Save the Date

April 17, 2020 | Scottsdale Hangar One

Vino con Stelle is the signature fundraising event in Scottsdale, Arizona, for Gateway for Cancer Research. Hosted by Dr. Stacie J. and Mr. Richard J Stephenson, each year it raises funds for cancer clinical trials, with 99 cents of every dollar raised going towards cancer research.

A Look Back at 2019

Michael Bolton, The Tenors, and Sheléa performed live at the third annual Gateway for Cancer Research Vino con Stelle on April 12, 2019.

Actress, TV personality, and cancer survivor Brooke Burke, served as emcee. Global philanthropists Dr. Stacie J. Stephenson, Director, Gateway, and Richard J Stephenson, Gateway’s Founder and Chairman, served as the evening’s hosts and sponsors. IMNA Solutions, a software development company that creates healthcare solutions for providers and patients, served as the presenting sponsor for the evening.

A signature fundraising event showcasing Wines Around the World on Friday, April 12 at the Gemini Hangar in Scottsdale, Arizona. Since 1991, Gateway for Cancer Research (Gateway) has provided over $85 million in funding for more than 170 clinical trials at leading institutions worldwide.


Join Gateway for Cancer Research for Vino con Stelle!

This signature fundraising event showcases Wines Around the World, with winemakers and owners presenting their most special vintages in the intimate setting of Arizona.

Guests will delight in an evening of exquisite culinary creations and carefully curated domestic and international wines to thrill the palette and intrigue the most seasoned connoisseur. This event features exclusive wines and world class entertainment.

Be tempted by a compelling live auction including rare bottles, one-of-a-kind trips, and exclusive opportunities for wine and dining. Vino con Stelle is poised to be the preeminent fundraising wine auction in Arizona, all in support of fighting this dreadful disease – cancer!

Thanks to generous underwriting, 99 cents of every dollar Gateway receives directly funds Phase I and Phase II cancer clinical trials at leading research institutions. Since 1991, Gateway has supported more than 160 clinical trials at leading institutions worldwide. Over $85 million dollars has gone towards early phase clinical trials with more than 4,500 patients directly benefiting. Gateway-funded cancer research helps people living with cancer feel better, live longer, and conquer cancer.

Richard J Stephenson and Dr. Stacie J. Stephenson

2019 Major Sponsors:

99 cents of every dollar Gateway receives directly funds Phase I and Phase II cancer clinical trials at leading research institutions