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2016 Glass Auction Gala Logo

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Thanks to all who helped make the 2016 Glass Auction & Gala a tremendous success!

Glass Auction Guests Tatyana Enkin and Warren Estis
Glass Auction - Phil Cannella, Joann Small-Cannella
Ed & Cyma Satell at Auction Gala
Bernie Kelley at NLM auction
Viewing piece by Davide Salvadore
Bidding at NLM auction
Board President Tom Caramanico
Glass Auction Speaker Kevin Orangers & Brian Oppong-Antwi
Glass Auction 2016
Silent Auction of 2016 Auction Gals
NLM Glass Auction 2016
Hero of Liberty Arlene Silvers and Norman Silvers
 

What a night! What a party! What a success! Thank you to all of our generous bidders, sponsors, and everyone who supported our Auction Gala. Your contributions will make a huge difference to our education programs for young people.

 

2016 National Liberty Museum Glass Auction Gala Honoree

Congratulations to Dr. Arlene Silvers on receiving our 2016 Hero of Liberty Award

Thank you Co-Chairs: Brian Daggett & Franz Rabauer

Thank you Honorary Co-Chairs: Dale Chihuly, Harlan & Olivia Fischer, and Tom & Alycia Scannapieco

 

Thank you to all of our generous sponsors

  1. Click here for the complete list of sponsors
    Diamond Sponsor
    Susan Stevens/American Airlines
    Phillip and Joann Small Cannella/Crash Proof Retirement

    Ruby Sponsor
    Gary Frank/LCG, Ltd.
    Tozour Energy Systems

    Emerald Sponsors
    Tom Caramanico
    Norman & Suzanne Cohn
    Bernie & Jo Kelley
    Susan & Arthur Rebell
    Claudia Springer/Reed Smith
    Edward & Cyma Satell
    Adele & Harold Schaeffer
    SEI Private Wealth Management

    Sapphire Sponsors
    Norman, Howard & A.J. Silvers
    Bruce Bachmann
    Frank & Sue Binswanger
    Gwen Borowsky & David Camp
    Brian Daggett & Franz Rabauer
    Brian & Sherry Effron
    Robert & Shelby Ford
    The Haverford Trust Company
    Sharon Karmazin, David Greene, and Dina Elkins
    Dr. Herbert & the Honorable Joyce Kean
    Dr. Donald & Marilyn Pet
    Tom & Alycia Scannapieco

    Amethyst Sponsors
    Cecil Baker & Partners
    Irwin & Phyllis Browarsky
    Steve Leff/CBIZ
    Extensis
    Daniel & Cathryn Kaufman
    Elaine Kligerman
    Elaine Levitt
    Susan Mucciarone & David Moore
    Arnold & Ruth Peskin
    Joseph & Renee Zuritsky

    Pearl Sponsors
    Sheldon & Penny Bernick
    Paul & Kym Farr
    Barry & Elaine Galman
    Eileen Greenland
    Haefele Flanagan
    Joan Kahn
    Brook & Anna Lenfest
    Marvin & Eva Schlanger
    Gerry Shreiber
    Natalie & Warren Werbitt
    Etta Winigrad

    List current as of 8/18/2016


 

NLM celebrates Peace Day for an entire week!

Peace Day Philly promotes personal, local and global peace in conjunction with the United Nations International Day of Peace on September 21. The National Liberty Museum will be celebrating Peace Day for an entire week (Sunday, September 17 – Sunday, September 24) to give visitors the opportunity to participate in this important occasion. TEACHERS: We also have several resources for you to introduce Peace Day in your classroom! Click here to learn more.

Register now for NLM's Fall Professional Development Workshops

Our cutting-edge Professional Development Workshops give educators the tools and educational resources they need to succeed. Registration is now open for two upcoming workships. The first, on Saturday, October 21 is Diversity and Communication: Strategies for Difficult Conversations in Schools. The facilitator is Mark Charles Good, M.Ed. The second, on Saturday, November 18, is Beyond ‘Mean Girls’: Understanding Girls’ Friendships, Conflicts, and Relational Aggression. The facilitator is Catherine Mallam, M.S. Learn more and register today.

Now accepting nominations for our new Healthcare Heroes Awards

The National Liberty Museum is proud to launch the inaugural Healthcare Heroes Awards, presented by Teva Pharmaceuticals. This international awards program recognizes inspirational heroes in healthcare research and treatment whose accomplishments have profoundly benefited their patients, their field, and the global community. The program will present an award to an outstanding honoree in four categories. The nomination deadline is November 3. Learn more.

NLM to host a series of FPRI lectures

The Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) is dedicated to providing the insights of scholarship on foreign policy and national security challenges facing the United States. The National Liberty Museum is hosting a series of FPRI lectures throughout the fall. For the next event on Tuesday, Oct. 10 , Heather Sharkey, an award-winning teacher at the University of Pennsylvania, discusses her new book which explores the history of day-to-day relations between Muslims, Christians, and Jews in the Middle East. Learn more.

NLM's 2017 Glass Auction & Gala

This year’s GLASS AUCTION & GALA will be held Saturday evening, October 7 at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel, 201 N 17th St, Philadelphia, PA. An outstanding collection of art is being assembled. Sponsorships are available. Our 2017 "Heroes of Liberty" are Stephen & Sandy Sheller. The artist honoree is Pearl Dick from Chicago. Click here for more information.