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Western Neighborhoods Project Annual Fundraising Gala

A Gala Celebration Benefiting Western Neighborhoods Project


February 21, 2021 (Sunday) 6:00-10:00 pm


The Clubhouse at Presidio Golf Course
300 Finley Road
San Francisco, CA 94129
Directions and Map
Venue is ADA accessible and there is ample free parking.

RSVP by purchasing tickets now through PayPal. No physical tickets will be mailed. All guest names will be held at the door. We will respond after purchase to confirm your attendee names.

Early Bird Pricing!
Price for seats is $150 each before March 31st, 2020. ($200 after March 31)
This event will sell out, reserve your spots today:

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More Details

Join us for a Gala celebration benefiting Western Neighborhoods Project!

On Sunday, February 21, 2021, Western Neighborhoods Project will host a gala benefit of history and friendship at The Clubhouse at the Presidio Golf Course from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Meet neighbors, old classmates, local history celebrities, and new friends. Enjoy fine food and drink, find a treat at the silent auction, hear old-school stories, and see rare historical pictures from the Outside Lands. Whether you are a native or a recent arrival, you will get a warm welcome at our celebration.

No-Host Bar - 6:00 p.m.
Buffet Dinner - 7:00 p.m.
Cocktail attire, whatever that means to you, is encouraged.
Stories and old images all night long
Early Bird tickets $150 per ticket ($100 tax-deductible). (before March 31, 2020)
$200 per ticket ($100 tax-deductible).

Host Committee

Richard Brandi, Denise LaPointe, Nicole Meldahl, Matt Nichols, Chelsea Sellin, Kyrie Whitsett, and Arnold Woods

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the venue ADA accessible?
Yes, the venue is accessible to those who may have special mobility needs.

How do I get to Presidio Golf Course? Where do I park?
Here are directions.
There is lots of free parking available in front.

What should I wear to the gala?
Cocktail attire, whatever that means to you, is encouraged.

What kind of food and drinks will be served?
Dinner will start at 7:00 pm, and will include vegetarian options. Complimentary wine will be poured, and there will also be a no-host bar.

What about the Silent Auction? What kind of items can I bid on? How does that work?
The Silent Auction opens at 6:00 pm and closes before the event concludes. You will be able to bid on a variety of great Silent Auction items that have been generously donated by businesses and individuals in our community. Items may include gift certificates, event tickets, and unique experiences.

If you’re interested in bidding on items, we’ll help walk you through the process during the gala. Please remember to bring a credit card or checkbook!

If you’re interested in donating an auction item, please contact us.

What will the money we raise be used for?
The funds raised will directly support the work Western Neighborhoods Project does to preserve and share the history of San Francisco’s western neighborhoods.

Is my ticket purchase tax-deductible? Your ticket is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law except for $100 per person attending the event, and the taxable value of any goods you purchase in our silent auction. Our IRS # is 94-3339377 and we are a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

Will you sell tickets at the door?
No. Our Galas always sell out, so reserve your seat early!

Do I have to bring a printed ticket to the event?
No. Purchasing your ticket here confirms your registration for the event. We will not be printing tickets for this event.

How do I check in?
Guest names will be held at check-in. Please check in with your last name.

I bought a ticket for my friends, and they can’t come. Can I get my money back?
Unfortunately, tickets are not refundable.

The name on the registration/ticket doesn’t match the attendee. Is that okay?
Please call 415-661-1000 or contact us if you plan to send someone else in your place for the actual event.

I have more questions!
Just contact us!