2017 Gala

A Magical Evening of Discovery

Please join INMED Partnerships for Children for a 30th Anniversary Gala and Benefit Art Auction, featuring Latin American and Caribbean Art.

The event will be graciously hosted by the Ambassador of Peru, Carlos Pareja, and Mrs. Consuelo Pareja at the official residence of the Embassy of Peru.

Wednesday, September 27

6:30-9:00 pm

Peruvian Ambassador’s Residence

3001 Garrison Street, NW

Washington, DC 

H.E. Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, President of Peru, will share a special message honoring Eugene Rotberg, INMED’s longest-serving board member and former Vice President and Treasurer of The World Bank.

Photos of the event:


$130 per person

Purchase Tickets at https://inmed.org/gala


Art Auction

Preview a list of our live auction items.



Donations are tax deductible to the extent provided by law.
Tax ID # 52-1482339

If you’re unable to attend the gala but would like to donate to INMED, please click the Donate Now button below.

Sponsorships Packages

Sponsor Level Amount Benefits
Angel $5,000 1/2 page ad or profile in the gala program + 4 tickets
Patron $2,500 1/4 page ad or profile in the gala program + 2 tickets
Sponsor $1,000 1/8 page ad or profile in the gala program + 2 tickets
Fellow $500 Special mention with logo in the gala program + 2 tickets

To pay for sponsorship by check.

Mail a check made payable to INMED Partnerships for Children no later than September 20th.
Please include in the notation line 2017 Gala and the sponsorship level purchasing.
Mail to:
INMED Partnerships for Children
Attn: 2017 Gala
21240 Ridgetop Circle, Suite 115
Sterling, VA 20166
INMED’s Federal Tax ID No. 52-1482339


More Information

Space is limited; we recommend purchasing tickets by August 15, 2017.

For further information contact Nancy Baker at nbaker@inmed.org.

About INMED Partnerships for Children:

INMED envisions a world in which all children are safe, healthy and have opportunities to thrive. Over the past 30 years, we have worked to mobilize partnerships and deliver programs that transform lives, reaching vulnerable children and families in 100 countries. Focusing on Latin America, the Caribbean and southern Africa, INMED pioneers innovative approaches in health, nutrition and agriculture to break complex cycles of poverty. 

About the Residence:

The official residence of the Peruvian Ambassador to the United States is home to a priceless display of pre-Columbian ceramics and textiles, colonial objects in hammered silver, paintings from the Cuzco school, costumbrista watercolors and the Pucará bulls.

Gala Auction Co-Chairs

Francesca Laursen, Global Partnerships Director, INMED
Gretchen Teran, Board Member, INMED

Gala Advisory Committee

Nancy Baker, Communications Director, INMED
Judith Cranford, Board Member, INMED
Ned Phillips, Vice President, Business Development, XPRT
Pablo Zúñiga, Director, Art Museum of the Americas, OAS

INMED Board of Directors

Chair: Paul Bosland, Financial Executive (retired)
Secretary: Wendy Balter, Phase Five Communications
George F. Armstrong, MD, Wolfson Children’s Hospital
Erin Byrne, Grey Healthcare Group
Wendell J. Chambliss, J.D., Freddie Mac
Judith Cranford, Global Advocacy & Communications Consultant
Neelam Sekhri Feachem, The Healthcare Redesign Group
Thad M. Jackson, Ph.D., INMED Partnerships for Children
Katie MacFarlane, Pharm.D., SmartPharma, LLC
Donne Newbury, M.Sc., Johnson & Johnson
Linda Pfeiffer, Ph.D., INMED Partnerships for Children
Eugene H. Rotberg, The World Bank & Merrill Lynch (retired)
Gretchen Teran, Grey Healthcare Group, WPP (retired)

Thank you:

INMED is grateful for and wishes to recognize Johnson & Johnson’s leadership role and generosity in supporting the national effort to eradicate soil-transmitted helminth infection as a public health problem in Peru.

INMED is grateful to the Embassy of Peru and its hard-working staff for supporting this event.