Taste of Microfinance :: benefiting Opportunity Fund
Thursday, April 16, 2015 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
and microfinance in the local food scene!
Taste of Microfinance is a food festival and cocktail party featuring cuisine from up-and-coming culinary entrepreneurs, many of whom used an Opportunity Fund microloan to launch or grow their businesses!
The tasting menu will represent global cuisine with flavors from around the world. You'll find "Opportunity Funded" gourmet food trucks parked out front and additional chef stations inside the gallery.
Cocktails + Music + Fun
Enjoy live music, an open bar and the uniquely urban ambiance at 111 Minna Gallery in downtown San Francisco.
Support a Good Cause
Join hundreds of Bay Area philanthropists, food lovers, microfinance enthusiasts, impact investors and civic leaders for an evening of culinary delights, cocktails and live music, with proceeds benefiting Opportunity Fund's microfinance clients.
+ $75 in advance
+ $100 at the door
includes entry, tastings (enough to fill you up) and open bar.
21+ (adults only)
For Sponsorship information, contact Gwyneth Galbraith
To join the Host Committee, contact Brynne Speizer
Opportunity Fund is California's leading microfinance non-profit organization. Our microfinance programs are supported by donors from the community whose contributions help to fund loans, provide savings accounts to send students to college, and build stronger families and vibrant neighborhoods. Since 1994, Opportunity Fund has directed $83 million in microloans and microsavings to help over 8,000 local families.
Mission: To advance the economic well-being of working people by helping them earn, save and invest in their future.
*as of 2/26/15
Salt Group Partners / Loco'l
Sara Gaviser Leslie
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