Special Love’s Annual Gala

Special Love’s Annual Gala is a fun-filled evening featuring festive pieces of Carnivale along with cocktails, dinner, a silent auction, and the opportunity to learn from families about the important role Special Love has played in their cancer journey.

Friday, September 20, 2024 at the Hilton-Tyson’s Corner.

Cocktails 6PM

Dinner & Dancing 7-11PM

Evening Emcee

Chuck Bell
NBC4 Meteorologist & Special Love Board Member

Gala Committee

Pat Bessette Co-Chair

Melissa Steele Co-Chair

Nicole Blocker

Jan Bresch 

Billy Cannon 

Tony Curtis

Julie Funkhouser

Jerry Ross

Thank you to our evenings sponsors!

Gold Sponsors


Epic Brokers


Table Sponsors

Aequalis LLC
Jan Bresch
Shari & Andy Fisher
Julie Funkhouser
Offit Kurman
Jyothi Raghaven
Jerry Ross

For sponsorship information, please contact Jan Bresch at jbresch@specialove.org, or (888) 930-2707.