Join us for an unforgettable evening of art, fun, and inspiration!
Champagne Cocktail Reception, Dinner, Live Auction, and Silent Auctions all evening at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown
All proceeds support NLM’s education and outreach programs.
2017 Glass Auction & Gala Host Committee:
Reverend Bonnie Camarda, Salvation Army
Provost JoAnne A. Epps, Temple University
Christopher J. Ferguson,
Captain, USN (Ret.), Nasa Astronaut (Former)
President John A. Fry, Drexel University
Joseph H. Jacovini, Dilworth Paxson
Thomas R. Kline, Kline & Spector
Kyra G. McGrath, WHYY
The Honorable Sandra Mazer Moss (Ret.),
Sheller Center for Social Justice,
Temple University Beasley School of Law
Dean Theodore W. Ruger,
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Jane Scaccetti, Drucker & Scaccetti
Joe H. Tucker, Jr., Tucker Law Group
Thank you to our generous sponsors:
Kline & Specter, P.C./
Mr. Thomas Kline & Mr. Shanin Specter
Brian & Sherry Effron
Brian Daggett & Franz Rabauer
Tom & Alycia Scannapieco
The Haverford Trust Company
Legacy Advisors, LLC/Mr. Michael Piotrowicz
Arena Strategies/Aaron & Priscilla Cohen
Join us on Tuesday evening, July 18, when Ray and Glen present the greatest sports movie clips of all time, focusing on the theme of “overcoming adversity.” Special guests include St. Joe’s Hawks Head Basketball Coach Phil Martelli; Flyers Great Brian Propp; and Voice of the Eagles & Philadelphia Legend Merrill Reese. Food, craft beer, spirits, and a live auction of sports memorabilia. Learn more and buy your tickets here.
During Pride Month (June 1-30, 2017), we are celebrating heroes in the LGBTQ+ community through highlighted exhibits and special events all month long. When you visit NLM, you’ll learn the stories of those who pushed for progress while helping to support programming that preserves freedom and equality for generations to come. Click here to learn more.
Each year, we look for young people who have championed liberty through civic engagement, resolving conflicts respectfully, promoting diversity, and demonstrating leadership in their school or community. Nominations for our 2017 TD Bank Young Heroes Award have been extended to July 7. Learn more and submit your nomination today!
Opened on Friday, June 2 to coincide with “LGBT Pride Month,” this is the nation’s FIRST museum exhibit of studio glass works produced exclusively by artists of the LGBT+ community. It showcases the diverse subjects, methods, and styles explored by these artists. The work shown here by Pearl Dick is among dozens of works on display. Click here to learn more.
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.
Join the NLM on an arts-filled tour of parts of Wisconsin, Sept. 6-11, 2017. From Milwaukee’s art museums, to private collections, to a stop in beautiful Door County, which juts directly into Lake Michigan, you’ll follow host Arlene Silvers for a one-of-a-kind experience. Click here for more information.