Siskin Children’s Institute Announces 60th Annual StarNight Gala

Wednesday, July 21, 2021
Siskin Children’s Institute announces the 60th Annual StarNight Gala will be held live and in-person and feature a cocktail reception, dinner and live band celebrating the true stars of Siskin Children’s Institute, the children with special needs served. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, Sept. 25 at the Westin Hotel in downtown Chattanooga. 

"After a year of being apart, let’s come together safely to celebrate and make a difference for children and families in our communities," organizers said.
"StarNight 2021 will highlight the work of our medical team, therapists, teachers and others who, in an unprecedented year, continued to serve the more than 2,400 children in our programs. Derek Bullard, president and CEO, will share exciting updates and goals as we strive to enhance access to care and serve even more children in the coming months and years." 

Hosted by Stacy Lightfoot, vice chancellor for Diversity and Engagement at UTC and Institute board member, StarNight 2021 guests will enjoy a cocktail hour featuring local Chattanooga musicians, a specially crafted menu including heavy hors d’ oeuvres, meat carving stations, unique desserts and musical guest, 2016 Indie R&B Group/Artist of the Year, Bizz and Everyday People.

StarNight 2021 wouldn’t be possible without the contributions and support of Hamico Inc., First Horizon Foundation, W.R. Grace, The Double Cola Company, CMC Commercial Metals, Pris and Robert Siskin, Charles and Betty Lebovitz, Siskin Steel & Supply Co., Southeastern Salvage Home Emporium, Helen Pregulman, ERMC Security Solutions, Jo Ann Yates, Athens Distributing, Chattanooga Times Free Press, Sunny 92.3 Radio, Reagan Outdoor Advertising and WRCB Channel 3 Eyewitness News, officials said. 

Limited sponsorship opportunities and individual tickets are available now. To learn more or join the growing list of StarNight 2021 supporters, visit siskin.org/starnight.

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