The 41st Annual Elwyn Ball
Presented by Doyle Alliance Group

Elwyn is proud to be the national leader in education, treatment, and support services for over 20,000 children and adults with autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and behavioral health challenges. Our mission remains steadfast: helping the individuals we serve to shape distinctive, meaningful lives.

We invite you to join us for a socially distanced celebration, from your home to ours, on the Elwyn campus. 

Our program will feature a fireside chat with Shellye Archambeau.



Saturday, June 05, 2021


6:00 p.m.
Event DetailsContact InformationSponsors

Event Details

Join us for the 41st Annual Elwyn Ball
Date: Saturday June 5, 2021
Time: 6:00pm 


The Ball will be held on the Elwyn campus, located at 111 Elwyn Road, Media, PA 19063. 

The event is on the field between Bruce Wechsler Hall and South Haven Hall. Please follow signage for Wechsler Hall while on campus. You can view a campus map by clicking here. You can get directions to campus (but not directly to the field) by clicking here


Valet parking is provided. 


We've had many questions on our garden party attire suggestion this year. We created an inspiration board to help us describe it. You can view the inspiration board by clicking here. 

Please wear a flat shoe as the event is on the grass. 


6:00 p.m. - Cocktails & Hors d'oeuvres 

7:00 p.m. - Program & Gourmet Dinner 

8:30 p.m. - Summertime Fireside Chat with Shellye Archambeau 


Our gourmet menu was designed by Neuman's Kitchen. If you have dietary restrictions, please e-mail to let us know ahead of time. Otherwise, please alert your server at the Ball. 


We do not have physical tickets at the event. Instead, we have a printed place card ready for pick-up at registration. 

Covid Screening & Protocols 

Your safety, and the safety of the Elwyn community, is important to us. We ask that you conduct a self-check before you attend the event on Saturday. To do this, please check your temperature and screen for symptoms. 

We respectfully ask that you please stay home if you: 

  • have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 10 days; 
  • are waiting for COVID-19 test results; 
  • have COVID-19 symptoms; 
  • have had close contact with a person who has tested positive for or who has symptoms of COVID-19 (*If you have had contact, but you are fully vaccinated and without symptoms, and not immunocompromised (i.e., not a transplant recipient, not currently receiving chemotherapy), and do not live with the close contact exposure, then you may attend.); 
  • or traveled within the last 14 days to any restricted country as identified by the CDC, engaged in cruise ship / river cruise travel in the last 14 days, or if not fully vaccinated traveled in the past 14 days to a state in the United States with significant prevalence of COVID-19. Currently, those states include: 
    • Rhode Island 
    • Virgin Islands 
    • Washington 
    • Colorado 
    • West Virginia 
    • Wyoming

Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Elwyn Foundation
111 Elwyn Road
Elwyn, PA 19063

Contact Jennifer Shick, Director of Special Events
610-891-2593 or






President's Circle

  • Caesar and Virginia Crognale

  • HB Electric Service, Inc.

  • Joe and Bonnie Lundy

  • Perspective Financial Group, an Alera Group Company

  • PMA Management Corp.

  • Quality Care Options

  • Razor

  • Steve and Linda Siegfried & Barry and Neetsie Siegfried

  • Sun East Federal Credit Union

  • Wawa


  • Binswanger Companies

  • Brian Patten Associates

  • Brookside Construction

  • Granite Run Buick GMC, Inc.

  • Bob and Gretchen Koch 

  • Lincoln Financial Group

  • Tom and Jane McCaully

  • Nyman Associates

  • Oasis Property Group

  • ProCo

  • Jim and Amanda Sebra

  • Steven Silber and Sonja Pettingill

  • Team Toyota of Glen Mills

  • U.S. Medical Staffing

  • Wm. Henderson Plumbing, Heating & Cooling Inc.

Friends of Elwyn

  • Carl Bloomfield

  • Christopher and Johanna Borden

  • Aston Carter

  • Corona Partners

  • Cozen O'Connor

  • Ed and Ellen Goss

  • Main Line Health

  • Michael O'Neill, Jr.

  • Laird and Trudy Slade

  • Andrea Anania Stewart

  • Waste Management

  • Alan and Laura Wechsler

  • Whitsons Culinary Group

  • Alan and Janice Wichlei

    • Be respectful of those you work with. Be true to yourself. Arrive early, do your job to the best of your ability each day. Ask questions if you don’t know the answer or how to do something.

      Peter Thomas

      Executive Director of Facility Management
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