Chairs announced for Childhelp’s annual ‘Drive the Dream’ gala

Serving as chairs for the 12th annual Childhelp "Drive the Dream" gala in 2016 are, from left, Deborah Pshebniski, Char Hubble and Erika Williams.

Serving as chairs for the 12th annual Childhelp “Drive the Dream” gala in 2016 are, from left, Deborah Pshebniski, Char Hubble and Erika Williams.

Childhelp® is pleased to announce the chairs for the 12th Annual Childhelp Drive the Dream Gala

Community Leaders Char Hubble, Deborah Pshebniski, and Erika Williams will lend their  support to the event through planning, fundraising and generating awareness.

Dr. Stacie J. Stephenson DC, CNS, DABAAHP, FAARM and Richard J Stephenson of Cancer Treatment Centers of America are serving as honorary chairs. Bob and Pat Bondurant of Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving will serve as gala special advisors.

Childhelp Drive the Dream Gala “A Night of Wonderment” will take place on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 at the Arizona Biltmore.  The reception will begin at 6 p.m. followed by dinner, live entertainment and dancing.

“We are blessed to have these amazing women as part of the Childhelp Drive the Dream Gala,” said Sara O’Meara, co-founder, CEO and chairwoman of the board for Childhelp.

“Each has insurmountable passion, knowledge and experience with charity events and Yvonne and I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you for agreeing to be our Dream Team!”

According to national statistics, an average of five children die each day as a result of abuse or neglect and that is five too many.  A report of child abuse is made every 10 seconds and nearly 3.3 million reports of child abuse are made annually. Childhelp’s programs work to combat these issues daily.

The Childhelp Drive the Dream Gala is the nonprofit’s largest annual fundraiser benefiting Childhelp’s programs and services in Arizona.  For tickets or sponsorship information, contact Natalie Hood at 480-922-8212 or

Since 1959, Childhelp® has brought the light of hope and healing into the lives of countless children as a leading national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping at-risk children. Childhelp’s programs and services include residential treatment services, children’s advocacy centers, therapeutic foster care and adoption agencies, group homes and child abuse prevention, education and training.

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