F2F ANNUAL GALA RAISES $75,000 ON OCTOBER 5, 2016. THANK YOU TO ALL FRIENDS, SUPPORTERS, VOLUNTEERS, AND BOARD OF DIRECTORS!
The Board of Directors cordially invites you to
THE VICTORY GARDEN GALA
Victory Gardens to Win the War Against Hunger!
Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 / 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Tibet House, 22 West 15th St, NY, NY 10011
The evening includes drinks, cuisine inspired by food grown in victory gardens, silent auction, demonstration garden, and an update on the drought-induced food crisis in Malawi and F2F's victory garden campaign to help 100,000 people
RSVP by September 25, 2016 Cocktail Attire Requested
Tickets also available by mailing checks payable to “Face-to-Face Project”
The Face-to-Face Project
75 Livingston Street, #30A, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Please include the names of your guests
SPECIAL GALA GUEST: PHINEAS ELLIS
F2F has been awarded a volunteer grant from the international nonprofit Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture's Farmer-to-Farmer program. Phineas Ellis, an expert in environmental and agricultural social work, has worked in Mozambique and Ecuador. In September 2016, Phineas will train teams of F2F village representatives on advanced practices regarding high-yield low-cost victory gardens and other sustainable farming practices, especially in times of drought.
Bronze Chief Donors: Jeffrey Wilkes & Simon Gan, Sharon Binstok & John Russell, Kazuko Wong
VICTORY GARDEN DISPLAY AT THE GALA:
Come see a real victory garden, on display at the gala. Learn about the different varieties of vegetables, their uses, and how these no-cost high-yield gardens are saving lives while providing better nutrition and disposable income.
GALA ASSOCIATES: THANKS for making this a FANTASTIC event!
Place your bids on a great collection of wonderful silent auction items!
Email Tom Daly (firstname.lastname@example.org) to place a bid on an item before 2pm, October 5. "Buy It Now" bids available for certain auction items.