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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 will feature over 100 SF LGBTQ arts, community, fundraiser, legal, political, health, well-being & spiritual groups. Also, come out for the entertainment by SF LGBTQ artists, food & beverages donated by nearby businesses & 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, Donny Mirassou - a multiple award winning drag king, Miss Shugana- reigning SF Faux queen, Madd-Dogg 20/20 - SF's Premiere Drag King

IN THE PLAYING FIELD:
Varsity Gay League - kickball open practice - all welcome to join in for a pickup game

FOOD SAMPLES by:
Project Open Hand, Kasa Indian Eatery, La Mediterranee-Noe, Flore, Hot Cookie, The Castro Fountain, Oz Pizza, Marcello's Pizza and Five Star Truffles
COFFEE & WATER by:
Starbucks Coffee on 18th St. at Castro St.
Trader Joe's on 9th St
HUGE ANNIVERSARY CAKE by:
Sweet Inspiration - we'll celebrate OurTownSF's 4th anniversary

BLESSING PERFORMED by:
Sister Rose Mary Chicken of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence
BOOK SIGNING by:
Michael Helquist - of his stirring biography, Marie Esqi
CHAIR MASSAGE by:
Positive Being
DRAG MAKEUP TUTORIAL by:
Queens of the Castro
FLOWER ARRANGEMENT by:
IXIA
HEALTH INSURANCE ENROLLMENT ASSISTANCE by:
API Wellness Center
HIV TESTING by:
Alliance Health Project (AHP)
PET ADOPTIONS by:
Family Dog Rescue
DOG TREATS by:
Jeffrey's Natural Pet Foods
DEMOING QUEER VIDEO GAMES by:
GamerX
VOTER REGISTRATION by:
Alice B. Toklas Democratic Club

"THE VOLLIES" AWARD CERTIFICATES for:
"outstanding volunteers" for the SF LGBTQ nonprofit community
PRESENTED by:
Rich Stadtmiller - photographic chronicler of SF GLBT community

VIDEOGRAPHY by: Archive Productions
PHOTOGRAPHY by: Jouke Lanning
SOUND by: Sound Productions https://soundproductions.wordpress.com/

AND FOR THE WEEKEND ATHLETES: climbing wall, skateboarding and BMX biking in the tennis courts

80 GROUPS 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, Bare Chest Calendar, Bayard Rustin LGBT Coalition, Black Brothers Esteem, Bridgemen, Castro Ambassadors, Castro Cares, Castro Community on Patrol, Castro Merchants, Castro/Upper Market Community Benefit District, Community of Christ SF, Community United Against Violence, Companions of Dorothy the Worker, Creative Labor, 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, Happy Hour with Cameron Stiehl, HRC, Imperial Council, Leather Walk, Lesbian/Gay Chorus, LGBT Asylum Project, Maitri Compassionate Care, Man Dance Company, Metropolitan Community Church, Momma's Boyz, National Queer Arts Festival, New Conservatory Theatre, Ohlhoff Recovery Programs, Openhouse, OurTownSF, Pets are Wonderful Support (PAWS), Pink Triangle Park & Memorial, Positive Being, Positive Pedalers, Positive Resource Center, Project Open Hand, Queens of the Castro, Queer Comics Expo, 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, The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, Team San Francisco, Temenos Catholic Worker, Tenderloin Tessie Holiday Dinners, Theatre Rhinoceros, Trans Lifeline, 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, Openhouse, Roger S. Gross Attorney at Law, Dr. Scott Mosser-Gender Confirmation Center, Shawn K. Hassler M.D.

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

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