Feb 18, 2015
Village Gardens To Host Spring Fundraiser On March 12
Date: Thursday, March 12, 2015
Time: 6 - 9 pm
Location: Bauccio Commons, University of Portland
Tickets: $50 – purchase online
Join us for the Third
Annual Village Gardens Spring Fundraiser on March 12. Guests will enjoy
dinner from James Beard Nominee Chef Cathy Whims of Nostrana while learning
more about our work to create a more just and healthy food system in Portland. We will premiere a video directed by the
Food Works crew and community participants will present highlights of program successes.
The evening will also feature a silent
and live auction, words from community partners and a lot more fun!
Funds raised at this event
will be used to strengthen the work of Village Gardens through our many
programs. You can help:
Food Works youth as they grow into strong food system advocates
community leaders in operating Village Market, Portland’s first nonprofit
healthy corner store
powerful community organizers addressing community health issues through the
Community Health Worker program
channels for food access and social capital through community gardens, the
urban livestock project, market gardener and micro-enterprise projects
Attend the Event
Individual tickets are
$50 and available to purchase online then picked up at the door. You can
also mail a check along with our registration form to
Village Gardens, c/o Janus Youth, 707 NE Couch St, Portland OR, 97232. Tickets
will be held at will call at the event.
Sponsor a Table
helps support a successful
event and fill the room with individuals interested
in learning more about how Village Gardens is building a healthy, community-based
food system. A $500 table sponsorship includes 8 tickets to the event, recognition on table
place cards, event program and online materials. Sign up online to become a Table Sponsor.
Become an Event Sponsor
We are grateful
for partner organizations, sponsors and volunteers who
make our work possible each year. Sign up online to become an event sponsor or sustaining sponsor.
Visit the Village Gardens website for
more information and to download an event poster.