Join us on Saturday, October 6 at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown! The Glass Auction & Gala features hundreds of glass artworks by artists from all over the world.  100% of the proceeds support the Museum’s education and outreach programs for kids. Your support enables the Museum to serve schools and communities throughout our region with character and civics education programs that teach young people leadership, empathy, personal responsibility and respect for diversity.

Auction Sponsorships & Tickets

Meet our 2018 Heroes of Liberty
Bruce & Robbi Toll and Bill O’Flanagan & Michelle Toll

Learn more about our honorees.

Diamond Presenting Sponsors
Bruce and Robbi Toll
American Airlines/Sue Stevens
Borowsky Family Foundation
Lindy Communities/Alan, Elaine, and Frank Lindy

Ruby Sponsors
Tozour Energy Systems

Emerald Sponsors
Baron Capital Foundation
Norman and Suzanne Cohn
Cozen O’Connor
Brian and Sherry Effron
Bernie and Jo Kelley
Ed and Cyma Satell
Scannapieco Development Corporation/
Tom and Alycia Scannapieco
Reed Smith/Claudia Springer
SEI Private Wealth Management

Sapphire Sponsors
Ally Financial Inc.
Miriam Bernstein
Stanley and Roberta Bogen
Dr. Nigel Brown and Ms. Sofia Brown
Tom Caramanico
Brian Daggett and Franz Rabauer
Richard Green/Firstrust Bank
The Haverford Trust Company
Stephen Klein and Toby Strogatz
Jane and Leonard Korman
Roberta and Paul Kozloff
Sondra and David S. Mack
Robert and Jane Toll
Tutor Perini Building Corp.
Debbie Feith Tye

Amethyst Sponsors
Carol and Horace Barsh
Sharon Karmazin, David Greene, and Dina Elkins
Marjorie and Stephen Fiverson
Dan and Cathy Kaufman
Elaine Kligerman
E.B. Mahoney Builders Inc.
Mitchell and Hilarie Morgan
Harold and Nancy Oelbaum
Lisa S. Pacell/Isdaner & Company, LLC
Dr. Renée Rollin
Herbert and Alice Sachs

Pearl Sponsors
Asher’s Chocolate Co.
Communication Services & Support
Suzanne and Richard Feld
Edward and Loraine Jones
Dr. Herb and Hon. Joyce Kean
Fran and Leon L. Levy
Michael and Mitra Margolis
Michael and Lynne Markman
Pamela and Edward Pantzer
Kathy Sachs
Sherrie Savett
Jean Sharf
Alison and Manny Tress
Chris and Tina Van Buren
Jeffrey and Jenifer Westphal


The National Liberty Museum gives great thanks to
Suzanne and Norman Cohn

Suzanne and Norman will be hosting the Auction’s Opening Night Cocktail Reception in their Center City home. The reception will be held on Friday, October 5 for our honorees and premier sponsors.


To participate in this year’s Auction, please contact Bridget Purcell at or 215-925-2800, x136.


Awards of Valor

This annual awards program, presented by YOUR LOCAL CHEVROLET DEALERS, honors police officers, firefighters, and other emergency responders for extraordinary acts of courage, empathy, and meritorious service.

Chevrolet supports first responders. Learn more.


SPACELAB is a one-of-a-kind showcase of glass art that explores the great unknown – outer space. This collection of artwork examines human relationships with the universe, including space travel; extraterrestrial beings and intergalactic discoveries; the vastness and mystery of space; and much more. Learn more.

Interstellar Stitch Workshop with Escape Threads

In conjunction with NLM's SPACELAB Exhibit, on Thursday evening, August 23, Philadelphia-based artist Danielle Conyers of Escape Threads will lead an embroidery workshop to create a one-of-a-kind, hand-sewn pulsar map on a wood hoop canvas. No previous stitching knowledge is necessary. Learn more and register today.

FPRI to host a conversation about Russia

The Foreign Policy Research Institute, a think tank that brings the insights of scholarship to America’s foreign policies, kicks off its 2018 fall/winter series of events at the NLM on Thursday, September 6 with a conversation on the Putin regime and political murder in Russia. Learn more and register today.