Justin Willman of Food Network’s Cupake Wars hosted the JDRF’s 13th Annual Imagine Gala on May 14th at Beverly Hilton. The annual fundraiser has raised $20 million for type 1 diabetes (T1D) research over the span of 13 years.
Guests included Jillian Sipkins (Justin Willman’s photographer wife who suffers from type 1 diabetes), Chef Lala, Austin Basis of CW’s Beauty & the Beast, Kristen Ford of Vacation, and Brec Bassinger of Nickelodeon’s Bella and the Bulldogs.
The night celebrated honorees Amelia Stewart, Vice President of Media Relations & Corporate Communications for E! Entertainment and Esquire Network at NBCUniversal; and Adam Stewart, Google’s Vice President of Consumer Goods & Entertainment, for their 3 year involvement with the JDRF LA Chapter.
The night was highlighted with live performances by musical sensation
Aloe Blacc and magic tricks by the host Justin Willman. To support type 1 diabetes research please visit http://www.jdrf.org or call the JDRF LA Chapter at 213-233-9907.
Check out our 360° image of the JDRF red carpet here: