8th Annual Hope Gala Benefiting Operation Kindness

Sunday, April 24, 2016
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Sambuca Uptown Dallas
2120 McKinney Ave
Dallas, TX 75201
hope gala

Sunday, April 24, 2016
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Sambuca Restaurant, Uptown Dallas

Join us for our 8th Annual Hope Gala benefiting Operation Kindness! Enjoy an elegant and intimate evening of dinner and dancing with music from Ricki Derek and the Vegas 6, delectable cocktails, and gourmet cuisine.

All guests enjoy a plated four-course dinner, open bar with top shelf spirits, and reserved seating. Sponsors and their guests enjoy prime seating, raffle tickets, and admission to the VIP Martini Reception.

Over the last seven years, the Hope Gala has raised more than $1,000,000 to provide medical treatment, food, and shelter for thousands of homeless animals at Operation Kindness. 

This event is SOLD OUT!


Live Auction Highlights!

- Distinctive Dining: Enjoy dinners at 13 of the hottest and best restaurants in DFW, including Stephen Pyles, Sevy's Grill, Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck, Shinsei, Savor, Bob's Steak & Chop, and more!

- 4 Platinum Tickets to the Dallas Mavericks game of your choice in the upcoming season, plus parking

- Round of Golf for 4 at the ultra-exclusive Preston Trail Golf Club, followed by lunch with the donor, Mike McCoy



Hope Gala Grand Raffle

Our Dream Vacation Raffle is SOLD OUT!

Sand, Snow or Sightseeing: Choose Your Fantasy Fairmont Vacation!

As the lucky winner of our Dream Vacation Raffle, you and your guest will relish four days and three nights of luxurious accommodations at the Fairmont Hotel or Resort of your choice in the United States, plus roundtrip airfare for two! Choose from 12 cities including San Francise, Newport Beach, Chicago, Sonoma, Boston, Santa Monica, Washington D.C., Seattle, Scottsdale, and more. 

Click here for a full list of participating hotels. 



Thank you to our event sponsors! 

Gold Sponsors

Joni & Mike McCoy


Silver Sponsors

Frances Allen

Wally & Shelley Ballard

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLC

Jack Knox

Darci & Randy Iola

Liz Barber Morrow

Ann Parrish

Elizabeth Ann Schrupp & Bob Gray

Bronze Sponsors

Albin Roach, PLLC

Linda Chapa

CityVet Addison

Barbara Eliasz

Good Life Wealth Management, LLC

Hailstone Insurance Group

Dr. and Mrs. Scott & Cathy Janke

Kristine Kucera


Recycle 2 Support

ReedMitchell Agency

Don & Pat Rowland

Robert & Mary Trimble

Terry Troutman

United-Classic Auction Services


VIP Cocktail Reception Sponsor

Madelaine Pfau & Charles Jones


We're sorry, the deadline for buying tickets for this event has passed.