Location & Event Details

An Evening for Hope

The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner1700 Tysons Boulevard, Tysons, VA, USA Date: May 11, 2019 Time: 5:30 p.m. Attire: Cocktail Attire Suggested Parking:

Free Valet or Self-Parking

Make a reservation to stay at The Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner for An Evening for Hope.
For guests that would prefer to book over the phone, please call 1-800-241-3333 and mention An Evening for Hope Children’s Inn Room Block. The cutoff date is April 11, 2019.

Event Countdown


6:00 – 7:00 Welcoming Reception

6:45 Doors Open for Dinner

7:00-9:00 Dinner and Program

9:30 After Party



For questions or more information about An Evening for Hope, please email [email protected].

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Buy 1 ticket for $25, or 5 for $100.





When you attend The Children’s Inn at NIH’s Evening for Hope Gala, you enter an area where photography, audio, and video recording may occur. 

By entering the event premises, you consent to interview(s), photography, audio recording, video recording and its/their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on websites, social media, or any other purpose by The Children’s Inn and its affiliates and representatives as well as attending media outlets. 

Images, photos and/or videos may be used to promote similar The Children’s Inn at NIH events in the future, highlight the event and exhibit the capabilities of The Children’s Inn at NIH. You release The Children’s Inn at NIH, its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication and use of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or or sound recordings. By entering the event premises, you waive all rights you may have to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any use, exhibition, streaming, web casting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such use, exhibiting, broadcasting, web casting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken by The Children’s Inn at NIH or the person or entity designated to do so by The Children’s Inn, including media. You have been fully informed of your consent, waiver of liability and release before entering the event. For any questions related to this policy, contact [email protected].








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Dessert & Coffee



Raise the Paddle

Early Access Red Carpet Reception





Photo Booth

Charging Station

Children's Art

Raffle Partner

Table Sponsor

AbleVets, The Alperstein Family, Atlas Research, CALIBRE Systems, Inc., CDW-G, Cisco Systems, Inc., Cognosante, Compusearch, CVP, The EMMES Corp., Govplace, Grant Thornton, Hendall Inc., Intel Corporation, Iron Bow Technologies, NetApp Inc., NetImpact Strategies Inc., Red River, Remark Systems & DSFederal, Sage Communications, Triumph Enterprises, Inc.

Family Sponsor

Brillient Corporation, Columbus Technologies and Services, Inc., Publicis Sapient, TeraThink

Coat Check Sponsor

NTT DATA Services Federal

Rising Star Sponsor

BLH Technologies, Inc., Enterprise Resource Performance Incorporated

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