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Silver Linings Gala

2024 Silver Linings Gala
Saturday, October 26, 2024, 6:00pm
Woodmont Country Club, Rockville, Maryland

Thank you to all who joined us for our sold-out 2023 Silver Linings Gala celebration, where we celebrated 34 years of service with our honorees, supporters and volunteers. The generosity of the community helped us raise funds to ensure access to critical social support, free of charge, for those extperiencing some of life's most difficult challenges. Thank you and we look forward to celebrating with you again next year!

Thank You to Our Silver Linings Gala 2023 Co-Chairs

Dana Pauley

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Michele Potter

Master of Ceremonies
The Honorable Craig Rice

Vice Chair, CaringMatters Board of Directors

Host Committee
Vivian & Raymond Bass • Debra Berner •
Ken & Julie Cook • Lisa & Sean Creamer • Jody & David Engel • Jerry & Carol Gimmel  Hope Gleicher & Andy Burnes Lauren Grunley • William Hard • Sara Harris • Lynne Lewis • Rob & Cara Marks • Kathleen McCallum •
Steve & Connie Ornstein • Diane Paul • 
Craig & Tia Rice  Tori & Matt Tomlinson

Congratulations to our 2023 Honorees!


Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors
& Pete Bracken
Irma Poretsky

Gold Sponsors

The Grunley Family
William Hard
Linda & Ian Kramer
Audrey Rothstein & Frank Lipson
Sandy Spring Bank

Silver Sponsors

Advanced Nursing + Home Support 
Bank of America Private Bank
Vivian & Raymond Bass


Steve & Jane Halpin
Kathleen McC
Toni Robinso
Jacquie & Steve Tennant

Bronze Sponsors
ACC Cancer Service Line

Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center
Asbury Methodist Village

Deena Barlev & Robert King
Amy Bayersdorfer

The Braunstein Group, CPAs, PC
Jerry & Carol Gimmel
Sara Harris
Tom & Clare Keller
Maryland Oncology Hematology, PA

Joan & Ken Miller
Joy & Ron Paul
Prudent Management Associa
Surveillance Secure

US Wellness

VWG Wealth Management

This signature event raises funds for compassionate support services

in our community during this critical time.

Silver Linings Gala 2023
Thank you to Jerry Frishman Photography!

Thank You to Yaniv Barad, of New York Life Insurance Company, for volunteering his time and talents to take more fun pictures of the Gala

Silver Linings Gala 2022
Thank you to Jerry Frishman Photography!