Insurance Society of Philadelphia Independence Gala
The Insurance Society of Philadelphia’s Independence Gala is the premier fundraising and networking event celebrating the insurance and risk management industry, our local community and the leaders and organizations who embody its highest ideals and to continue our legacy of public service and saving lives.
Gala proceeds benefit the Insurance Society’s 100th Anniversary Scholarship Fund by providing scholarships to local risk management and insurance students to help educate the next generation of industry professionals.
In addition, the Independence Gala supports the Philadelphia Fire Department’s Citizens for Fire Prevention Program through Text-to-Pledge donations made during the evening. Donations fund in the purchase and installation of smoke detectors in homes throughout the city in hopes of saving lives.
Lastly, the Insurance Society utilizes the Independence Gala as a platform to honor a key contributor in the insurance community by granting the Distinguished Leadership Award. The Award recognizes one who demonstrates exemplary leadership, has promoted the stature of the insurance and associated industries in the community, and global marketplace, and who has provided ongoing support to community events and charitable enterprises.
†The Insurance Society of Philadelphia is a 501 (c) 3) organization. Your contribution to the Independence Gala is deductible for Federal Income Tax purposes for the amount in excess of the value of goods and services provided to you. The value of the Gala is $165.00 per person, or $1,650 per table of 10.
Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 5:30 PM
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
For parking or valet, use 1200 Filbert Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
5:30 PM Cocktail Reception - Grand Ballroom Foyer
5:30 PM VIP Cocktail Reception with the Distinguished Leadership Award Recipient
7:00 PM Call to Dinner – Welcome Remarks
This event is Business Attire/Black-Tie Optional (Business Suits, Cocktail Attire).
For more information regarding the Insurance Society of Philadelphia, please visit InsuranceSociety.org