Enjoy a romantic evening of dinner and dancing at our annual Valentine's Gala Fundraiser!

Ticket Sales are OPEN!

NEW! For you convenience, we have launched our event website at the link below where you can buy tickets and sponsorships with no additional fees. You can also preview the silent auction items and donation opportunities before the event. Enjoy the convenience of smartphone bidding and automatic checkout during the event.


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On Saturday, February 9, 2019, The Columbia Town Center Rotary Club will host the "Valentine’s Gala" to raise funds for local programs and charities that help citizens in crisis and mentor and educate children and youth in Howard County and beyond. A fun evening of dancing and dining, the "Valentine’s Gala" will be held from 6:30PM until 11:30PM at Turf Valley Resort in Ellicott City, MD. Live music will be provided by The NightLife Band and the cost per ticket is $100. Special rates on hotel accommodations are available from Turf Valley Resort for those wanting a getaway weekend.

Proceeds from this event go directly to the Columbia Town Center Rotary Club Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) organization (EIN 20-2858354). Our foundation supports community service projects, programs and organizations that support children and families in need, education and mentoring, and services to citizens in crisis in Howard County and abroad.


Community Outreach Organizations & Projects We Support

Running Brook Elementary School Food for Kids Project
Our House - Residential Workforce Training Center
Disaster Aid
Open Doors Food Pantry
Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center, Inc.
Cervical Cancer Project
Community Action Council of Howard County
Athelas Institute, Inc.
Howard Community College Scholarships
Bridges to Housing Stability
Rotary Dictionary Project
Rebuilding Together
Rotary International Paul Harris Foundation
Patapsco Heritage Greenway
Leadership Howard County Scholarships
Winter Growth
Howard County Summer Enrichment Program
Hope Works
Howard County Animal Shelter
Gilchrist Hospice Services
Howard County League of Women Voters
Backpacks and School Supplies for Nigerian Orphans
NAMI Howard County
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation