Join us for The Emily Program Foundation’s third annual unmasked Gala!
The evening is dedicated to “unmasking” the secrecy, stigma, and shame associated with eating disorders (ED).
This event features live and silent auctions, dinner from D’Amico Catering, and entertainment!
When: Saturday, March 5, 2016, 6:00 pm
Where: The Metropolitan Ballroom, 5418 Wayzata Blvd, Golden Valley, MN 55416
Tickets: $135 per person. Tickets are on sale now.
Gala Emcee Ken Barlow
Ken Barlow is an Emmy Award winning meteorologist in the Twin Cities. Ken has served as an adjunct professor of broadcast meteorology at St. Cloud State University. He is a past member of the Boards of Directors and Trustees of the Boys and Girls Club of the Twin Cities.
Ken also works with the University of Minnesota Medical School as an invited lecturer, Life Source MN, Allina Health, Park Nicollet Foundation, BringChange2Mind, Team Ortho, Shriners Hospitals for Children, and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention among others.
Ken has been awarded the Paul Wellstone Advocacy Award from the MN Psychiatric Society and he serves on the International Bipolar Foundation’s Advisory Board. Ken is currently serving on the Board of Directors of NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness). He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Minnesota Mental Health Community Foundation and is on the Steering Committee for Children’s Mental Health with the Park Nicollet Foundation.
Working with Mayo Clinic, Ken and his wife Theresa have helped create a new brochure and video for newly diagnosed bipolar patients and their families.
- Grilled Chicken with Champagne Sauce, Potato Galette, Dried Fruit Chutney, Pine Nuts and Haricot Vert (gluten-free)
- Short Rib of Beef with Sweet Balsamic Glaze, Parmesan Risotto and Brussel Sprouts (gluten-free)
- Vegetarian Risotto Cake with Mushroom Ragout (also available as gluten-free; please specify gluten-free if desired)
Sponsor the Gala and bring your business and brand to a great audience! Great sponsorship benefits are available at all levels. Contact Darcy Berus at 651-379-6123 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The event benefits The Emily Program Foundation on our mission to save lives, change minds, and work to eliminate eating disorders. For more information about The Emily Program Foundation's work, visit emilyprogramfoundation.org.
The Emily Program Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit on a mission to
save lives, change minds, and work to eliminate eating disorders. The
Foundation seeks to change the conversation about eating disorders and
body image issues by increasing understanding through our community education programs, advocating for access to care, providing resources and support for friends and families who are personally impacted by eating disorders, and awarding financial assistance to those seeking intensive treatment for an eating disorder. For more information, visit emilyprogramfoundation.org.
Together we can make a difference.
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