Join us on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, as Support Center for Child Advocates proudly celebrates 41 years as a leading pro bono legal and social services agency at our Annual Benefit Reception & Auction. We are honored to recognize two well-known philanthropists and community leaders, Ann and Mark Baiada with the 2018 Judge Lois G. Forer Child Advocacy Award for their commitment to the needs of young people and their efforts to provide support and opportunities to disadvantaged children.
The evening will also allow us to celebrate the extraordinary efforts of our friends who devote countless hours to improving the lives of vulnerable children. The 2018 Distinguished Advocates are: Candace Centeno, Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law; Joseph DeSimone, Marcum; Dr. Ken Ginsburg, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia & Covenant House PA; Robyn Goldenberg, Fritz, Goldenberg & Bianculli; Elizabeth Hecht & Teri Papale Munro, GlaxoSmithKline; Dennis Lynch, GSF Management Co. LLC; Janie Mershon, Law Office of Janie Mershon; Judy McIntire Springer; Fox Rothschild LLP, Phyllis Stevens, Together as Adoptive Parents; Mark Gittelman, PNC Bank, who will receive the Eddie Ohlbaum Distinguished Advocate for Children Award; and Shakiyah Thorton who will receive the Andi Broad Distinguished Client Award.
Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Time: 5:00 to 8:00 pm (4:30 pm, Distinguished Advocates Presentation)
Location: Crystal Tea Room, Wanamaker Building, 100 East Penn Square, Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Thank You Sponsors!!
Console Mattiacci Law
The Honickman Foundation
The Legal Intelligencer
McCarter & English
Reilly, Janiczek, McDevitt, Henrich & Cholden
Joy Tartar & George Hall
White and Williams
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld
Dena & Morey Goldberg
Gordon & Rees
Sarah & Dan Keating
Maron Marvel Bradley Anderson & Tardy
Rose Glen Advisors
Tactix Real Estate Advisors
Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health
Berner Klaw & Watson
Beveridge & Diamond
Cohen, Seglias, Pallas, Greenhall & Furman
The Dispute Resolution Institute
Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock Dodig
Health Partners Foundation
IBEW Local Union 98
Independence Blue Cross
Kang Haggerty & Fetbroyt
Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin
Post & Schell
Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld
The TASA Group
Check out our pictures from the 2017 event!