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Wine Tasting & Silent Auction

Sunday, October 27, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Grand Hall of the National Hispanic Cultural Center

1701 4th Street SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

We’re raising funds to open the Saffron Strand Training Center in Albuquerque. The Center is going to help the city’s homeless and poorest residents gain skills needed in the local economy so they can get back to work in jobs that build careers.

PROGRAM FOR THE EVENING

5:30 p.m. Silent Auction opens

5:30-6:00 p.m. Live music by Le Chat Lunatique with wine, food, and mingling

6:00-6:10 p.m. Welcome by host (TBA)

6:10-6:20 p.m. Remarks by Debbie O’Malley, Bernalillo County Commissioner

6:20-6:30 p.m. Remarks by Ilse Biel, Activist and Advocate for the Homeless

6:30-6:40 p.m. Remarks by Rev. Amani Malaika, Albuquerque Center for Spiritual Living

6:40-6:45 p.m. Performance of Carrie Newcomer’s “Sanctuary” sung by Rev. Amani Malaika

6:45-8:15 p.m. Wine, food, and mingling with live music by Le Chat Lunatique

8:15 p.m. Silent Auction closes

8:30 p.m. Thank you and good night!

AND SPECIAL THANKS TO THESE COMMUNITY VOLUNTEERS!

  • Jayne Rinderer
  • Christa Keller
  • Patricia Chavez
  • Jenna Viscaya
  • Rev. Rebecca Allen

Saffron Strand, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization incorporated in New Mexico seeking to reduce homelessness and extreme poverty in Albuquerque.

For tickets to this event ($75 per person) click the button below:

For more information, please see our event page or contact Saffron Strand, Inc. at info@saffronstrand.org or tel. (510) 691-7026.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

 

 

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