You are invited to attend our
Fall Fundraising Dinner: The Road Ahead!
Sunday, September 9, 2018
Our 16th annual dinner promises an amazing meal in a warm atmosphere of relaxed elegance. Upon arrival, enjoy mingling on our terrace to the sounds of live music and sampling scrumptious appetizers. Proceed to an exquisite table in the Great Hall for several courses of beautiful, delicious food prepared with skill and care. Enjoy short presentations about the ways in which Menucha changes and enriches the lives of our guests throughout the year.
5:30 pm – Hors d’oeuvres, wine, champagne, sparkling cider and live music on the terrace
6:30 pm – Dinner with program to follow. Keynote speaker is Gordon Kennedy. Master of Ceremonies is Erich Merrill. Honorary chairs are Norma and Don Fales.
Dress: Cocktail attire, please
Tickets: $100 per person or $700 for a table of eight. Includes wines, hors d’oeuvres, and three-course menu. When you purchase your tickets, we’ll ask you to choose from among three delicious entrees:
a. Seared Duck Breast with Cherry Bordelaise
b. Halibut Steak with Saffron and Tomato Butter
c. Vegetable Gratin
Please purchase by calling Donna Leamy in our office, 503-695-2243. Tickets also on sale at First Presbyterian Church on Sundays through Labor Day.
$70 of each ticket will be considered a donation and may be tax-deductible in accordance with IRS rules for a 501(c)3 nonprofit charitable organization.
The event is hosted by the Friends of Menucha Foundation’s Board of Stewards, a volunteer organization dedicated to the financial support of Menucha Retreat & Conference Center.
The current Board of Stewards includes:
Susan Hedlund, President
Erich Merrill, Secretary
Derek Foote, Treasurer
Spencer Parks, ex-officio
Chris Rasmussen, Past President
Q: What about the croquet tournament?
A: The croquet tournament is taking a rest. For “fun-raising” in 2018
we invite you to
Menucha’s Summer Fair on August 11th!