. Richard Blum, Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom, Senator Mark Leno,
William Lee, Supervisor London Breed, Supervisor Scott Weiner
Eileen Blum Bourgade, Aubrey Brewster, Joel Goodrich, Par Hanji, Dan Joraanstad & Bob Herman,
Matthew Kimball, Morgan Le, Scott McMahon, Ladan Mozafar, Jerold Osato, Esfir F. Shrayber, Allison Smith,
Angella Sprauve, Elisabeth Thierot, Doug Waggoner, Antonio White, Dianne Pettigrew-Yancey
FEEDING THE NEEDY
Providing aid for HIV services, hunger programs and support for homeless and disenfranchised youth
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BROADWAY, TV (BAYWATCH) STAR
BREAKOUT STAR FROM BRAVO'S
HIT SHOW THE PEOPLE'S COUCH
CABARET / JAZZ STAR
CABARET / JAZZ STAR
AWARD WINNING CONCERT VIOLINIST
WHITE TREE FINE ART, NIKKI & ETHAN WHITE
FINALIST, PAULA ABDUL'S "LIVE TO DANCE"
WORLD CHAMPION SALSA DANCE TROUPE
SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER
DAVID GALLIGAN, DIRECTOR
MICHAEL ORLAND, MUSICAL DIRECTOR
SPECIAL CELEBRITY GUESTS COURTESY OF
Gala Reception Sponsors provide fabulous hors d'oeuvres, premium wine tastings, delectable desserts and special martini and margarita bars for our patrons to enjoy while mingling during the pre and post-performance receptions.
Media Sponsors help get the word out about our events, saving advertising dollars
and ensuring more money goes directly to the beneficiaries.
Corporate Sponsors help underwrite the cost of our events to ensure that
100% of your ticket price goes directly to the beneficiaries of the gala.
To download a corporate sponsor proposal with levels and benefits, click here.
AMERICAN IDOL/BROADWAY (ROCK OF AGES) STAR
JOHN LLOYD YOUNG
TONY AWARD WINNER (JERSEY BOYS) /
FILM STAR (JERSEY BOYS)
BROADWAY (DREAMGIRLS), TV / FILM STAR
AMERICAN IDOL / RECORDING STAR
COMEDIENNE / BROADWAY STAR
TELEVISION / BROADWAY STAR
STAR SEARCH GRAND CHAMPION
BUSTY, OUTRAGEOUS, OVER-THE-TOP
HOLLYWOOD FASHION SHOW
Featuring Greg Schreiner’s "Hollywood Revisited"
Original film costumes worn by Betty Davis, Mae West, Liberace and many more