Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Benefit: Friends of RightRides Social: offering women & LGBTQ individuals a free, late-night ride home

Organization:
RightRides For Womens Safety

Topic:
Friends of RightRides Social

Description:
Please Join Us! RightRides For Womens Safety is celebrating five years of building safer communities addressing gender-based harassment and sexual assault in New York City. Our award-winning grassroots organization offers direct service, safety education and advocacy programs through community organizing, coalition building and is made possible with the generosity of supporters like you.

Please join us for the Friends of RightRides Social featuring the Distinguished Defender Awards, cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, jazz and swing music from the roaring 20s and 30s, a fantastic silent auction and much more!

Date: Tuesday, September 22, 2009
Time: 6pm – 9pm
Location: Anthony Lawrence- Belfair Showroom
53 West 23rd Street, 9th Floor
New York, New York


Music provided by Michael Arenella and his Dreamland Orchestra.
Hors d'oeuvres will be served, along with complimentary wine and spirits from Baks Bison Vodka and Admiral Imports.

Semi-formal or business attire requested.

With the Distinguished Defender Awards honoring:

Joanne Smith, Executive Director & Founder
Girls for Gender Equity

Sonia Ossorio, President
New York City Chapter, National Organization for Women

2 RightRides Volunteers (To Be Announced)

Ticket Prices: Click here to buy tickets online.
For every general admission ticket sold, RightRides can provide 5 safe rides home!

$125 Guiding Guardian VIP
Includes private event reception, special drinks, incredible gift bags and more!

$50 Progressive Protector General Admission
Available until Tuesday, September 15th
($75 thereafter and at door)

$20 Charming Champion
Discounted Ticket for Students and Nonprofit Colleagues
Only offered online until Tuesday, September 8th.

All funds raised directly support RightRides, offering women and LGBTQ individuals a free, late-night ride home to address gender-based assault. $15 of every ticket is non-deductible.


Thank you for your support!


Posted by: Jerin

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