Imagine, the 2023 Annual Release ( Gala with Honorary Chairs Dave and Courtney Martin, is scheduled for April 28 at the Hilton Omaha, 1001 Cass St. and promises to be an inspiring and memorable event.

The evening will be a night of exploration, using the guests combined imaginations to create a path through which people from all walks of life can life safe, together, healthy and free!

Psychiatrist Dr. Curt Thompson, author of The Soul of Shame and The Soul of Desire, will be the speaker, who, with his expertise in neurobiology, will speak about the power of the imagination. He will lead the audience on a journey of understanding current neuroscientific research and how it relates to our daily lives, and how beauty, goodness and truth beckon us to a deeper healing knowledge of ourselves, our neighbor, our society and, ultimately, of God. Expect the unexpected as well as immersive opportunities for imagination and joy. Join Release for a night that will empower the organization to continue growing beauty, goodness and truth throughout the community.

The funds raised at the 2023 Gala will bring hope to hurting youth and families in the community through the Foster Parent Training & Supprt program, mentoring, social work and mental health service.

For information on purchasing a table or sponsorship, email Garth Hilton at or (303) 902-9417.

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