2024 South Carolina Gala

May 11, 2024, Greenville, SC
6:00 pm

2024 South Carolina Gala

May 11, 2024, Greenville, SC
6:00 pm


Join us for a night of fun and fundraising as we gather to honor our mothers and caregivers! The annual Breakthrough T1D Gala is the perfect opportunity to celebrate the T1D community while raising critical funds for T1D research. This year, we are especially excited to recognize the ones that we couldn’t do it without, our incredible mothers and caregivers! The Mother of all Galas will feature a seated dinner, silent and live auctions, our signature Fund a Cure program, and of course an after party! We hope you will join us for this incredible night and help us drive life changing research for the T1D community!

Event Leadership

Jared Back

Cathy Chang

Jerry Chang

Cathy Christy

Lillian Fant

Courtney Fincher-Foster

Donny Harris

Kris Knopf

Caroline Leadmon

Kristina Loughrey

Alex Roy

Eliza Roy

Kim Roy

Lori Schur

Jeshua Scott

Loraine Smith

Abby Sutterlin

Kendell Sutterlin

Clay Walsh

Sharon Youkey

Wall Of Hope

George T. Lewis, Jr. Foundation

Ms. Kathie Hoppe

H. English and Ermine Cater Robinson Foundation

South Carolina Physicians Care Charity, Inc.

Civil Engineering of Columbia

Mr. John Felder, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Brad and Lori Schur

Dr. Jerry and Mrs. Sharon Youkey

Mr. and Mrs. Alex and Kim Roy

Polydeck Screen Corporation

Stephen Colbert Americone Dream Fund

Mr. and Mrs. Dave and Kathy Smoley

Mr. and Mrs. Marc and Loraine Smith

Mr. and Mrs. Paul and Susan Rankin

Laura E. duPont Foundation

Table Hosts

Lillian Fant

Mr. and Mrs. Alex and Kim Roy

Event Details

The Gala will be hosted at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Greenville.

We have a discounted hotel rate for those traveling from outside the Upstate or those that just want a staycation! Rooms can be reserved through this link.


We welcome you to Greenville on the weekend of May 11th for The Mother of all Galas and encourage you to check out Artisphere while you’re here!

Artisphere is Greenville’s premier art festival and the perfect opportunity to explore the city’s charming downtown area. The festival will take place May 10-12 and you can visit their website for more information!


May 11, 2024
Starts: 6:00 PM
Hyatt Regency
Greenville, SC 29601
Megan Ritchie
Georgia and South Carolina Chapter
Mail donations to:

PO Box 1551
Hagerstown, MD 21741-1551


Presenting Sponsor

Wall of Hope & Fund a Cure Sponsor

Hope Sponsor

After Party Sponsor

Dream Sponsors

Wish Sponsors