The Governors’ Gold Awards
Saturday, October 21, 2017, Oregon Convention Center
The Governors’ Gold Awards is an annual high-profile, corporate and community, dinner event. This is an outstanding opportunity to join Oregon’s Governors and pay tribute to the individuals, companies, organizations, and communities that have contributed to the greatness of Oregon. All proceeds benefit Special Olympics Oregon.
About Special Olympics Oregon
Special Olympics Oregon provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children, youth and adults living with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy, and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Reception & Silent Auction 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Sip, taste and mingle as you listen to live soft jazz and set your sights on one (or more) items from the expanded silent auction and wine wall. Plus, make sure you don’t get out bid! Follow along and get instant alerts with our mobile bidding option to make sure you take that special auction prize home. All proceeds benefit Special Olympics Oregon.
Dinner, Awards and Live Auction 7:00 – 9:30 p.m.
Featuring Master of Ceremonies Drew Carney from KGW-TV, the evening will feature performances by Special Olympics Oregon athletes and recognize this year’s awardees who have contributed to Oregon’s greatness.
Live DJ, Dancing & Fun (Located in Oregon Ballroom) 9:30 – 11:30 p.m.
Not ready to call it a night? Then hit the dance floor and show your moves with live music from Stumptown DJ’s to dance the night away!
Location: Oregon Convention Center, Oregon Ballroom
Governor Kate Brown
Governor John Kitzhaber
Governor Ted Kulongoski
Governor Barbara Roberts
Oregon Health & Science University
Meyer Memorial Trust and Doug Stamm
The Papé Group, Inc.
The Al and Pat Reser Civic Leadership Award Sue Kupillas Civic Leader, Medford, Oregon
Official Media Sponsor
The Portland Business Journal
Gerry Frank’s Konditorei
Ivey Performance Marketing
Oregon Convention Center & Pacificwild Catering
Point Blank Distributing
Print & Promotional Imaging
RAM Media, Inc.
R.B. Pamplin Corporation
Rex Production & Post
Sharon Knorr Productions
Willamette Valley Vineyards