Children cannot fight cancer and blood disorders without



491 Bloomfield Avenue, Suite 104

Montclair, NJ 07042

The event will include an open bar

and passed hors d'oeuvres.


Admission 21 years or older - Business casual


6:00pm - 8:30pm Hors d'oeuvres service

6:00pm - 9:30pm Open bar


Should there be severe weather the day of event, it will be rescheduled for Saturday, February 3, 2018.


6:00PM - 10:00PM



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Every day 43 CHILDREN are diagnosed with cancer, and LEUKEMIA is the most common cancer among children and adolescents.


In partnership with The Valerie Fund (TVF) and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), proceeds from the gallery opening will directly benefit these children through supportive care. Programs include art therapy, counseling, a week at overnight camp, and many more services that promote healing and allow kids to feel like kids.


The event will feature curated artwork from regional and
world-renowned artists, as well as a live musical performance by JazzHouse Kids.

Benefiting these organizations
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Both are 501(c)(3) organizations, and all monetary donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by tax laws. Please check with your financial advisor if you have more questions.

Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

The DeSalvo Family

Platinum Sponsors

Artshines Partners

Silver Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

The Clarke Family

Bobbi Brown and
Steven Plofker

Jonathan Alter

NBC News

Each year The Valerie Fund supports over 6,000 children and their families dealing with the social, emotional, developmental, and physical challenges associated with pediatric cancer and blood disorders. Seven Valerie Fund Children’s Centers are located in major hospitals throughout New Jersey, New York, and metro Philadelphia.

The mission of Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. LLS exists to find cures and ensure access to treatments for blood cancer patients.

The Bravitas Group, Inc. is a Montclair, NJ based firm founded by Robert H. Silver and Rhonda A. Silver in 2006, with the goal of having a positive impact on the local community. The company realizes this vision mainly through real estate and other entrepreneurial projects and philanthropy. Specifically, Bravitas: creates, gives back, supports, and invests. The Bravitas Group along with the The Silver Family Foundation are long time supporters of The Valerie Fund. 

Based in Montclair, NJ, Radius Digital Science was founded by–and for–highly skilled scientific storytellers, with a clear vision of providing the most effective, accurate scientific communications for the healthcare industry. Our primary responsibilities are to those we produce education for: patients and their loved ones caring for them, and the healthcare professionals seeking to understand the difference between therapies. For these reasons and more the work we produce is executed with dedication and reverence. ArtShines is our way of getting involved, first-hand, and giving back to this special group in our community. 


Bronze Sponsors

The Pothacamury Family