Build A Dream

Honoring Sandra E. Timmons
Sponsored by FTI Consulting and Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Wednesday, December 4, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Kirkland & Ellis LLP, 601 Lexington Avenue, Floor 50 New York, NY 10022 

As President of A Better Chance, Sandra E. Timmons has significantly expanded its national footprint, improved student outcomes, and increased visibility.  During her 16-year tenure, Ms. Timmons translated strategy into action that has transformed the organization.  Her thoughtful leadership, high standards, energy and passion for the mission have paved the way for thousands of talented young people to improve dramatically the future of our society.

On Wednesday, December 4th, A Better Chance will honor Sandra and our stalwart supporters—all of whom played a role in raising the sights of this terrific organization over the last 16 years.  Please join us to celebrate all that is great about A Better Chance at this pivotal time in its history by investing in the 2,000+ Scholars we serve now.



Champion Patron
Barbara and Peter Georgescu 

Alumni Patron
Althea Beaton Ducard and Malik Ducard 

Scholar Patron
Laurie and Peter Allan Atkins
Bruce Breimer
Bertha I. Coombs
Innisfree M&A Incorporated
Theo M. Killion
Ronald R. and Mary H. Pressman
Erv and Louise Shames
David R. Smith
Dmitri and Renee Stockton
Kurt and Roxanna Van Wagenen

Trailblazing Patron
Kelsey and Tim Johnson
Tim and Deborah McChristian

Legacy Patron
Khary P. Barnes
Vivian O. Berger, Esq.
BNY Mellon
CCS Fundraising
Dr. Walter K. Clair
Charles and Phoebe Dey
Gregory and Jill Durant
Darrell L. and Melenese Ford
Michael C. Ford
Jillian E. Joseph, Esq.
Dr. Karen Ruth McAlmon
Jacqueline V. McKinney
Adrian Perry

TD Bank
Tracey and Phillip Riese