Save the Date for April 13, 2019!
The story of Social Advocates for Youth and the young people we serve will be told from the heart of Santa Rosa within the reunified Courthouse Square.
SAY Soirée will once again deliver guests a sophisticated black-tie experience that brings the future – our young people – to the present. This forward-thinking event will highlight what the future holds for our youth thanks to you, our advocates and investors.
SAY SOIRÉE | Premier Sponsor Reception 5:00pm – 6:00pm
SAY Soirée premier sponsors are recognized as esteemed members of our community. From CEOs and philanthropic leaders, to elected officials, they are the top influencers and decision makers from a wide variety of local businesses and organizations. This small and exclusive hour-long reception provides our premier sponsors with an unparalleled opportunity to mix and mingle while enjoying spirits and bites from a guest chef.
SAY SOIRÉE | Reception 5:00pm – 6:45pm
The iconic Courthouse Square will be transformed with multi-media displays that explore SAY’s impact from every angle. Our black-tie affair kicks off with an experiential and immersive glimpse into how SAY cares for and moves young people out of crisis so that can focus on their future. As guests socialize they will be taken through a series of program installations that ground them in the safety net SAY provides for all youth in Sonoma County. Guests will sip premier local wines and nosh on refined and elegant appetizers.
SAY SOIRÉE 6:45pm – 9:00pm
Our forward-thinking program will highlight what the future holds for our youth thanks to you, our advocates and investors. Once gathered under the main tent, guests will enjoy awe-inspiring dishes paired with elegant wines. The night will include serious fundraising on the menu! After the toasts and testimonials, a boisterous auction of once-in-a-lifetime packages for those seeking adventures will be hosted by Senator Mike McGuire. The Soirée will end with what our investors do best, raising a paddle to end youth homelessness and empower self-sufficiency. The Soirée will once again be a see-and-be-seen unmissable occasion with 350 seats filled to capacity.