Re: "Around the World in 65 Days" Benefit program for Glide
- Several of you have written me that the attachment did not come through on
yesterday's message. I'm reattaching the flyer. But if it doesn't come
through again, here is the unformatted message:
CELEBRATE50: A Benefit for GLIDE
Presented by Karen Keefer in celebration of the 50 years of leadership by
Rev. Cecil Williams and Janice Mirikitani in creating programs of
*Around the World in 65 Days*
Monday, May 13, 2013
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Community Room, Redwood City Main Library; 1044 Middlefield Rd., Redwood
City CA, 94063
Saving frequent flier miles since 1984, Redwood City resident Karen Keefer
used them all in 2012 on business class fare to go around the world -
adding 12 more countries to the 60 she has already visited. Her
personalized route took her to Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam,
Indonesia, Australia, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Tanzania
(and Zanzibar), and Poland. She will share her photos and engrossing
stories - pointing out highlights, surprises, frightening episodes,
learning experiences and happy times.
Suggested Donation: $20/adults, $8/students, no charge/children 12 and under
Checks made payable to GLIDE are 100% tax deductible and go to GLIDE�s
For more information about this event please contact Karen Keefer (650)
For more information about GLIDE please visit our website at www.glide.org or
contact Niki Shapiro, (415) 674-6117 nshapiro@...
*The meeting Space is provided as a community service by the City of
Redwood City. The City neither sponsors nor endorses this event nor the
presenting individual or organizations.*
Look forward to seeing you there.
On Wed, May 1, 2013 at 5:43 PM, Karen Keefer <rpcvk2@...> wrote:
> Last summer and fall, I went on the adventure of a lifetime--around the
> world, esp. in PC countries. Although NorCal PCA is partnering with the
> Commonwealth Club of CA on my program in SF on May 21st, I will be
> presenting it as a benefit for Glide Foundation at the Redwood City Main
> Library from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on May 13th. Please see attached flyer
> for information.
> FYI, in case anyone asks....Glide has 88 programs to help the
> marginalized, disenfranchised, and homeless in the Bay area. They have
> four high-rise buildings to house homeless and low-income families, a full
> medical (& psychology) facility on the fifth floor of Glide, many recovery
> & wellness programs, and they serve three meals a day to an average of
> 1,000 people each meal. A number of us go to Glide from here on the
> Peninsula and South Bay--some even come from Sacramento each Sunday. So I
> hope this benefit will draw a full crowd. With your help in advertising
> it, hopefully this will happen.
> Please let me know if you have any questions: 650-995-7747. Hope to see
> you there.
> Karen Keefer
> RPCV/Nigeria & Liberia
> X-staff/PC HQ
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