Thank you for joining us at our 2016 Be Great Ball.

    On behalf of our Board of Directors, staff, and the youth and families we serve, thank you for joining us for our inaugural Be Great Ball and the official kick-off ofour 70th Anniversary year. Your presence and support played a huge role in the success of the evening and will make a tremendous impact on our overall delivery of services to young people.
    Thanks to your generosity, we raised over $600,000!
    Photos are up! Relive the evening by viewing photos from the event. Special thanks to Antonio Harris for donating his photography services.
    Your opinion is invaluable. As we continue to look for ways to make our event great, we invite and encourage you to share your feedback with us through this brief survey.

    Event Details

    Saturday, February 27, 2016

    Cocktail Party 6:00 – 7:00 | Dinner & Auction 7:00 – 9:30
    Montgomery Park, 2701 NW Vaughn St. #210, Portland, OR 97210

    Need a ride to the event? Get a Lyft! Download the Lyft app on your phone and use code bgcp70th to get your first ride free.

    Party doesn’t stop at 9:30

    Make sure to stop by our After Party with live music from Design Band, a photo booth, cocktails, and more. The After Party is free for all Be Great Ball attendees and just $40 for others.

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    Table Sponsor



    Committee Chairs

    Patti Warner | Patti’s Fine Jewelry
    Susie Porter

    Committee Members

    Lisa Balmes | Chris Balmes Prop.

    Shannon Inukai-Cuffee | Dick’s Auto Group

    Celeste Rose | Harsch Investment Prop.

    David Rix | Marsh USA, Inc.

    Brittany Davidson | Provenance Hotels

    Ashley Campbell | Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland

    Sarah Fast | Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland