Celebrating two decades of inspiring heroes

Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.

Bid online for stunning artwork and exclusive experiences from the comfort of your own home.

Proceeds support our education and outreach programs empowering people to be engaged citizens.


For additional information, email Bridget at

A portion of the  proceeds will be dedicated to the COVID-19 Relief Fund of


Thank You to our current generous 2020 Sponsors

Diamond Presenting Sponsors
Laurie Wagman/Borowsky Family Foundation
Richard and Angela Clark
Vickie and Jack Farber
Alan, Elaine, and Frank Lindy/Lindy Communities

Ruby Sponsors
Doug and Gail Tozour /Tozour Energy Systems

Emerald Sponsors
Dr. Nigel and Ms. Sofia Brown
Hon. Joyce Kean and Dr. Herbert Kean
Bernie and Jo Kelley
NJM Insurance Group
Ed and Cyma Satell
Tom and Alycia Scannapieco/
Scannapieco Development Corporation
SEI Private Wealth Management

Sapphire Sponsors
Brian Daggett and Franz Rabauer
The Haverford Trust Company
Joan P. Kahn
Sharon Karmazin, David Greene, and Dina Elkins
Lisa S. Pacell/Isdaner & Company, LLC
Arnold M. Peskin, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley

Amethyst Sponsors
Tom Caramanico
Brian and Sherry Effron
Dan and Cathy Kaufman
Drs. Arlene and Norman Silvers
Bruce and Robbi Toll

Pearl Sponsors
Dr. Sheldon and Penny Bernick
Gwen Borowsky and David Camp
Irwin and Phyllis Browarsky
Dr. Brian and Mrs. Juliet Englander
Hon. Susan and Mr. Lewis Gantman
Leon and Fran Levy
Michael and Jennifer Stein
Margaret Beth “Peggy” Sweeney
Claudia and Jay Springer
Max and Linda Zalkin


We’d be delighted if we could count you among the generous and caring artists who support the NLM by donating a work of art for our 21st annual Gala and Glass Auction. Learn more.


NLM reopens with a brand new exhibition focusing on freedom

NLM's newest exhibition explores what freedom means through a diverse collection of work from more than 50 Philadelphia artists. The Opening Weekend is October 16-18, 10AM-7PM. Museum members are invited to see it early.

Learn more and purchase your time tickets now.

NLM honors 14 inspiring students from across the country

The National Liberty Museum celebrated its 20th annual TD Bank Young Heroes Awards with a Virtual Awards Ceremony on Saturday, September 12. The ceremony honored 14 inspiring students, ages 18 and younger, who identified an area where liberty was lacking and took action to make positive change in their local schools or communities.

Learn about these amazing young people here.

Join us for NLM's Virtual Gala & Glass Auction

Celebrate with us on Saturday, October 10 at 7:30 p.m. from the comfort of your own home as our Gala & Glass Auction goes virtual! It's the National Liberty Museum's 20th birthday, and we're marking the occasion with an exciting live auction and unforgettable evening of fun activities.

Learn more and purchase your tickets now.


Although the National Liberty Museum is reopening, we will continue to offer varied and engaging digital experiences for those of you who are not quite ready to return to the Museum in person. Our Virtual NLM@Night series offers fun, engaging, and informative entertainment on the subject of liberty to adult audiences.

Click here to learn about upcoming events.

Do you know a first-responder who deserves special recognition?

We are now accepting nominations for the 2020 Awards of Valor presented by YOUR LOCAL CHEVROLET DEALERS. This Award honors police officers, firefighters, EMTs and other emergency responders for extraordinary acts of courage, empathy, and meritorious community service. To learn more and submit a nomination, please click here.

Chevrolet supports first responders. Learn more.

Do you know a Healthcare Professional who deserves special recognition?

We are now accepting nominations for our 2020 Healthcare Heroes Award presented by Teva Pharmaceuticals. Awarded in four categories, Healthcare Heroes recognizes professionals in healthcare research and treatment whose accomplishments have had a profound impact on others.

This year we are expanding the Community Hero Award category by including all those who participated in helping others in regard to the treatment of COVID-19. Learn more and nominate someone by clicking here.