The 23rd Annual Fresh Start Gala presented by Bank of America | Merrill Lynch | US Trust which will be held Saturday, March 9, 2019 at The Phoenician. This year’s event is chaired by Phoenix native Andrea Katsenes, who is a member of the Fresh Start Board of Directors and Director of Media Relations for Cox Communications. The Gala is Fresh Start’s largest annual fundraising event and raises critical funds to support programs and services at the Jewell McFarland Lewis Fresh Start Women’s Resource Center, a facility that has been supporting thousands of women and their families since opening its doors in 2002, and last year welcomed more than 25,000 visits.
This year, Gala attendees will be treated to a cocktail reception featuring a dramatic fashion presentation from Neiman Marcus, a gourmet dinner, incredible live entertainment, dancing, and many other surprises sprinkled throughout the special evening. Lifelong Phoenician, Cindy Watts will be honored with the 2019 Founders’ Award, for her inspirational community leadership.
Individual tickets start at $700 with various sponsorship levels available and can be purchased online. For more information, click here.