Transforming Lives Gala
August 18, 2023 at The Depot Minneapolis



Registration and Festivities, Cocktail Reception,
Silent Auction, Wine & Spirits Wall

6:30 - 8:00PM
Dinner Begins, Dreammaker Awards,
Live Auction and Full Program
(Silent Auction closes at 8:30PM)

Cocktails and Dessert, Music from Good for Gary  

Parking Available Onsite at The Depot:

The Depot Minneapolis, 3rd Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN, USA

Donate Now

Help our cause by contributing to our Fund-A-Need efforts
No act of generosity is too small to make a difference.

-$10,000 gift you support innovative community programs like our partnership with Inver Hills Community College.

-$5,000 you can help support animal therapy all year long.

-$1,000 you will support the installation of ceiling lifts.

-$500 you help with transportation costs to get to doctors appointments, community events and family gatherings.

-$250 you can help fill a kitchen with adaptive utensils.

-$100 endless opportunities of support.

About the Gala

Join us as we transform lives and help us by funding life giving supports. We cannot do it without your help and appreciate your sponsorship dollars and advocacy. Help us support critical priorities by attending the Gala and supporting people with disabilities and the loving staff who care for them daily. 

Living Well Disability Services is committed to meeting the needs of everyone we serve, and dollars raised through events like the Gala help us provide exceptional services including:

  • Supporting and recruiting new staff in a staffing crisis.
  • Nursing and Therapy services onsite and in home.
  • Providing wellness activities.
  • Offering increased accessibility.
  • Getting into and involved in community.


Hosted By

Living Well Disability Services
Questions, please contact Heather Heier

Transforming Lives Gala

The Depot Minneapolis, 3rd Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN, USA

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Presenting Sponsors - $20,000

Transforming Lives Signature Sponsors - $15,000



Living Well Sponsors - $10,000




Exceptional Services Sponsor - $5,000


Remarkable Abilities Sponsor - $2,500


Dawn & Paul Kessler

Tom & Jean Heinsen

Michael Morrow & Katherine MacKinnon

Lisa Adelmann


Heart of the Community Sponsor - $1000


JoAnne Zoff


Gala Table Host $1,250

Steve Polski

Sydney Polski

Beth Ryan 

Kevin & Julie Fossum

Teri & Steve Velner & Frances & Michael McCloskey                   

Bill Perpich

Hughes Family

The Brew Crew

Jodi Roberts

Tony & Lisa DeRose

George & Margaret Crolick

Leslie & Kevin Pleasant

Peggy Eck