DREAMS in the City 

Calendar icon  Date: Thursday, May 6, 2021    clock icon  Time: 6:30pm    location icon   Venue: TBD    dress icon   Attire: Cocktail


We are pleased to announce that this year’s Dreams in the City, will be moving forward on Thursday, May 6, 2021. Please continue to visit this page for more details as we evaluate the best format to host this seminal event in the best interest of all of our attendees.

Thank you for your continued support of our mission and we hope to connect with you at some point in the near future!

Our Dare to Dream Honorees

For the past 15 years, the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation has honored individuals who are dedicated to pushing the needle forward towards a cure for this insidious disease. We look forward to honoring The Goldberg Family, recipients of the Dare to Dream Award.

The Goldberg Family
Amanda, Marc and Denise
Goldberg's Famous Bagels
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Samantha Shanken Baker
Peter Friedfeld
Bonnie Inserra
Meryl Lieberman
Susan Weiner

Young Professionals' Chair
Lindsey Inserra

Host Committee*
Lukas Benjamin*
Dawn Briggs*
Zachary Diamond*
Mia Fasanella*
April Franzino*
Amanda Goldberg*
Dr. Howard Gould
Elisabeth & Matthew Holtzer*

Larry Inserra
Lawrence Inserra, III*
Kathleen Lant
Jessica Lovett*
Sarah McLeod*
Patrick McLaughlin
Dara & Jeremy Melnick
Jennifer Ross*
Dawn & Chris Rotio*

Amy Herman-Schechter &
Matt K. Schechter*
Tracy Silverman
Donna & Ed Sirlin
Jill & Dr. Matthew Teich
Edra & Jonathan Tepper
Roberta & Bruce Waller
Wendy Waller
*Young Professionals' Committee Member

For more information, please contact:

Amy Epstein, Director of Special Events
Diabetes Research Institute Foundation
259 W 30th Street, Suite 402
New York, NY 10001
Direct: 646-475-1572
Office: 212-888-2217
Email: aepstein@drif.org

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