Illuminations Luncheon
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Illuminations Luncheon

Illuminations Luncheon participants from left: Carla DewBerry, BRI Board Chair, Jane Buckner, MD, BRI President, Steve Raible, emcee, Catherine Zimmerman, BRI Board Member and
Illuminations Luncheon Chair, and Lori Carter, patient speaker. 

Donors Provide Record-Breaking Support for Research 

Nearly 400 guests gathered at the BRI Illuminations luncheon on Friday, October 27 and donated a record $160,000 to support the Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason (BRI). The event featured Jane Buckner, MD, President of BRI, presenting how BRI takes on all allergies and autoimmune diseases. Lori Carter shared her challenges of living with Lupus and how it affects everyone in her life.

WERE YOU UNABLE TO ATTEND? You can still join the fight by making a gift today.

CONTACT US: For more information please visit or call the BRI Illuminations Luncheon event manager at 206-583-6514 or email