2020 Vision of Hope Dream Gala
The Gavin Herbert Eye Institute
Lauri & Steve Delson and
Lauren & Ryan Franke
The JDRF Dream Gala is one of the premier social and charitable events in Orange County, with a reputation for elegance, excellence & fun! Since 1996 the Dream Gala has raised an estimated $24 million for T1D research.
Under the leadership of Gala Chairs, Lauri & Steve Delson and Lauren & Ryan Franke, the 2020 Orange County Dream Gala will take place at the prestigious Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point. The 24th annual JDRF Dream Gala will honor The Gavin Herbert Eye Institute for its renowned, world-class vision research and numerous contributions to the diabetes community.
JDRF is the leading international nonprofit fighting to cure type 1 diabetes (T1D) while also helping those with T1D live healthy lives today. Supported by hundreds of thousands of donors, JDRF raises, invests and drives more funds to T1D research than any organization in the world. As a result, JDRF has played a key role in major T1D advances – drug, device, cell research – that have improved lives and brought us closer to our ultimate goal of a cure. JDRF is mission-driven and serves as an aggressive advocate and educational support for the T1D community. JDRF has staff and volunteers across the United States, has five international affiliates, funds research in more than 20 countries and supports insulin-aid efforts in the U.S. and around the world. Visit jdrf.org to learn more.