2017 Events

The Virginia Mason Foundation holds five major fundraising events each year to benefit patients and programs at Virginia Mason, Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason, and Bailey-Boushay House. These events are made possible by thousands of generous donors and volunteers from our community, and help raise support, educate and inspire participants
  • Chef's Dinner
  • Dreambuilders' Ball
  • Boeing Classic
  • Grapes on the Green
  • Illuminations Luncheon

Dreambuilders' 2017

Dreambuilders’ 2017

Dreambuilders' 2017 raised $1.25 million to support the work of the Neuroscience Institute at Virginia Mason.

(From left:) Dreambuilders’ Co-Chairs Dr. Misho and Katerina Hubka and Mark Dederer.

Towboat Invitational

Towboat Invitational

Corporate sponsors Foss Maritime Company and Sause Bros. hosted the Towboat Invitational golf event, raising $283,000 to benefit Virginia Mason and the Boys & Girls Club of Southwestern Oregon.

Grapes on the Green

Grapes on the Green

During Boeing Classic Week, Grapes on the Green raised nearly $440,000, benefiting Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason.

Chefs' Dinner

Chefs' Dinner

Guests at Chefs’ Dinner enjoyed great food prepared by local chefs and raised $357,000 to benefit Bailey-Boushay House.

Illuminations Luncheon

Illuminations Luncheon

The Illuminations luncheon raised $160,000, benefiting Benaroya Research Institute (BRI) at Virginia Mason.

(From left) Carla DewBerry, BRI board chair; Jane Buckner, MD, BRI president; Steve Raible, emcee; Catherine Zimmerman, BRI board member and Illuminations Luncheon chair; and Lori Carter, patient speaker.