Wondering what to expect at 44th Annual Ambassadors Ball? You’ve come to the right place.
Here is everything you need to know including the schedule of events, our honorees and how to register as a participant, sponsor or volunteer.
As a Guest
- Individual Tickets: $1,000
- Table: $7,500
As a Sponsor
Our sponsors make this event possible. Through cash or in-kind donations, sponsors allow us to direct more dollars to fuel breakthroughs and help those affected by MS live their best lives.
Sponsorship opportunities available include recognition benefits and so much more. The National Multiple Sclerosis Society would love to customize your benefits as appropriate to your unique marketing and community outreach goals.
For questions about sponsorship, contact Lindsay.Robinson@nmss.org to learn more.
As a Volunteer
Each year, thousands of people across the country join the MS volunteer team. From planning event details and calling past participants to providing support for at the event, volunteers make it happen, and are the foundation of why MS fundraising events are so successful.
Contact us to learn how you can get involved.
What to Expect
The Ambassadors Ball is the signature black tie fundraising event of the Greater DC- Maryland Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Over the past 43 years the Ball has raised more than $22.5 million to support the National MS Society’s mission. The Ambassadors Ball welcomes the Diplomatic Corps, members of Congress, US Government officials, corporate partners, and philanthropic and community leaders. The evening’s program will feature live entertainment, paired with our esteemed live and silent auctions.
901 Wharf Street SW
Washington, DC 20024
What to Wear
Tickets & Tables
Ticket and table sales close on September 10, 2022. Contact Lindsay Robinson at (301) 906-0470 if interested in purchasing a table/tickets after this date.
Parking & Transportation
Complimentary onsite valet parking is available, adjacent to The Anthem. Self-Parking is available in the Wharf garage, and is approximately $38- $45. Please use the following address to reach both valet and self-parking (garage on your right) options: 99 Blair Alley SW Washington, DC 20024. To reach the venue by Metro, please note The Anthem is 4 blocks away from L’Enfant Plaza on the Blue, Orange, Green, Silver, Yellow lines, and also 4 blocks away from the Waterfront Metro on the Green line.
Schedule of Events
- 6pm - 7pm: VIP & General Reception
- 7pm - 9pm: Dinner & Program
- 9pm-11pm: After Party with music by DJ Chris Styles
Honoring Our Hometown Heroes
MS Breakthrough Award:
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Multiple Sclerosis & Neuroimmunology Center
MS Champion Award:
Safety and COVID-19
Thank you for your generous support – we are excited to celebrate with you safely. We've planned every detail of this event with the health and safety of our attendees, volunteers, and staff as our highest priority. Learn more about COVID-19 safety and what to expect.