Feb 26

SOLD OUT - United Way's Red Carpet Gala - An Alice in Wonderland Themed Oscar Viewing party

6 p.m. VIP Entrance; 7 p.m. General Admission  |  Fundraiser

Indiana Roof Ballroom
140 W. Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

The auction is now up and running. To look at the items and to start bidding, click here.

Please join us for United Way of Central Indiana's annual fundraiser, celebrating the wonderment of Alice in Wonderland.

Venture down the rabbit hole to a world of whimsy, featuring wonderful activities, complimentary beer and wine, music by the Endless Summer Band and a silent auction. Following, a three-course dinner will be served during a live telecast of the Academy Awards. 

Pre-sale tickets start at just $75 or make it an extra special evening by purchasing the Tea Party VIP Experience. Our maddest hatters will enjoy light hors d'oeuvres, special signature cocktail, three-course dinner, complimentary beer and wine, separate lounge and access to games of wonder.

Proceeds benefit United Way's education programs. 


Sophia's Bridal and Tux is offering a Tuxedo rental deal. A portion of every tuxedo rental will benefit United Way's education programs.  

Don't be late for this very important date! Pre-sale ticket prices increase January 1. 

Did you know that your ticket purchase may be tax deductible? Learn more

Interested in donating an item to the silent auction to benefit United Way's education programs? Click here to complete the form.

Thanks to our sponsors:




















Table Sponsors

Accent Indy, a DMC Network Company

BMO Harris Bank


Faegre Baker Daniels LLP

Lilly Endowment Inc.

RJE business interiors


Special thanks to artists Rolando DeCastro, Bob East and Amanda Swanson for lending their talent to the evening. 

2016 Red Carpet Gala Video

2016 Red Carpet Gala Photos

United Way needs volunteers for its ReadUP tutoring program. Can you spare one hour a week to help 3rd graders catch up to their classmates?

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