Washington Area Chapter Presents


Join us Saturday, April 21, 2018 as we embark on the 3rd Annual Childhelp Shining Stars Gala. This spectacular evening will fill the hearts of the children benefitting from the programs and services provided by the Childhelp Alice C. Tyler Village with light and hope. Enjoy cocktails, dinner and dancing along with one of a kind live entertainment in the company of our community’s most influential and philanthropic leaders.

Event Chairs: Jane and Rich Hozik, and Shelley and Pete Mandanis

Emcee: John O’Hurley, Childhelp Celebrity Ambassador

Date & Time: Saturday, April 21, 2018 – 6:30 p.m.

Where: The Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner – 1700 Tysons Boulevard, Tysons Corner, VA

Attire: Black Tie Preferred

Proceeds benefit the Childhelp Alice C. Tyler Village located near Culpeper, VA, a residential treatment facility which provides a safe and nurturing environment to severely abused and neglected children, as well as to the Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline (1-800-4-A-CHILD), a 24/7 crisis intervention lifeline staffed by master level counselors offering life-saving information and referrals.

Founded in 1959 by Sara O’Meara and Yvonne Fedderson, Childhelp is one of the largest and oldest non-profit organizations dedicated to the intervention, treatment and prevention of child abuse and neglect.

How can you help?

  • Purchase tickets to attend – tickets will be available for online purchase through April 20, 2018
  • Invite your clients, colleagues or friends to attend
  • Make a donation – every contribution directly impacts our children
  • Donate items for auctions and raffle – click here

To make your room reservations at The Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner, click here. Please use the Group Code when booking online: CGRCGRA. Deadline to reserve at the group rate is March 30, 2018. You can also reserve your room by calling 1-800-241-3333.

For more information please contact Jane Hozik at 703-406-4727 or jahozik@hotmail.com