Annual Fundraiser – The Urban Farm to Table Luncheon

This May 21st, APC invites you to eat, celebrate, and advocate for a great cause at the Alameda Point Collaborative Farm. Give extra meaning to the words strength, home, and kindness.

APC will be hosting its annual fundraiser,The Urban Farm to Table Luncheon, on May 21st, 2017 from 1pm to 3pm. This farm to table experience will happen in the center of APC’s 2 acre urban working farm and, include a completely organic and sustainable meal prepared with produce sourced directly from the farm.

Alameda Point Collaborative hosts this unique and elevated fundraiser ever year to raise funds for its hundreds of residents living within its supportive housing community on the decommissioned Naval Base at Alameda Point. With every dollar raised, APC is given more support in its mission against fighting homelessness and poverty.

So, we ask that you join us for a beautiful meal on the farm and open your hearts to the beautiful community that is APC. This May 21st, give the gift of strength, home, and kindness at Alameda Point Collaborative’s Urban Farm to Table Luncheon.

The Food

The plated meal will feature the gastronomic talent of A Fork Full of Earth. Owned by Executive Chef, Angela Ginsburg named one of the top 40 Green Chefs under 40 in the country- A Fork Full of Earth believes in the impact organic and farm fresh food can have on a community and the world. APC is extremely honored and thankful to A Fork Full of Earth for partnering with APC for this event and believing in its mission.

The Drink

Saint George Spirits, a neighbor to APC, will be serving original cocktails featuring its one of kind spirits. St. George was founded by Jörg Rupf, the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Distilling Institute and a five-time nominee for Outstanding Wine & Spirits Professional by the James Beard Foundation. Friends to APC and master distillers, Lance Winters and Dave Smith, concoct the brilliant spirits behind past luncheon favorites like, the Green Chile Vodka and Pear Brandy. We cant wait to see what delicious cocktails will be featured at this years event!

Faction Brewery, another neighbor to APC, is serving craft beer from its award winning brewery. Opened by Rodger Davis and Claudia Pamparana, in December of 2013, Faction strives to make great beers that everyone can enjoy. To better the community around them, Faction has generously chosen to work closely with local non-profits like APC.

The Company

20 year old resident speaker, Elisha Wilson, will give his firsthand account of the resilience that brought him and his family to APC and, the self-empowerment and success he’s achieved since living here. This years key note speaker, Paul Henderson, is the Deputy Chief of Staff & Public Safety Director for the Mayor of San Francisco. Paul will bring a forward thinking and thought provoking message into the community to encourage and uplift.

Sponsorship

APC is currently looking for sponsorships for this event. Sponsors can support APC and its mission by contributing at various levels from $2,500 – $10,000. Acknowledgments also vary but can include items like free tickets to the event, recognition on APC’s website and printed materials and, formal advertisement and recognition in the local newspaper. Becoming a sponsor is great way for local businesses, corporations, groups, teams and families to partner with APC and be recognized as a champion against homelessness and poverty in the Bay Area. Please contact the Fund Development department at, bmuniz@apcollaborative.org, to sponsor the luncheon and for more and complete information.

Tickets

Tickets are $95 per person. Tickets will be available for purchase soon!

The Goal

Help APC raise $50,000 dollars at this years event! All of the event proceeds go directly to supporting the entire APC agency and its work from, its programs and services to, its social enterprises and housing. Your contribution will help APC provide a community where formerly homeless families and individuals can thrive.