"Heart: A Loving Community Fundraiser for Lyon-Martin Health Services"
**Please buy your tickets online before the event! Tickets will not be available at the door! http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/140886**
Join Lyon-Martin Health Services (www.lyon-martin.org) and Queer Food for Love on February 13th from 6-9pm for an evening of food, music, art and a silent auction benefiting Lyon-Martin. Tickets available at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/140886
WHEN: Sunday, February 13th, 2011.
WHERE: 2509 Bryant Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Lyon-Martin is facing closure, and needs YOUR HELP to stay open. Please support this vital community clinic by purchasing tickets to this event!
This Lyon-Martin fundraising reception will be held at a Mission artist's cooperative and will highlight the local businesses and organizations that sustain our communities. The evening will include:
-Mingling with Phyllis Lyon, lesbian trailblazer and one of the clinic's namesakes.
-Delicious appetizers catered by Queer Food for Love, a volunteer non-profit that creates organic, vegan meals for the queer community.
-"Mildred's Bridge Group," an all-queer women quartet, will provide music for the evening
-Art by the cooperative's artists-in-residence will decorate the space
-Wine provided by Wine and Spirits Magazine!
-Finish off the night with dessert provided by Dynamo Donuts!
Silent auction items include:
-A Discoverer Membership to YBCA which includes membership cards for two people and VIP invites to special events! ($165 value)
-Goodies from Babeland!
-Certificates to Body Manipulations
-A certificate to Mr. S Leather!
-A $225 tattoo gift certificate by Micah Riot of Black and Blue Tattoo
-$50 to local leather artisans Project TransAction
-Two pieces of original art by local artist Danyol
-A private yoga lesson from Alice DeYoung
-A $50 gift certificate to Bourbon and Branch
-A gift certificate to Farm:Table
-$50 to Flax Art Supplies
-Gift certificates to Millennium!
-A certificate for a tune up from Box Dog Bikes!
-A beautiful item from Five and Diamond!
-A certificate to Paxton Gate!
and much more!
General Admission tickets are $25, tickets for low-income attendees are $15, and VIP tickets are $50 and include a Lyon-Martin wine glass and t-shirt.
Lyon-Martin Health Services is a non-profit community health clinic with over thirty years experience in providing competent, non-judgmental health care to women and transgender people. Lyon-Martin Health Services is the only free-standing community clinic in California with a specific emphasis on lesbian/bisexual women and transgender health care. Services are provided regardless of the patient's ability to pay. For more information about Lyon-Martin Health Services, visit www.lyon-martin.org.
For more information on the event, visit http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=154574244592144
Although the entrance to the space is accessible, the bathroom is not big enough for a wheelchair. The event will be ASL interpreted. To make the space safe for those with chemical sensitives, please refrain from wearing scents.
For Questions or Press Credentials contact:
2509 Bryant Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|