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Art of the Brain 15th Anniversary Gala:
The Art of Survival - Honoring Our First Responders
UCLA Schoenberg Hall Auditorium and Courtyard
Saturday, September 27, 2014
6:30 P.M.
Join us on September 27, 2014 to celebrate Art of the Brain's 15th Anniversary Gala.  We will show our solidarity with the courageous men and women facing brain cancer and pay tribute to the unforgettable individuals we have sadly lost.  We will celebrate their talent and zest for life with a festival of gourmet food and wine.  There will also be a fabulous raffle and special performances.


$300/person by 9/2/2014
$325/person after 9/2/2014
$5/Raffle Ticket

For information, please call 310.825.5074.

Click on the links below to view the invitation and RSVP card:

2014 Invitation

2014 RSVP





Corporate Partners



Special thanks to the sponsors of our 2013 Gala

for their support in making our event a success!


2013 Corporate Sponsors

Gy and Jadi Waldron 
Jennifer and Robert Lopata
Joan and Gerald Doren
Gang, Tyre, Ramer & Brown
George and Karen Grengs
Judi and Roy Kaufman
Ann Ramer
Richard Dean Anderson
Joyce and William Bromiley
Marlene and David Capell
Danelian Family
Clint Eastwood
Dr. Xiao-Tang Kong and Honglin Du
Geoffry and Benedicta Oblath
Arlene Spiegelman
Bunny Wasser and Howard Bernstein
Art of the Brain wishes to thank all of our sponsors for their support!

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 05:33:26 GMT (io9)
Miguel Reyes fights brain tumor with help of Concord school family
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:44:16 GMT (The Elkhart Truth)
The Mayor of Miller Park walks against brain cancer
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:19:26 GMT (CHS Capitol Hill Seattle)
Black bear with 'weird behavior' had brain tumor, autopsy shows
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:13:34 GMT (Orlando Sentinel)
Pet goldfish undergoes surgery to remove brain tumor
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News anchor Dave Benton diagnosed with brain cancer, tells viewers he has ...
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UP CLOSE: Baby Raeven's brain tumor removed
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For Children With the Most Common Malignant Brain Tumor, New Reason for ...
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:15:55 GMT (Huffington Post)
South Bend firefighter battles brain cancer with positive attitude
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:50:51 GMT (WSBT)
10-year-old goldfish survives brain tumor removal, expected to live another 20 ...
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:14:52 GMT (Treehugger)

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