Please join us
on May 4!
People with Purpose is just three weeks away! We're looking forward to celebrating with you.
After all the rain we've had this year, the rolling hills surrounding the Castlewood Country Club are sure to be in all their glory as we gather at 6 pm to enjoy the view from the patio, cocktail hour, games, a fun photo booth, delicious dinner and wine - and the amazing gathering of friends who are truly the heart of our community.
Thank you to our generous PWP 2019 Sponsors!
Please join us in showing gratitude to the sponsors (to date) for this year's People With Purpose. We couldn't do it without them!
Fremont Bank -- Legacy Sponsor
SiliconSage Builders -- Presenting Sponsor
F.H. Dailey Chevrolet
Gonsalves & Kozachenko, Attorneys at Law
Have a Ball Foundation
McDermottCosta Insurance Brokers
Washington Hospital Healthcare System
Berge-Pappas-Smith/Chapel of The Angels
Craig & Tina Steckler
Pleasanton Lions Club
Stanford Health Care ValleyCare
CMIT Solutions of Pleasanton
Dutra Enterprises, Inc.
James R. Griffin Construction, Inc.
Sisters of the Holy Family
We're happy to share a preview of our guest speaker and this year's honorees. They inspire us and we're sure you'll be "wowed," too!
Meet Lisa Felder, our People with Purpose Speaker
was a busy running coach and certified sports nutritionist
when she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2010.
With the help of her
Kaiser Permanente healthcare team, Lisa underwent surgery and follow up treatment, and was then referred
devoted trainees call her
a reference to the warmth, strength, and encouragement that have
Join us at our May 4th gala to hear Lisa's inspiring story and in the meantime, learn more via
her web site.
Congratulations to our 2019 People with Purpose Honorees:
Photo credit: Ramil Sumalpong, Iconic Lab
Evelyn Paradis will receive our
Hope Award for her efforts to raise awareness and funds through her yearly Barb's Pink Party event to benefit HERS patients. Evelyn and her team raised the most funds ever in 2018 -- $20,000 -- to help survivors believe in a promising future.
will be this year's
recipient, in recognition of her energy,
leadership, and strength.
Following her mother's breast cancer diagnosis and subsequent recovery, Funda became a dedicated HERS advocate and our top participant and fundraiser for our annual 5k/10k Walk/Run.
Dr. Ming Kuan, our
Renewal Award recipient, will be celebrated for her
work as a physician and advocate for breast cancer patients and for being a key Kaiser Permanente leadership member behind HERS recent expansion to their San Leandro campus.
The Harriet Despeaux Award (formerly the Support Award) will be awarded to
Stephanie Sullivan for creating and sustaining a
community of compassion, aid, and advocacy for survivors and their loved ones. Stephanie is the Giving Hope coordinator for Premier Nissan and Subaru of Fremont.
or by calling us at 510-790-1911.
Don't delay - get your tickets and bring a friend. We can't wait to see you there!
Proceeds will benefit our
in support of under-served breast cancer survivors.
Tickets are $125 per person; tables of eight are $900.