GECAC Annual Dinner

The Annual Dinner is canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Thank you to our 2019 Corporate Sponsors!


Helping People Sponsor $5,000

Helping People Sponsor $5,000

Changing Lives Sponsor $2,500

Changing Lives Sponsor $2,500

Root, Spitznas & Smiley Inc.

Changing Lives Sponsor $2,500

Changing Lives Sponsor $2,500

Empowering Families Sponsors $500

Historic Square Agency
Larry Meredith, Esq.

National Fuel
Senior Helpers

GECAC's Annual Dinner has enjoyed being one of Erie's premier events for 49 years and we are excited to gather and celebrate our impact on the community, honor our volunteers and promote our vision for the future.

Nearly 500 people will gather to honor GECAC's impact on fighting poverty throughout Erie County. All proceeds benefit GECAC's Annual Fund. Our fund allows the residents, organizations, and businesses of Erie County to invest in our essential work…adult education, job development, fighting hunger, protecting the elderly, responding to emergencies, and more.


Cocktail Reception.....5 pm
Dinner, Speaker, Awards.....6 pm
Music and Dancing.....8 pm


Help us to continue the mission of GECAC by becoming a corporate sponsor of our 2019 Annual Dinner. Make your commitment today.


Guest Speaker

William "Bill" DeWeese, Former State House Speaker

The former lawmaker served in the House for 36 years, including two years as speaker.

Our captivating speaker has insight into the prison system and the changes that need to be made.  He will share what he has learned. DeWeese is also spending time working with the Pennsylvania Prison Society and lobbying for organized labor.

 You won't want to miss his inspirational message!




Sponsorship Questions:

Kimberly McCaslin, CFRE
Associate Vice President/Operations
(814) 459-4581 x446

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