Kentucky Derby Party

Please join Simple Changes at our annual Kentucky Derby party and fundraiser to benefit individuals with disabilities! The event will take place on May 5, 2018 from 4:00 – 8:00 PM at the beautiful Laurel Hill Golf Club in Lorton, VA.

Eventbrite - Simple Changes Kentucky Derby Party

Enjoy a gourmet buffet along with beer, wine, and mint juleps. Dress to impress in your Derby Day best and try to take home the prize in our hat contest. Peruse the silent auction and bid on those must-have items. And don’t forget to choose your favorite horses and prepare for the exciting running of the 144th Kentucky Derby!

**If you have any dietary restrictions, please let us know by 4/21/2018 and we will do our best to accommodate you.**

Quilt Raffle!

Buy tickets above for a chance to win this beautiful quilt.  Handmade by master quilter Terri Washburn, this quilt is valued at $500.

Raffle tickets are $5 for one, $20 for five.  Drawing will be held at the Kentucky Derby party.  You do not have to be present to win.  Please include your name and contact information when you purchase raffle tickets.

Silent Auction

Thank you to the generous individuals and companies who are providing us with some amazing silent auction goods! Keep checking back here to get excited and see what’s coming!


Thank you to all of our sponsors! Interested in sponsoring our event? Sponsors will be recognized at the event and on our website. Please contact us if you are interested in becoming a sponsor!

Champion – $10,000+
Includes table for 10

Winner’s Circle – $5000
Includes table for 10

  • Frank & Carly Fiorina

Golden Horseshoe – $2500
Includes table for 10

  • The Corso-Winnard Family

Silver Spur – $1500
Includes table for 10

  • Roxana & Joe Cammarata
  • Larry & Pat Pascal

Triple Crown – $1000
Includes tables for 8

  • Terry Head & Laura Case
  • Timothy Rizer

Derby – $500
Includes 4 tickets

  • The Sleighter Family
  • The Goodhart Group
  • The JDA Group
  • Guenther Hencken

Rose – $350
Includes 3 tickets

  • Theodore & Jeanna Grabowsky

Starting Gate – $250
Includes 2 tickets

  • John & Cecilia Daltner
  • Lynn Daltner & Evan Karp
  • Mary Gaziano
  • DJ & Jennifer Frazier
  • Laurel Cunnane
  • Diane Hopkins & Don Fowler

Horse & Jockey – $170

Individual – $85

If you would prefer to reserve your tickets or make a donation by mail, please make checks payable to Simple Changes and mail to:

Simple Changes
PO Box 991
Lorton, VA 22199

Simple Changes is a 501 c (3) nonprofit organization. Donations are tax-deductible within the full extent of the law.