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American Family Children's Hospital

Wisconsin United in Hope • United in Celebration
United in Supporting the University of Wisconsin’s Gynecologic Oncology Program


Please join us for a special evening. Learn how cancer research, effective screening, prevention and improved treatment can make a difference in the lives of all women.


Friday, October 23, 2015 • 6pm
Madison Marriott West
1313 John Q Hammons Drive, Middleton


The event includes a sit-down dinner, silent and live auction, a program featuring patients and caregivers of the UW Carbone Cancer Center and the Division of Gynecologic Oncology in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.


The menu will feature braised short ribs with a red-wine demi glaze and mashed potatoes, or butternut squash ravioli with arugula, caramelized onions, walnuts and browned butter with sage. You will be asked to indicate your choice during registration.


A Special Note About Table Captains


Become a table captain! Gather your friends, family and colleagues to form a table of 10. Table captains will be recognized in the print program that evening. Contact Beth Pinkerton for more information at or (608) 261-1707.


Staying Overnight in Madison?


A special rate of $119 is available at the Madison Marriott West for Sparkle of Hope guests. Reservations may be made by calling 888-745-2032 and requesting a room within the "Sparkle of Hope Gala" room block. Reservations must be made on or before October 2, 2015, in order to be eligible for the group rate. Book your group rate for Sparkle of Hope



About Sparkle of Hope

Hope, Celebration, Support


Sparkle of Hope is a unique celebration of women whose lives have been touched by gynecologic cancers. Funds from the event directly support innovative research taking place at the University of Wisconsin.


View photos of last year’s event and see how donations make a difference


Sparkle of Hope Sponsors

With Gratitude


Sponsors to Sparkle of Hope make a significant difference for the future of gynecologic cancer research, and we are grateful. View sponsors of our 2015 event

Sparkle of Hope Community Members

It Takes a Village


Sparkle of Hope is made possible thanks to the time and talent of numerous individuals. We are grateful for their commitment to helping change the future. Learn more

UW Dept of Ob/Gyn spacer UW Carbone Cancer Center