Pest Management Foundation Gala

Tuesday, October 17, 2023 | Honolulu, HI

Join friends and colleagues to celebrate the industry at the Pest Management Foundation Gala Dinner held in conjunction with PestWorld 2023 in Honolulu, Hawaii, to benefit the Foundation and its programs by raising funds at this very special event.

Please save the date for this special gala reception and dinner in support of the programs it funds. Your $1,000 donation per plate or $10,000 per table will help the Foundation advance the pest management industry through education, research, and outreach. More details will be available soon.

Purchase a table and treat your customers to an unforgettable evening! Additional visibility opportunities are also available. Contact to secure your sponsorship.






Luxe Luau

What is Luxe Luau? Think of clothing that is appropriate to wear to a high-end or luxurious Hawaiian-themed party or event. The dress code for a Luxe Luau often involves wearing elegant and stylish outfits that have a tropical or Hawaiian flair.

For women: Attire may include flowy maxi dresses in bright colors or floral prints, paired with sandals or wedges. Silk or linen separates are also acceptable, such as a top and skirt or pants, in lightweight fabrics that are comfortable in warm weather. Accessories can include statement jewelry, such as chunky beaded necklaces or hoop earrings, and hair accessories like flower crowns or hair clips.

For men: Attire can involve wearing a tailored Hawaiian shirt in a bold print or bright color, paired with dress shorts or khakis. Linen or cotton pants, and boat shoes or loafers for footwear are also acceptable. Accessories can include sunglasses and a straw hat.


For those unable to attend this event, please consider pledging your support of the Pest Management Foundation with a donation


Thank You to Our Sponsors


About the Pest Management Foundation

The Pest Management Foundation’s mission and purpose is to advance the pest management industry through education, research, and outreach. The Pest Management Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization affiliated with the National Pest Management Association, the industry's only national trade group. The Foundation has been in existence for more than 50 years and was originally named the Buettner Foundation in honor of William O. Buettner, NPMA’s first President and Executive Vice President. Visit for more information on the latest research projects.


The Pest Management Foundation is a not-for-profit corporation, and is exempt from tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and qualifies for the maximum charitable contribution deduction by donors.