On May 5th we celebrated the International Day of the Midwife and Mother’s Day with a spectacular evening featuring a silent auction, food, drinks and entertainment.
The event was held at 111 Minna Gallery in San Francisco. Along with online donations for Mother’s Day, we managed to raise $13,000!
Thank you to all of our supporters, especially 111 Minna Gallery who provided such an excellent space for our event, Rubios Mexican Grill for catering, and all of the people who donated food and other items for our auction.
If you weren’t there, you missed out on the opportunity to bid on items such as: Shona Sculptures, a VIP Winery Tour and Tasting plus a Case of Wine, Haircut at Notorious For Hair, Acupuncture Sessions, Autographed Books, Leadership / Life Coaching Sessions, Vitali Hotel Stay, Giorgio Armani Snakeskin Handbag, Bangladeshi Pink Pearl Necklace and Earring Set, Robe by Doie, Valentino Cashmere & Lace Wrap, Painting by Brady Wedman, Private Pilates Class, Fendi Hand Embroidered Suede Boots, Hand Painted Rickshaw Toy from Bangladesh, Art work by Halla Ayla and Fran Halperin, Photography by Mark Tuschman and others, Peruvian Vase, Leather & Snakeskin Cushion Covers, Turkish Kilim Cushions, Zimbabwean Metal-Work Warthog Family, Necklace by Jené DeSpain, African Jewelry, Framed Digital Art by Judith Turner, Bangladeshi Jeweled Leather Box, Alpaca Scarf, Jordanian Beaded Camel’s Hair Scarf and Nigerian Wind Chimes!
Money raised will benefit the NASG project, bringing this incredible first-aid device to hospitals and clinics in Africa, serving to decrease deaths and disabilities from pregnancy and childbirth related complications.