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WAVES for Development and the NY Surf Film Festival Present: A Rising Tide… Charity Event!
Wednesday, September 23, 2009 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
WAVES for Development and the NY Surf Film Festival Present:
A Rising Tide… Charity Party!
When: Wednesday, September 23, 7:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Bar 13, 35 E 13th Street, NYC
Tickets: $15 pre-sale, $20 at the Door (tax deductible)
Raffle Prizes * Spectacular Adventures Film * 2x1 Drink Specials * Giveaways * Surf-Related Non-Profits * “Meet the Filmmakers” Lounge * Trailers of festival films*
Please join us at Bar 13 as we celebrate the diverse work of surf-related nonprofits and kick-off the 2nd annual NY Surf Film Festival and Unsound Pro surf competition!
Surfing has inspired many individuals to take action in the areas of film, conservation, sustainability, education, health, and humanitarian aid. This event will bring together representatives from organizations such as:
You’ll have an opportunity to learn about these organizations and how you can get involved with their great work. Throughout the evening there will be raffle prizes, 2x1 drink specials, giveaways, trailers of festival films, and a “Meet the Filmmakers” lounge where guests will be able to mingle with some of the festival’s filmmakers!
Each guest will receive 1 free raffle ticket!
All proceeds will go to these amazing organizations!
As an added bonus, it will be the NYC premiere of the Spectacular Adventures film.
Don’t miss this exciting event, where a rising tide lifts all boats.
~WAVES for Development & NY Surf Film Festival~
Thank you to our Non-Profit Partners:
Thank you to our raffle prize sponsors:
Thank you to our media partners:
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WAVES for Development
WAVES for Development is an affiliation of nonprofits that believe surf travel should benefit the people and communities where it happens.
Our mission is to use surfing to make the world a better place by combining Educational Surf programs that develop Peruvian youth into healthy & empowered adults with Surf Voluntourism programs that engage travelers & transform their world view. Our community-based education programs promote:
• Cultural Exchange & Understanding
• Life Skills / Healthy Living
• Environmental Conservation
• Social Entrepreneurship
• Sustainable Tourism