An Evening For Hope 2024

To benefit The Children’s Inn

Please join The Children’s Inn at NIH community and Washington, D.C. area top business leaders for our signature annual event, An Evening for Hope, at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner, VA, on Saturday, April 27, 2024, at 5:30 p.m. The Gala includes a cocktail reception, silent auction, gourmet dinner, and live auction.

The Gala supports the mission of The Inn to provide “A Place Like Home” to children, teens, and young adults with rare and serious diseases whose best hope for a diagnosis or treatment is an NIH clinical research study. An Evening for Hope highlights The Inn’s role as a partner in hope and discovery with the NIH and its groundbreaking work. Inn families participating in NIH clinical research studies play a vital role in improving health worldwide.

Event Details

  • Please Note:
    • Venue: The Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner, 1700 Tysons Blvd., McLean, VA, 22102
    • Attire: Cocktail, Black Tie welcome
    • Parking: Valet parking is available for $25 per car or $49 per car for overnight guests. Self-parking during the event is complimentary courtesy of Fors Marsh. Overnight self-parking is available for $19 per car. 

The winner will be randomly selected and announced on Saturday, April 27 ✨ You do not need to be present to win. Tickets are valid through April 27, 2025.

2024 Event Sponsors








Abt Global
Lois Alperstein
Alpha Omega
Connsci, LLC
Dynanet Corporation
Hendall Inc.
ITCON Services, LLC
Pamela and David Kanstoroom
Red River Technology
Zoe Sharp
U.S. News & World Report