A Celebration Gala to benefit epilepsy programs is coming to the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
The 2nd Annual LIFE Celebration Gala is set for Friday, November 9th at the Michael F. Sorrell Center for Health Science Education located at The University of Nebraska Medical Center on 42nd & Emile and benefits Lifestyle Innovations For Epilepsy, Inc., a not-for-profit servicing the region with epilepsy programs and support services.
This year’s event features special guest speaker Mayor Jim Suttle and Presenting Sponsors are HDR, Inc., and Cyberonics, Inc.
The centerpiece of the LIFE Celebration is the collection of exclusive auction items, a medley of hors d’ouvres accompanied by a night of outlandish cocktails and entertainment featuring
Guests will indulge in the latest culinary creations prepared by local chefs while participating in the luxury silent and live auctions where local auctioneers will provide the evening’s most lively bidding competition. Every guest has the opportunity to walk away with something special and have a fun evening of bidding on the items they want, all with the knowledge that 100% of the evening’s proceeds directly benefit the programs and services of LIFE.
LIFE provides critical assistance to people living with epilepsy and their families, and programs of interest to individuals using non-medical treatments to assist with seizure control. Committed to serving all persons living with epilepsy, LIFE serves a diverse client base and offers services and education to an estimated 25,000 individuals in the region while partnering with private and public organizations.
Join us in celebrating our present and future dedication to the epilepsy community of Nebraska and Western Iowa as we raise a glass, and a fork, in a very special Celebration of LIFE!
Founded in early 2011, LIFE is a nonprofit organization inspired by the dedication and commitment of local volunteers and created by four key persons in the Omaha community; Dr. Deepak Madhavan, Stacey Doty, William Woodruff and Sheryl Hess. Each has been active for many years in epilepsy support and advocacy through a variety of endeavors.
Proceeds raised during the Annual LIFE Celebration will go to benefit Lifestyle Innovations For Epilepsy, Inc. (LIFE) whose slogan is; Helping people with epilepsy improve their quality of LIFE.