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64th Annual Spring Fundraiser

Start:
June 6, 2013 6:00 PM
End:
June 6, 2013 9:00 PM
Cost:
$25 Advance / $30 Door
Category:
Organizer:
Global Solutions Pittsburgh
Phone:
412-471-7852
Email:
laura@globalsolutionspgh.org
Venue:
Pittsburgh Center for the Arts
Address:
Google Map
6300 Fifth Ave., Pittsburgh, United States, 15232

2013 Annual Spring Fundraiser

For this year’s Annual Spring Fundraiser we will be returning to the beautiful Pittsburgh Center for the Arts on June 6th, 2013, from 6-9 PM.

Art from around the world

Fiberart International 2013

The evening will include access to the latest exhibit that the Center for the Arts has, Fiberart International 2013. This exhibit will feature works by established and emerging artists and provides an opportunity to see current trends and innovations in this evolving medium. It is truly a global showcase that features top fiber artists from around the world, including artists from Hungary, Italy, Poland, Argentina, Japan, Canada, Sweden, France, and the United Kingdom, and ranging in age from 27 to 77.

Food + Drink

Light appetizers will be provided by local Highland Park favorite E2, who offers rustic Mediterranean fare with an ever changing menu that features local produce and locally produced goods whenever possible. Featured items for this evening will include:

  • - Antipasta
  • - Grilled Summer Vegetables
  • - Grilled Focaccia with Gorgmess
  • - Tomato Tart

 
Desserts, and other refreshments will also be provided. The evening will include a cocktail reception with a cash bar, and live jazz performed by Velvet Heat.

Chinese Auction

Steelers-vs-Titans
We will also be giving away some great prizes, so be sure to look for your chance to win one of three great Pittsburgh-themed baskets:

PITTSBURGH STEELERS

DAY OUT & ABOUT

ONE WHIRL YOGA FEST BASKET

Other baskets will be available as well, featuring gift items from La Gourmandine BakeryBig BurritoCladdagh Irish PubPittsburgh Popcorn Co.Espresso a Mano, Pittsburgh Candy Buffet and more great prizes!

Match Support

We are honored to announce that one of our longterm foundation supporters has pledged to match, dollar for dollar, up to $10,000 that we raise at the Spring Fundraiser and in our holiday giving campaign. This amazing opportunity will allow us to leverage $20,000 of support for our programs. In order to ensure that we meet this challenge and take full advantage of this opportunity, our goal for the Spring Fundraiser is to raise $5,000. The money that we raise on June 6th will help to support our programs throughout the year, including exposing middle school students to other cultures, helping to prepare college students to compete in a global market place, engaging young professionals in human rights and social justice service, and working to broaden the horizons of our communities.

The evening will be a great opportunity to spend time with friends, and to meet some of our supporters that you may not know. We hope that you will join us for this celebration of our shared vision and desire to build a more peaceful, equitable and just world.

Tickets & Registration

Please fill out this form to purchase tickets and RSVP for this year’s Spring Fundraiser!

For any questions about this event or tickets, please call 412-471-7852.

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