Medic One Foundation Lifesavers Gala 2019

November 2019

For the second year in a row, GFS Events was contracted to manage and execute Medic One Foundation’s Lifesavers’ Gala. This complicated 500 person event included an evening of fine dining, exciting auctions, raffles, dessert dash and a raise the paddle to raise money for our region’s firefighters and paramedics who respond every day to catastrophic disasters and medical emergencies. GFS Events coordinated procurement efforts, volunteer management and stage management for the event. The event was a Moulin Rouge themed event and raised a record $650,000 for the Medic One Foundation.
Fun Fact
We originally had a performers scheduled to be swinging 12 feet high for guests to enjoy, but decided to keep all performers with their feet on the ground and not in the air!