“Washing one’s hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral.” – Paulo Freire
International Women’s Day Celebration
To celebrate the upcoming International Women’s Day, The Spot and Asian Health Services Youth Program will host a dinner to honor some of the inspiring and amazing women whose work has made positive impacts on empowering youth in our community.
Our honorees include:
Sherry Hirota - Chief Executive Office at Asian Health Services
Dr. Isami Arifuku - Sr. Researcher at National Council on Crime & Delinquency
Jennifer Lee - Director of Community Services at Asian Health Services
Local elected officials of Oakland and Piedmont will also be in attendance.
We hope that you can join us in honoring these amazing women for their tireless work and contribution in supporting the healthy development of our young people. Their investment in our youth and our community has been truly inspirational!
The dinner celebration will take place on Friday, March 8, 2013 at Piedmont Community Hall. Please see below for more details on the event and ticket sales.
Date: Friday, March 8, 2013
Time: 6:30 to 10:30pm (Doors open at 6:30 for silent auction. Program begins at 7:30pm)
Location: Piedmont Community Hall | 711 Highland Ave, Piedmont, CA 94611
Tickets: $75/person or $550/table of 8
Tickets for the events can be purchased at:
- The Spot| 299 13th Street, Oakland
- AHS Youth Program Office | 310 8th Street #103, Oakland
- Michael Lok | firstname.lastname@example.org
Event ticket includes buffet dinner, live entertainment, and open wine bar. There will also be a silent auction and raffle ticket sales. Please go here for more information on the raffle.
The event is co-sponsored by Piedmont Asian American Club and Banteay Srei.