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2nd Annual Wine Social with silent Auction Fundraiser Benefit (Lakeview Area)

  • Mar 9, 2013 · 6:30 PM
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Wine Social with silent Auction Fundraiser Benefit (Lakeview)

We have a very special meet-up planned! Not only will we be getting together to drink wine and enjoy friends, but to raise money for a great cause, Chicago’s Ride for Aids put on by Test Positive Awareness Network (TPAN). All money raised will benefit team TPAN. You must bring a bottle of wine in order to attend!

Saturday, March 09, 2013; 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm Admission is a bottle of South American wine

Second Unitarian Church (enter SIDE DOOR)

656 W Barry Ave

Chicago, IL

South American Wine is the theme of this months 'I Like Red Wine Chicago' Wine meetup group. We will be joining them for this event. I Like Red Wine Chicago is a group of predominantly gay men who like to socialize over nice wines. (if you have any 'issues' with gay people, please just stay at home)

This venue can accommodate 225 people! Enjoy an evening of wine, catered food, a DJ, a raffle, a silent auction and more! Although the event is catered, please feel free to bring a snack or side dish and don’t forget to bring a bottle of South American Wine.(event runs from 6:30-11 pm)

Although the event we have planned is coming together nicely, we need your help. Currently we are looking for silent auction items. Some suggestions include: gift cards, hotel rooms, airline tickets, artwork, restaurant gift certificates, anything wine, etc. If you are a business owner, please consider becoming a sponsor for this event. If you know of a business that may be willing to donate goods or services, please contact Daniel for sponsorship letter to share with businesses. We are also looking for volunteers to work the event. If you have any items you would like to donate or if you would like to volunteer to work the event please contact: [masked] or (202) 607-7935.

Money is being raised three ways... raffle tickets, the silent auction and by your personal contributions, don't forget to bring your check book as donations are tax-deductible!

The event location is accessible by train or car. (limited street parking) Coming by train? Get off at the Red/Brown/Purple Belmont stop and walk east to Clark. Take a right onto Clark and a left onto Barry. The entrance to the is on the side of the building.

Unable to attend but still want to donate?

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After the fundraiser, Daniel Elacqua co-host of the evening's event will take the donations and distribute to benefit the entire TPAN Team. Thanks in advance for your generous support for the Ride and the meetup to Benefit TPAN. Please join in making this fundraiser a huge success!

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  • MaryBeth

    Catt always picks the best events!

    March 11, 2013

  • Bill A.

    It was an awesome event and for a very worthy cause!

    March 11, 2013

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