As a supporter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, I’m sure you’ve learned by now that we love to have some fun in the name of finding cures for blood cancer. These next couple weeks are no exception, as our Man & Woman of the Year campaigns in both Silicon Valley and Monterey are getting closer to their finale dates. This year’s candidates have gotten very creative, from wine tastings to fitness classes, jewelry sales to car washes. Please check out the details below for upcoming candidate events and be sure to join us for one or all of them!
Saturday, April 20th: Evening at Cava Wine Bar (Jennifer Willoughby)
Cava Wine Bar, 115 San Jose Ave, Capitola. Enjoy a variety of delicious wines, and a percentage of the proceeds will benefit Jennifer’s campaign. Email email@example.com or call 831.750.0702 with any questions.
Sunday, April 21st: Zumba Fitness Class (Jennifer Willoughby)
Attend a Zumba class that will leave you sweating, smiling, and feeling the rhythm! Valencia Elementary School, 250 Aptos School Road, Aptos. $10/person. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 831.750.0702 with any questions.
Tuesday, April 23rd: Silent Auction and Wine Tasting (Topher Mueller)
Point Pinos Grill, 79 Asilomar Blvd, Pacific Grove. 6pm-9pm. $15/person, $25/couple. Purchase tickets at manvscancer.org or at the door. For a preview of the long list of fantastic auction items, check out www.facebook.com/events/434427379964889
Wednesday, April 24th: Bingo and Spaghetti Night (Erich Sonnberger)
Redeemer Lutheran Church, 468 Grand Ave, Redwood City. Dinner at 5:30pm and Bingo beginning at 6:45pm. Visit http://peninsulahappynest.com/bingo for details and ticket prices.
Saturday, April 27th: Mission City Creamery Day (Kalee Ruppel)
Visit Mission City Creamery at 2905 Park Ave, Santa Clara. Whatever the weather, who doesn’t love a decadent ice-cream sandwich? A percentage of all the proceeds for the day will go to Kalee’s campaign.
Wednesday, May 1st: Bar Wars at TGIFriday’s (Karen Routt)
5pm-9pm at TGIFriday’s 3101 S. El Camino Real, San Mateo for great food and great fun.
Friday, May 3rd: Comedy Night (Jason Burkhart)
Come to CSR Real Estate to start your weekend off with a laugh or two. Wine, beer, and appetizers served beginning at 6pm. Comedians will start their performance at 7pm. Tickets are $50/person. Visit http://comedy4acause2.eventbrite.com for tickets.
Ending May 3rd: 5% of all sales from Augustina Leathers will go to Robyn DaRosa’s campaign. Located in beautiful downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea.
Ending May 4th: Purchase an item from I Heart This & 40% of the sales of the three signature items will go towards Jennifer Willoughby’s campaign.