Virginia Commonwealth University

VCU Massey Cancer Center

Saks Fifth Avenue's Key to the Cure


October 16, 2014

6-9 p.m.

Saks Fifth Avenue

Contact: Stephanie Jenks

Save the date for the highly anticipated 11th Annual Key to the Cure presented by Wells Fargo – The Private Bank on Thursday, October 16 from 6 – 9 p.m. 

With a fall fashion presentation and designer appearance by Nanette Lepore, tastings by our premier culinary partners, a silent auction with tempting prizes and unique experiences and special shopping incentives, this year’s event will not disappoint!  Proceeds benefit women’s cancer research at VCU Massey Cancer Center, making the evening a fabulous way to show your support.

Please contact Stephanie Jenks ( for more information.

Photos from 2014

  • KTTC Event 1
  • KTTC Event 2
  • KTTC Event 3
  • KTTC Event 4
  • KTTC Event 5
  • KTTC Event 6
  • KTTC Event 7
  • KTTC Event 8
  • KTTC Event 10
  • Sponsors
  • Culinary Partners

    cu · li · nar · y


    • of or for cooking
    • “culinary skills”
    • synonyms: appetizing, delicious, savory, succulent, tasty, tempting, scrumptious
      • “they serve a variety of culinary delights”
      • also see, “we will eat well tonight”

    Culinary Partners

  • Silent Auction

    auc · tion


    • competitive sale
    • sale by bid
    • a sale of goods, property or services to the highest bidder
    • "the beach vacation sold at the silent auction for $2,500"
    • synonyms: offer, deal, purchase, buying
      • also see, “#winning!


    Three nights at the Ritz Quacker, a seven bedroom home in Duck, NC

    Dinner for two at Keswick

    $250 gift card to Stony Point Fashion Park

    Private dinner by Carter Brooks

    Earrings by Gurhan

    Mt. Vernon #13 by P. Buckley Moss 

    Four tickets to VCU vs. Cleveland State (at VCU) on 12.29.14 with parking pass

    Item by Nanette Lepore



  • 2014 Shirt



    • a long – or short – sleeved garment for the upper part of the body, usually lightweight and having a collar and a front   opening
    • “the shirt for this year’s event is amazing”
    • synonyms: blouse, jersey, pullover, tunic, polo, chemise, turtleneck
      • also see, “a way to support Massey and look great!”

    2014 Commemorative Shirt

    Designed by rag & boneOn sale at Saks – Richmond starting October 1st.

    100% of sales from the Richmond store will be donated to VCU Massey Cancer Center in support of women’s cancer research.

  • Event Details

    de · tails


    • a small part of something
    • a particular fact or piece of information about something or someone
    • “details of the program are still coming together”
    • synonyms: minutiae, particulars, specifics, technicalities, fine points
      • also see, “this event is amazing; we can’t miss”


      2014 Schedule of Events
    6:00 p.m. Doors open – let the fun begin
    Silent Auction opens up for bidding
    7:00 p.m.

    Putting contest in the Man Cave
    *ends at 7:45

    7:30 p.m. Reservoir Distillery tasting
    7:45 p.m. Silent Auction closes
    8:00 p.m. Door prizes are drawn 
    Nanette Lepore fashion presentation begins
    8:30 p.m. Silent Auction winners announced
    All night long Tastings, shopping, music, gift wrapping 
    & fun!
      Dress Code: Cocktail Chic
      Not to be missed: Wine by Shoe Crazy Wine
    Selections by Reservoir Distillery

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