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MPA Spring Benefit 2018

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Due to the impending rain and the National Weather Services’ flash flood watch, tonight’s Spring Benefit has been moved to a new (INDOOR!) venue. Tonight’s event will take place indoors at 1181 Ballantrae Lane, McLean.

PARKING: 
The event is at 1181 Ballantrae Lane. Please park at St. John’s Episcopal Church (6715 Georgetown Pike, McLean) to board a shuttle bus to the event. There is no parking at the event location. Shuttles will run between the parking lot and the event throughout the evening. The final shuttle from the event to the parking lot will be at 9:45 pm. Names will be on a reservation list at the door–no tickets are required.

Event Details: 

  • VIP Reception for Patron, Major Benefator, Leadership Circle, and Chairman’s Circle Donors 5:30 – 7:30 pm.
  • Event: 7:00 – 9:30 pm.
  • Silent auction closes: 9pm
  • Final shuttle to the parking lot: 9:45pm

Names will be on a reservation list at the door–no tickets are required.

Co-chairs: Betsy Bensten and Colleen Lucier
Guest of Honor: Manuela Testolini, businesswoman, philanthropist, and founder of the In a Perfect World Foundation

This sunset party will feature festive Italian fare by Windows Catering, and a silent auction of works by MPA faculty artists, as well as from Prada, direct from Milan.

Spring Benefit sponsorship opportunities are currently available. For sponsorship details please click here

Tickets on sale now, $350/person. CLICK HERE to purchase.

For any questions or inquiries, please contact Deb Bissen.

Spring Benefit Silent Auction Items:

  • Prada Handbag: The Galleria, named after Prada’s first store in Milan, is an enduring icon of the Prada brand and is beloved by clients all over the world. This piece is handcrafted in Italy by fine leather goods artisans and is rendered in the Prada signature Saffiano leather. The Bluette color is a classic shade for this ultimate sophisticated everyday bag which will take a woman from office to evening seamlessly.
  • Works by MPA faculty artists, including Rula J. Brock, Christina Girardi, Kristin Reiber Harris, Barbara Januszkiewicz, Arthur Kwon Lee, Raye Leith, Marise Riddell, and Lubna Zahid.

MPA Thanks Our Generous Supporters & 2018 Spring Benefit Sponsors*

CHAIRMAN’S CIRCLE ($10,000)

  • Dorchester Apartments & Towers on Columbia Pike, Arlington by Lola C. Reinsch
  • Rachel & Ted Georgelas
  • McLean Properties, LLC
  • Stone Tower Winery
  • TD Bank

LEADERSHIP CIRCLE ($5,000)

  • Betsy & Ryan Bensten
  • Lori & Paul Carbonneau
  • Barbara Hawthorn Interiors, Ltd.
  • Colleen & Jim Lucier
  • The Merion Companies
  • New Dominion Women’s Club
  • TTR Sotheby’s International Realty
  • The Wine Outlet of McLean
  • Jean Schiro-Zavela & Vance Zavela

MAJOR BENEFACTOR ($2,500)

  • Peter Ambrose, Merrill Lynch
  • Linda & Colin Atkins
  • Cathy & Brian Bernasek
  • BOWA
  • Megan Fass, Fass Results Group
  • Elaine & Howard Forman
  • Sylvia Garfinkle & Kevin B. Huff
  • Kitty & Juan Pablo González
  • Jen & Chris Graham
  • Jane & Lee Hite
  • Jane & Brant Imperatore
  • Arezu & Ed Ingle
  • Debbie Levin Jardot & Leo Jardot
  • Kazan Restaurant
  • Lindsey & Mark Keatley
  • Bari & Keith Levingston
  • Modern Luxury DC
  • Callie & Brad Nierenberg
  • Prada Tyson’s Galleria
  • Cary & Bob Prince
  • Ellen Yanuck Rosenblum
  • Sushma Shenoy & Amit Saluja
  • Karen & David Sherwood
  • Alice & Ken Starr
  • Lori Jenkins & George Swygert
  • Catherine Day & Joe Wetzel
  • Lori & Ken Wiseman
  • Jill & Paul Young

PATRON ($1,750)

  • Chrystal & Rick Adams
  • Kristen & Daniel Coughlan
  • Lee & Peter DiCenso
  • Sonja & Chip Frederick, Flowers & Plants, Etc.
  • Drs. Fizzah & Michael Timothy Gocke
  • Lobkovich Kitchen Designs
  • Marianne Prendergast
  • Charlotte Quinn
  • Devereux & James Socas
  • The Signet
  • Suzanne & Glenn Youngkin

SPONSOR ($1,000)

  • Celia & Bill Bensten
  • Bitar Cosmetic Surgery Institute
  • Alicia & Matt Bond
  • Silvija Strikis & Miguel Browne
  • CBG Building Company
  • Chain Bridge Bank
  • Cortex Creative
  • Dabney & Joe Cortina
  • Ashley & Alan Dabbiere
  • Pamela & David Danner
  • Tracy & Kevin Dillard, Realtors
  • Karen & Dan DuVal
  • Sara & Sam Feder
  • Ann & David Flanagan
  • Candace Kovacic-Fleischer & Walter Fleischer
  • Matt Frank, Frank & Company P.C.
  • Georgetown Cupcake
  • Michelle & Robert Gottke
  • Shannon & Michael Green
  • Sherry Haber & Michael Mandel
  • Lilian & Allan Jorgenson
  • Kennedy & Co., Kathleen Kennedy & Maria Kelly
  • Charlotte & Bob Kettler
  • Bobbie & Bill Kilberg
  • Amy & Allen King
  • Susie & John King
  • The Lawhead & Brouse Families
  • Tricia & Geoff Malloy
  • Shannon & Bob McCarter
  • McLean Ideal Body, LLC
  • McLean Rotary Club Foundation
  • Cynthia & Gerald Miller
  • Kathy Neal
  • Sue & Randall Odeneal
  • Madelyn & Dominic Orfitelli
  • Norma & Russ Ramsey
  • Lexa & Pat Reuter
  • Anne & Ray Ritchey
  • Rotary Club of McLean
  • W. Russell & Norma Ramsey Foundation
  • Seward & Kissel LLP
  • Amy & Derrick Swaak
  • Lily Talakoub, M.D.
  • Margi & Bob Vanderhye
  • Sandra Vito & Andrew Viola
  • Patricia Tetro & Jack Wilbern
  • Brittany & Kevin Yam

MPA gives special thanks to Windows Catering Company.

 

*As of May 23, 2018
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