Annual Benefit & Gala 2022

Benefit 2022 An Evening with heART logo

Saturday, February 5, 2022
The Daxton Hotel, downtown Birmingham

Event Chairs

James and Carol Burg

Event Committee

Bob Byerlein  •  Penelopi Drolet  •  Yvonne Fisher-McCready  •  Anna Galati  •  Jim & Kate Gwaltney  •  Michelle Jonna  •  John & Shelly Latella  •  Jennifer Lichwalla  •  Bridjet Morris  •  Sharon Myers  •  Gloria Pankratz  •  Martha Piesko  •  Elissa Pinto  •  Kristina Seth  •  Suzanne Tosto 

Supporting the Benefit

The Annual Benefit is the party of the year, and we can't wait to see you there! We need your support in several ways to ensure this event meets and surpasses our goals, and we hope you’ll choose a few options. 

  1. Become a sponsor: Sponsorships include event tickets, Benefit magazine ads, corporate or family visibility, and more. Take a look at the many different ways to sponsor to see how you could have a big impact on this special event. 
  2. Donate an auction itemWe are gratefully accepting donations to enhance our live and silent auctions! Please consider if you have tickets, special items, restaurant gift cards, maybe even a vacation home or destination package that you could donate. You are welcome to drop off donations to the Advancement office anytime or send to school with your student marked "Benefit." 
  3. Purchase an adOur Benefit magazine, distributed in hard copy to 250+ people, and electronically to hundreds more, is the perfect way to advertise your business or celebrate your child. 
  4. Volunteer your time: Volunteer opportunities are available in every area, whether it be making hospitality calls, assembling baskets, soliciting donations, picking up donated items, helping with mailings, and more. Contact Madeline Allard at
  5. Attend the Benefit: Enjoy an elegant, seated dinner featuring live and silent auctions, a special toast, and more. 



Benefit tickets are now available for sale!

Click the button below to visit the 2022 Benefit website and view ticket options. Also, be sure to check out the "Raffle Tickets" section for the chance to win $50,000!