Saturday, November 2nd, 2019
Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach

100 Coronado Drive, Clearwater FL 33767
Attire: Black tie optional

2019 Event Preview

Event Overview

On Saturday, November 2nd, 2019, Help Us Gather requests the pleasure of your presence at its second annual Celebrity Event. This glamorous black-tie gala is held at the Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach hotel in Clearwater, Florida. Guests are treated to a high-end silent auction, a delicious dinner, an entertaining and engaging presentation, elegant wines and dancing.

HUG’s Celebrity Event is a night to remember. Attendees will meet HUG’s 2019 celebrities and participate in a dynamic video presentation that shares the celebrities’ remarkable experiences over the past year.  Two of these stories even made national news and went viral online, inspiring millions of people from around the nation.  HUG is truly breaking down barriers and showing the world that nothing is impossible! This evening will leave you feeling uplifted, positive and inspired.  

All proceeds from this elegant evening will go directly to support the mission of Help Us Gather or HUG, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded by Robin Lally.  HUG advocates for inclusion and connects individuals with disabilities to social events and activities. HUG’s Celebrity Event is the charity’s only large-scale fundraiser of the year.  Your support allows HUG to engage with thousands of people in person and tens of thousands online, enriching and improving the lives of people with disabilities.

2018 Event Recap

This event benefits the nonprofit Help Us Gather or HUG, a 501(c)(3) charity founded by local resident Robin Lally. HUG advocates for inclusion and connects individuals with disabilities to social events and activities in the community.

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