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Beats for Boobs 2009 - 6th Annual Fundraiser
Date Friday October 23
Time 6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location Details
111 Minna Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Event Type Fundraiser
Organizer/Author
Beats for Boobs (http://www.beatsforboobs.org) will host its 6th annual fundraiser on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23rd @ 111 Minna Gallery, 6 p.m. - 2 a.m. Beats for Boobs is an annual fundraising event that raises community awareness for breast cancer through a collective celebration of art, fashion, food and music.

This year will be our biggest yet!! We hope to raise over $25,000. (Last year Beats for Boobs raised over $16,800 for the breast cancer cause). How are we doing this? With YOU, YOU, AND YOU!

What else are we up to this year?

- We're very excited to be hosting the event on a Friday this year for the very first time.
- Beyond the four walls of our home away from home, 111 Minna, we are hosting an array of entertainment and performances in the Minna alley which we will be taking over in full this year also for the first time!
- Loads of FOOD, EDUCATIONAL GAMES, FASHION, ART and BEATS to boot for the boobie!

Please peruse and join (if you haven't already) our fan page. You can see photos from past years, videos, and loads of detail and updates as to this year's goals and event details. We also have a list of the organizations to whom funds will go from this 100% volunteer and charitable event!

Become a Fan: http://www.facebook.com/beatsforboobs

"GREEN IS THE NEW PINK" is our theme this year! Knowing that environmental toxins are one of the leading causes of disease, cancer, birth defects, asthma, and reproductive harm, Beats for Boobs will help educate people on how to reduce exposure in their own lives and live at a higher level of health & wellness. The best cure for breast cancer is prevention.

Why wait in line when you can pre-purchase VIP Tickets and VIP Packages on our website: http://www.beatsforboobs.org. Music, food, fashion and live performances will be provided by the following sponsors, contributors and volunteers who make this annual event possible:

DJ Line Up:
1000 - DJ ThuyVu (Deep Blue)
1100 - shOOey (Space Cowboys)
1200 - DJ ICON (djicon.com)
0100 - Jen Woolfe (Shameless)

- Alley Sound provided by Teacher with the Bus and Space Cowboys

Fashion:
- Buddhalicious
- Chiqui
- DeFalco Design
- Josie Adele Designs
- miss velvet cream
- Side Effects
- silver lucy design
- Tamo Design

Models Hair / Make Up:
- Oxenrose Salon
- Shu Uemura

Fire Performances:
- Solar Flare
- Temple of Poi

Floral Décor:
- Lee’s Nursery and Florist

Live Performances:
- HoopGirl
- Lucid Mechanism
- DJ Rubia during cocktail hour
- Live art by Mona Caron
- Breakdancing by Muppet Babies
- Nick Myerhoff Performance Painting & GirlRider

Education Station (Hosted by the Boobie Educators):
- Boobie Prize Wheel
- Silent Auction
- 'What's In Your Purse?'

Culinary Delights:
- Sauce Restaurant w/food donated by Golden Gate Meat, A&B Produce & Royal Hawaiian Sea Food
- Shine
- "CHAKA'S" MMM Sauce
- Radio Africa & Kitchen
- LeBeau Nob Hill Market & Deli
- The Cake Gallery
- The Irish Bank

Gift Donations (Silent Auction, Prize Wheel, What's in Your Purse?):
- Ammo Marketing
- Basic Training
- Beats by Dr. Dre
- California State Fair
- California Academy of Science
- Delfina
- Denise Milito
- Dex Stakker
- CDs by DJ ICON
- CDs by DJ Kramer
- Dosa
- Esther Allison
- Faernworks
- Freeman Beauty Labs
- Ginger Rubio Salon
- Hoopgirl
- Intutive
- Jennifer Tuton
- Josie Adele
- Megan Galindo
- Mochi Massage
- PlumpJack
- Sports Basement
- Tiffany's
- Velo Rogue Cafe
- Yoga Tree
- Yes To Carrots™
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