Illuminations Luncheon

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Friday, November 8, 2019
Sheraton Hotel, Seattle 



80+ immune system diseases have met their match 

Type 1 diabetes, multiple sclerosis, allergies, asthma, Crohn's disease and many others are all immune system diseases that strike 1 in 15 Americans. Because autoimmune diseases are connected, so is the way we’re fighting them. Each breakthrough we make brings us one step closer to winning the fight for the 23 million Americans suffering from these lifelong, chronic diseases. Progress against one is progress against them all. BRING IT ON.

Join the fight on Friday, November 8th by attending the Illuminations Luncheon. Hear BRI researchers reveal their breakthrough discoveries in diagnosing, treating and even preventing autoimmune diseases. 

No registration fees. We want everyone interested in learning about BRI to be able to attend. As this is a fundraising event, a suggested minimum donation of $250 will be requested at the lunch. 

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

CONTACT US: Virginia Mason Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Benaroya Research Insitute (BRI). For event questions, call 206-223-7521 or email

VISIT: For more information about BRI, visit or Facebook/BenaroyaResearch

Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason

Illuminations Luncheon

Illuminations Luncheon participants from left: Diane St. John, Illuminations Luncheon Chair,
Steve Raible, emcee & KIRO 7 Eyewitness News Anchor, and Jane Buckner, MD, BRI President.