2022 Gala: Please Join Us!

You are invited to the 2022 Wildlife Center of Virginia Gala – an online celebration!

Please join us for Gala Week – October 17 - 21

Join us for a special session with the Center’s resident opossums ... a behind-the-scenes look at ambassador training ... tips for your Gala celebration at “Putting on the Ritz” ... and more.  

Learn more here. 

And the Grand Finale will be on Saturday, October 22

Starting at 6:00 p.m. Eastern, join us for a meet-and-mingle Zoom session with staff and volunteer leaders of the Wildlife Center ... and a session with your 2022 Gala Hosts—the Center’s wildlife ambassadors! Stay tuned for the Gala Finale at 7:30 p.m. Eastern, with Wildlife Center President Ed Clark and senior staff. Join us for an update on the Center’s work, the premiere of this year’s Gala video, and the final countdown for the benefit auction. 

Learn more here. 

Online Benefit Auction

This year’s auction features a dazzling array of works by talented artisans, one-of-a-kind experiences, and many wildlife-themed items. This year’s auction opens for bidding on October 13 at wcv.givesmart.com. 

Proceeds from the Gala help support the life-saving and life-changing work of the Wildlife Center. 

Tickets and sponsorships

There is no charge to register for bidding in the Center’s auction. 

$50 – a ticket [one computer connection] for the Saturday evening Gala
$100 – one all-access pass for Gala Week, including special programs from October 17 through October 21 and the Gala.

Additional sponsorship packages are available!  Learn more and purchase now at wcv.givesmart.com