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OurTownSF Nonprofit Expo
Saturday Oct 14 12:30pm-4:30pm in San Francisco
FREE to participanting nonprofits and the public
*** THE LARGEST SF LGBTQ NONPROFIT EXPO EVER! ***

We're taking over the entire Eureka Valley Recreation Center at 18th and Collingwood plus their playing field for our 2nd annual OurTownSF Nonprofit Expo

Connect in English or Spanish. We expect to feature over 100 SF LGBTQ arts, community, fundraiser, legal, political, health, well-being & spiritual groups. Also, come out for the entertainment, food & beverages provided by nearby restaurants & check out the silent auction items.

WARNING: THIS EVENT IS GONNA BE SUPER GAY!

Watch the YouTube video from the 2016 event by Archive Productions Inc. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SibN30vshrQ

BROUGHT TO YOU BY:
OurTownSF.org - resource guide to over 300 SF LGBTQ nonprofit service agencies, arts and athletic groups
IN PARTNERSHIP WITH:
Eureka Valley Recreation Center & TurnOut.org

C0-EMCEES:
MIA SATYA - Trans Employment Specialist at SF LGBT Center, 2016 SF Pride Grand Marshall
KHMERA ROUGE - Absolute Empress 50 of Imperial Council of SF
GREGG CASSIN - Facilitator of Shanti Life Program & Honoring Our Experience
PATRICK B. SMITH - Board Secretary at the Castro Country Club

Donations for event welcome: http://ourtownsf.org/Donate

Entertainment: by:
Barbary Coast Cloggers, San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Marching Band, Kippy Marks - violinist, Jason Brock - singer/entertainer , Maureen Bogues of Rainbow Toastmasters, Damien Alvarez - flamenco dancer plus more TBA

FOOD SAMPLING TABLES PROVIDED by:
Project Open Hand, Kasa Indian Eatery, La Mediterranee-Noe, Flore, Hot Cookie plus more TBA
COFFEE PROVIDED by:
Starbucks Coffee on 18th St. at Castro St.
HUGE ANNIVERSARY CAKE DONATED by:
Sweet Inspiration - we'll celebrate OurTownSF's 4th anniversary

BLESSING PERFORMED by:
Sister Rose Mary Chicken of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence

CHAIR MASSAGE by:
Positive Being
HIV TESTING by:
Alliance Health Project (AHP)
HEALTH INSURANCE ENROLLMENT ASSISTANCE by:
API Wellness Center
PET ADOPTIONS by:
Family Dog Rescue
VOTER REGISTRATION by:
Alice B. Toklas Democratic Club

Book Signing by:
Michael Helquist - acclaimed journalist, historian and activist
of his stirring biography, Marie Esqi - one of the 1st publicly known lesbians on the West Coast over 100 years ago.

"The Vollies" Award Certificates Given for:
top 6 who've been particularly "outstanding volunteers" for the SF LGBTQ nonprofit community
Given by: Rich Stadtmiller - the renowned photographic chronicler of the SF GLBT community and author of "Volunon"

Videography by: Archive Productions
Photography by: Jouke Lanning
Sound by: Sound Productions https://soundproductions.wordpress.com/

64 groups confirmed to participate so far...:many more TBA
Academy of Friends, AIDS Emergency Fund, AIDS Legal Referral Panel, Alice B. Toklas Democratic Club, UCSF Alliance Health Project, API Wellness, Archive Productions, Art for AIDS, AtmosQueer, Barbary Coast Cloggers, Bayard Rustin LGBT Coalition, Black Brothers Esteem, Bridgemen, Castro Ambassadors, Castro Community on Patrol, Castro Merchants, Castro/Upper Market Community Benefit District, Community of Christ SF, Community United Against Violence, Donna Sachet-Songs of the Season, Donor Network West, Elizabeth Taylor 50-Plus Network, Family Dog Rescue, Federation of Gay Games, Flesh and Spirit Community, Golden Gate Wrestling Club, Grand Ducal Council, HRC, Imperial Council, Lesbian/Gay Chorus, Maitri Compassionate Care, Man Dance Company, Momma's Boyz, National Queer Arts Festival, Ohlhoff Recovery Programs, Openhouse, Pets are Wonderful Support (PAWS), Positive Being, Positive Pedalers, Positive Resource Center, Project Open Hand, Queer Cultural Center, Queer LifeSpace, Queer Rebels Productions, Rainbow Honot Walk, Rainbow Toastmasters, The Richmond/Ermet Aid Foundation - REAF, Sacred Space, St. Francis Lutheran Church, SF Gay Men's Chorus, SF Leathermen's Discussion Group, SF LGBT Center, SF Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band, SF Night Ministry, Sarah Bush Dance Project, Shanti Project, Team San Francisco, Tenderloin Tessie Holiday Dinners, Theatre Rhinoceros, Trans Thrive, Transgender Employment Services - TEEI, TurnOut, Varsity Gay Kickball League, Wrestlers Without Borders

Sponsors: The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, Maitri Compassionate Care, Kevin Ho and Jonathan McNarry - Vanguard Properties

Media Sponsor: SF Bay Times

GONNA BE OUT OF TOWN IN L.A.? Join our sister site at OurTownLA Nonprofit Expo - same date and time at Plummer Park
7377 Santa Monica Blvd in West Hollywood
https://www.facebook.com/events/299876353751247/

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Eureka Valley Recreation Center
100 Collingwood St
San Francisco, CA

Event on Facebook


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