Mark your calendars for the 2016 Pink Ribbon Affair to be held Saturday, April 9

Get ready to please your palate and excite your senses with a food and wine pairing experience at the 2016 Pink Ribbon Affair on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at the Hilton Omaha.

2016 Pink Ribbon Affair
Saturday, April 9, 2016
Hilton Omaha – 1001 Cass Street
Patron Party: 6 p.m.
Cocktails: 6:30 p.m.
Dinner & Program: 7:30 p.m.

The event will raise critical funds to support Susan G. Komen® Nebraska’s mission of saving lives and ending breast cancer forever. The evening will feature food and wine pairings, a live auction, and dancing.

In addition, five local men who support breast cancer will be recognized as ‘Pink Tie Guys’: Steve Martin, CEO, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska; Gary Gates, retired CEO, OPPD; Dr. Edibaldo Silva, Surgical Oncologist, UNMC; Mickey Anderson, President, Baxter Auto; and Tom Lingelbach, Co-founder, Daybreak Band.

Honorary Chairpersons for this year’s event are Kirk Kellner, regional president of Wells Fargo in Nebraska, Kansas and Missouri, and his wife, Teresa, who are long-time supporters of Komen® Nebraska.

California-based vintner and breast cancer advocate Cheryl Indelicato will discuss her HandCraft Artisan Collection wines at the pre-event Patron Party.

More information on how to purchase tickets for this event coming soon! Corporate sponsorships are available by contacting Karen Daneu, Komen Nebraska Executive Director, at or 402-502-2979 ext. 206.