2017 CHRISTmas “Be a Blessing” Gala

10th Annual CHRISTmas “Be a Blessing” Gala

The 10th Annual CHRISTmas “Be a Blessing” Gala was simply beautiful…a night filled with awe and inspiration, but most of all love! As promised, we enjoyed high praise & worship, phenomenal dinner, waist destroying desserts, raffle prizes that really made people scream, heartwarming tributes that brought us to tears, recognition of our Light Award recipients and a night of soul stirring musical performances. But more important, we demonstrated love toward foster care and homeless children, youth and teens through the collection of 1,260 new and unwrapped Christmas gifts for the foster and homeless youth we serve. Check out our recap video and pics of the evening…

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2016 Gala Video

2016 Gala Photographs

To view and download more photos of the 2016 Gala, please visit the link below…

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2015 Gala Video

Partner Organizations


Door of Hope – http://www.doorofhope.us/christmas.html
To help make the season brighter for a displaced child, please visit their site to view their wish list for gift ideas.



Inner Circle Foster Care and Adoption Services – http://fosterfamily.org


Pennylane Center – http://pennylane.org


Union Rescue Mission (URM) – http://urm.org
URM hosts a Christmas Store for their guests. They call it a store because they give their guests the opportunity to “shop” at no cost to them. This makes for a special Christmas giveaway because they don’t just distribute toys. Instead, guests get to select exactly what they know their children need and will truly enjoy. The Christmas Store allows guests the opportunity to shop with pride and dignity, empowering them with the ability to give gifts to their children on Christmas morning.


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