Room shot of past Prevent Cancer Foundation Annual Gala at the National Building Museum.


Annual Gala

The Prevent Cancer Foundation Annual Gala is recognized as one of Washington’s premier events, attracting more than 1,000 guests from business, diplomatic, government, medical, philanthropic, sports and social communities. The Gala consistently ranks among top Washington charity events and is a widely attended event. It follows all gifts and ethics guidelines of the Senate and House.


30th Annual Gala

The United Kingdom: An Indispensable Friendship

Wednesday, September 25, 2024


Save the Date for Prevent Cancer Foundation’s 30th Annual Gala.

Honorary Patron

The British Ambassador, Her Excellency Dame Karen Pierce DCMG and Sir Charles Roxburgh KCB

Cancer Champions

Senator Thom Tillis and Representative Anna Eshoo

(View the list of prior awardees)

Honorary Congressional Committee Co-Chairs

Senators Robert Casey and Lisa Murkowski

Representatives Diana DeGette and Brian Fitzpatrick

Gala Co-Chairs

Jennifer Griffin, Ted Okon, Susanna Quinn and Jason Van Pelt

Gala Executive Committee

Nickie Currie, Anna Griffin, Kathy “Coach” Kemper, Kathryn Kennedy, Lori Reilly and David Spence

For more information on the Annual Gala, please contact Lorelei Mitrani at or (703) 519-2102.

Tickets & Sponsorships




For sponsorship information, please contact Lorelei Mitrani at or (703) 519-2102. View and download the 2024 sponsor packet.


Thank you to the 2024 Gala Sponsors!


Presenting Sponsor








FedEx Corporation

Susanna and Jack Quinn


American College of Radiology Association


Eisai, Inc.

Incyte Corporation


Precision X-Ray, Inc.

Taiho Oncology, Inc.


Susan Ahlquist

Association for Accessible Medicines


Bristol Myers Squibb

Brown Advisory

CGCN Group

Crossroads Strategies

Flatiron Health


General Motors Company

Houser Family Foundation

The Kemper Valentine Family Trust

Kathryn and Brian Kennedy

Penn Quarter Partners


Joann Piccolo and Tim Carmody

Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association


George York and Kevin Gooch

Silent Auction

Win stunning items and one-of-a-kind experiences at the silent auction, held the evening of the Gala to benefit cancer prevention and early detection initiatives. You do not need to be present to bid.

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Check out the Prevent Cancer Foundation’s 2023 Annual Gala, honoring Jordan, Pillar of Wonder. The 2024 Gala will take place on September 25 honoring the United Kingdom: An Indispensable Friendship.