Fourth Annual Mother’s Day Brunch

Tickets Available for Purchase at this link

Saturday May 12th 2018

The Frannie Foundation would like to invite you to celebrate the special women in your life. Please join us for our fourth annual Mother’s Day brunch on Saturday May 12th, 2018 at Gertrude’s @ The Baltimore Museum of Art from 10:00 am until noon.

Tickets cost $65 for adults (through Friday, May 1; then $75 per adult) and $25 for children. In addition, there is a small PayPal fee for on-line purchases added on to each ticket charge.

Tickets include one cocktail, all soft beverages (coffee, tea, soda, juice), a fresh fruit platter, one of four main entrees and a sweet ending by executive Pastry Chef Doug Wentzel. A percentage of your ticket is tax deductible.

Please visit this link to buy tickets online.

Tickets can be purchased by check as well:

Make check payable to: The Frannie Foundation

and send to:

Tracy Collins
4105 Roland Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21211

Underwriting opportunities available for this event:

Ticket for someone who may benefit from the material presented to attend the brunch, who otherwise could not afford a ticket.

$65 (4 giving opportunities available – 2 patients and a guest for each) – FULLFILLED

Cost of the carnations (one at each place setting) for the event

$50 (3 giving opportunities available) – FULLFILLED

Cost of candy package (one at each place setting) for the event

$50 (3 opportunities available) – FULLFILLED

Ticket for guest speaker (2 spots)

$65 (2 opportunities available) – FULLFILLED

Cost of marketing supplies

$50 (4 opportunities available) – FULLFILLED

Guest Speaker – Dr. Rita Kalyani

Following brunch, continue your special day by enjoying The BMA and its wonderful exhibits.


Gertrude’s @ the BMA
10 Art Museum Drive
Baltimore, MD 21218


Associate Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Dr. Rita Kalyani is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism. She graduated with an undergraduate degree from Harvard College and completed her medical degree, residency, and fellowship at Johns Hopkins. Dr. Kalyani is an active clinician and sees patients regularly in the Johns Hopkins Comprehensive Diabetes Center. She directs the Diabetes Management Service for Johns Hopkins’ Total Pancreatectomy Islet Auto Transplant Program. Dr. Kalyani is NIH funded for her research on diabetes and aging. She isChair of the American Diabetes Association’s Professional Practice Committee, which oversees the organization’s clinical practice guidelines and is responsible for the annual position statement: “Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes”. Dr. Kalyani is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. She is also the co-founder and Editor of the Johns Hopkins Diabetes POC-IT Guide for health care professionals.  Dr. Kalyani is actively involved in public education and diabetes awareness efforts including appearances on The Today Show, The Dr. Oz Show, The Diane Rehm Show, and NPR.

Looking to purchase tickets:

Purchase tickets here