San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2015
WHAT: Annual gala to support Project Avary, a nonprofit organization that provides programs and support for children in the San Francisco Bay Area who have a parent in prison.
WHEN: Wednesday, October 21, 2015, 6:30-9:30 pm
WHERE: The Great American Music Hall, 859 O’Farrell St., San Francisco
HOST: Celeste Perry, BIG 103.7 and KOFY-TV
WHO: Noted San Francisco newspaper editor Phil Bronstein will conduct an onstage interview with San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi about the impact on children of having an incarcerated parent.
HOST COMMITTEE: Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, Congressman Jared Huffman, State Senator Mark Leno, State Senator Mike McGuire, Wilkes Bashford, San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón, Marin County Public Defender Jose Varela, Marin County Supervisor Steve Kinsey.
TICKETS: Tickets are available for purchase at projectavary.org, by calling 415-457-8799 or by email at info(at)projectavary(dot)org. The event includes dinner, wine and a silent auction.
PROJECT AVARY: Project Avary is a nonprofit organization that provides programs and support for children in the San Francisco Bay Area who have a parent in prison. The organization helps children develop emotional, social and life skills that are essential for growing into healthy adults through a continuum of support that includes enrichment, education, psycho-social support and leadership and life skills training. More information is available at ProjectAvary.org and on social media (Twitter: @ProjectAvary, Facebook: /ProjectAvary).