I found out about this event and just had to share it, this is a great opportunity to have a fun night out (and see Dana Carvey!!) and help raise money for autism and other special needs children.
Join the legendary Dana Carvey and friends for a five-star evening of
food, wine, and wit for a worthy cause
Enjoy a VIP cocktail reception followed by an intimate gourmet dinner prepared by
Bay Area celebrity chefs. Laugh out loud at a private stand-up comedy show
featuring Dana Carvey and friends. Meet the talent at an exclusive after-party with
divine desserts and drinks, and groove to the beat of the Back Burner Blues Band.
1290 Sutter Street, San Francisco, California
Entrance on Van Ness Ave.
5:30 - 6:30 pm, VIP Cocktail Reception
6:30 - 8:00 pm, Celebrity Chef Dinner hosted by Joey Altman
8:30 pm, Dana Carvey and friends (Doors open at 8:00 pm)
10:00 pm - Midnight, Meet the Stars After-Party
For more information, please contact Nancy Frumkes Events at
415.789.1969 or email@example.com
ABOUT OAK HILL SCHOOL
Located in Marin City, California, the Oak Hill School is certified by the California State Department of Education and provides an academic and therapeutic program for children from kindergarten through adolescence. Their staff includes special education teachers, speech and language pathologists, occupational therapists, creative arts therapists and psychotherapists.
While the range of disabilities among children is broad, classroom groupings cluster children with similar academic levels and learning styles. Their education program includes groups of children with good verbal skills and strong academic potential as well as groups of children with emerging language and academic abilities. Children who have struggled in the traditional classroom environment have an opportunity at Oak Hill to develop academic and social skills, high self-esteem and become leaders among their peers.
ABOUT THE RYDER FOUNDATION
• The Ryder Foundation funds research that investigates the link between environmental toxins and Autism Spectrum Disorders.
• The Ryder Foundation funds research aimed at establishing empirically-proven treatments for autism.
• The Ryder Foundation funds programs that assist low-income families in getting treatments, therapies and supplies.
• The Ryder Foundation funds programs that help local autistic and developmentally challenged children reach their full potential.
ABOUT THE ASHA ACADEMY FOR AUTISM
ASHA is a holistic, multidisciplinary academy in Bangalore, India, providing special education to children with severe disabilities, particularly autism. Founded in 1995, ASHA endeavors to “render exceptional love, care, hope, and educational assistance to children with special needs, to help them develop and utilize their potential.” The school also provides family support, community outreach, and training.