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David Ortiz Children's Fund Gala will be June 15

The second annual David Ortiz Children’s Fund Gala will be June 15 at the Mandarin Oriental in Boston. Please note the date change.

The event will benefit the David Ortiz Children’s Fund. The Fund, in partnership with MassGeneral Hospital for Children and the World Pediatric Project, provides critical pediatric healthcare to children in New England and the Dominican Republic.

Tickets are available for the island-inspired evening, where guests will have the opportunity to mix with Boston’s biggest names in sports and entertainment. There will be a Dominican-themed cocktail reception, live Latin music and dance entertainment as well as a three-course seated dinner, all hosted by Ortiz.

Guests will have access to an exclusive silent and live auction featuring memorabilia and experiences.

The event starts at 6:30 p.m. General admission is $350 per person or $650 per pair through April 30 then $400 per person or $750 per pair starting May 1.

VIP Tickets (which include an autographed David Ortiz baseball and a photo opportunity with Ortiz) are $900 per person through April 30, $950 per person starting May 1.

To reserve tickets, to go davidortiz.eventbrite. Tables and sponsorship opportunities are available by contacting Alexis Walberg of Radegen Sports Management at (212) 727-2142 or AWalberg@radegen.com.

The David Ortiz Children’s Fund is a registered 501(c)(3) public charity. All donations are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law. The Fund has currently netted over $1.75 million and provided over 200 children with live-saving heart surgery in the Dominican Republic.

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