The 14th Annual Gala is sponsored by Column of Hope - Chiari & Syringomyelia Research Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) organization.
This year, it will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2016, from 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM, at the Buffalo Marriott Niagara, 1340 Millersport Hwy, Amherst, NY 14221. This is a different venue from the past several years.
Net proceeds of the Gala fund important research activities involving Chiari malformation, syringomyelia, neuropathic pain, spinal cord injuries, and related conditions. Previous Galas have funded research that produced major publications in prestigious medical and scientific journals, with more to come.