$8,000 Raised For JDRF.

Mario Basner donates piece to JDRF, 2017 Hope Gala raises $1.4 million dollars.

Mario Basner generously donated "Window", a stunning limited edition piece from his award winning World Heritage Collection to JDRF. It was acquired by a collector, raising $8,000 for the charity. 

The Nevada chapter of Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation held its annual Hope Gala on May 19th at Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino. JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Their strength lies in their exclusive focus and singular influence on the worldwide effort to end T1D.

This years 2017 Hope Gala, honoring the Micatrotto family, raised a record $1.4 million dollars. 700 guests enjoyed silent and live auctions, a gourmet dinner and dancing. A wonderful time was had by all while raising money for a wonderful cause.


May 21, 2017