2018-05-17 / Mainsheet

Men Who Make A Difference Gala


Dr. Robin Wallace and Daniel Baker Dr. Robin Wallace and Daniel Baker The 2018 Men Who Make a Difference Gala raised more than $40,000 for the Women's Resource Center. The event supports the center’s domestic violence prevention advocacy, education, and support services. WRC's Development Director, Gregory Thompson, led a moving call to action with a speech about being a child witness to violence.

More than 250 guests were in attendance on April 27 at Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina. The event also celebrated the 17 men who were chosen as this year’s honorees as Men Who Make a Difference. They included Newport locals Paul Leys, Frank and Mike Newsome, Seneca Pender, Nathan Tilman and Dr. Robin Wallace.



Keri and Dr. Nate Tilman Keri and Dr. Nate Tilman

Emlin Drayton and Dr. Joan Johnson-Frese 
© Michaelangelo Photos Emlin Drayton and Dr. Joan Johnson-Frese © Michaelangelo Photos

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