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COMMUNITY & CULTURE SEE AND BE SEEN KaleidoHope GATEWAY TO HOPE PHOTOS BY BRYAN SCHRAIER A dazzling, dream-like backdrop greeted guests attending the eighth annual KaleidoHope gala at The Chase Park Plaza. Roses, balloons and other décor in all shades of pink set the tone for the event, which benefits Gateway to Hope and its work of assisting breast cancer patients. Along with silent and live auctions, a dinner program included the presentation of the Visionary Award to Tom Gunn, Steven Krause and George Roman for years of committed support to the organization. This year’s KaleidoHope was co-chaired by Susie Knopf and Phyllis Langsdorf. 1. Susie Knopf, Phyllis Langsdorf 2. Wendy Smith, Dr. Jovita Oruwari 3. Dr. Rod Pellenberg, Dr. Abigail Hoffman 4. Dr. Marlys Schuh, Tom Gunn, 2 Steven Krause, George Roman, Dr. David Caplin, Susan Sullivan 5. Katie Ackerman, Julie Church, Renee Dufner 3 4 58 GAZELLE STL 1 5