6pm to Late - Friday 25th October 2019 - Lifesaving Victoria, 200 The Boulevard Port Melbourne
Come along and celebrate African culture, cuisine and art with us in October!
Celebrating the diversity present in the City of Port Philip and our surrounding areas, the event is a showcase of our newest residents and community projects.
Doors open at 6:00pm sharp, with a exciting program including:
- African Buffet Dinner from 5 distinct regions
- Live music and traditional dancers
- Showcase of educational, healthcare and community projects in Africa
- Competitions, door prizes and more!
- Community and cultural networking
We'll be showcasing cuisines from around Africa, including:
- South Africa
- and more!
Prizes, Auctions & Marketplace
We will be auctioning and raffling off a number of exciting (and valuable!) items as part of the event, so make sure to get in early to check out the items!
- Hand-made Ugandan and Tanzanian artwork and clothing
- Photographic Studio Voucher
- 6 Months Fitness Centre Membership\
- and many more items
This fundraiser is a project of Winds of Hope, a Port Melbourne based charity working towards improving healthcare services in Uganda and educational outcomes for young women in need.
We're supported by our local partners, including the Rotary Club of Albert Park.
Our goal for 2020 is to open our own primary school in Uganda, offering free primary school classes to girls from families who are unable to afford school fees, uniforms and tuition.
We also have a number of partner charities and organizations that we support in Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and the region that will be showcased at the event.
This event is an important fundraiser for our cancer and HIV/Aids awareness and immunization programs, with proceeds used to improve the lives of youth and young adults in Uganda who are afflicted with preventable and treatable diseases. Learn more about our outreach programs below.
All proceeds from the night go directly towards our outreach programs in Uganda:
- School (primary) scholarships and support programs.
- Cancer awareness and education programs for students and young adults in Uganda
- Breast and cervical cancer screening outreach sessions
- HPV immunizations for female students in Uganda
The event also supports other community projects that we're passionate about, including:
- Team Vista - Children's Home & School Sponsorship in Moshi, Tanzania
- No Means No & Days for Girls - Kitengela, Kenya
Our sponsors are key to making this event a fantastic night!
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Interested in sponsoring this and future events? We're always looking for help from local businesses or community groups - simply email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tickets are on-sale now. Click the button below to buy a ticket or a table.
Early-bird Tickets start at $48 for Adults, $38 Senior/Concession, $28 children.
No Credit Card?
We are happy to invoice your organisation for tickets if you prefer - simply email us at email@example.com
Tickets can also be purchased by sending an EFT to our bank account. Please email us with your transaction details and contact details. Contact us using the form below if you'd like us to issue an invoice or quotation for tickets.
ANZ Bank - "Winds of Hope" BSB 013395 Account 464763284
Interested in helping out at the event, or volunteering for one of our future outreach programs? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or click the button below to get in touch.
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