The Masquerade, a premier date on the Indianapolis’ fall social scene, has raised than $14 million for the Simon Youth Foundation and Pacers Foundation. Both organizations work to ensure youth in need, in Indiana and across the country, are given education and other opportunities to better their lives. The Masquerade has dazzled attendees over the years with top-tier entertainment and high-profile attendees, including the Pacers coaches and players.
This year’s Masquerade, honoring Indiana Fever and Pacers Gaming President Kelly Krauskopf, took place on Saturday evening, Oct. 14, in Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Traditionally coinciding with the start of training camp, the Pacers Foundation Golf Outing is one of the largest fundraisers for the organization. The annual event brings together a unique mix of Pacers players, coaches, media personalities, corporate partners and season ticket holders. This year’s event was held on Wednesday, Sept. 19, and again took place at the iconic Brickyard Crossing at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
The Indiana Fever hosts its annual bowling tournament each summer to benefit the Fever Cares Fund of the Pacers Foundation. Filling every lane at the alley, Fever players, coaches and staff join forces with corporate partners, fans and media personalities for an evening of fun social interaction, a silent auction and heated bowling action. This year’s event was July 31 at Pinheads in Fishers, Ind.