CFRI’s Annual Gala to Increase Cystic Fibrosis Awareness and Raise Funds for CFRI Research, Education and Support Programs “CFRI’s Moonlight Masquerade” Saturday, October 26, 2019 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm The Hillsborough Racquet Club Hillsborough, CA “Moonlight Masquerade”
Once an early 20th-century private polo clubhouse surrounded by elegant estates, the historical Hillsborough Racquet Club will provide the perfect setting for CFRI’s Moonlight Masquerade, a magical evening of revelry, music, delicacies, and fine wines. In the years following the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake, the Club was a hub for the elite throughout the Bay Area; a place to see and be seen.
At CFRI’s Moonlight Masquerade, guests will experience a taste of a bygone era, with the added fun of optional masquerade attire. Guests will celebrate more than four decades of progress in cystic fibrosis (CF) discoveries and therapies while enjoying gourmet small plates, delectable desserts and libations. The entertainment will be fabulous, and the live auction will tempt participants to bid generously.
Taking place on Saturday, October 26, 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm, the Moonlight Masquerade Gala will raise vital funds for CFRI’s research, education, support, and advocacy programs. In addition to the festivities, a compelling educational piece will be offered, and the 2019 “CF Champion” award will be bestowed.
Date/Time: Saturday, October 26, 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm Location: Hillsborough Racquet Club 252 El Cerrito Avenue, Hillsborough, California
Guest Demographics: Approximately 160 guests comprised of a broad range of the San Francisco Bay Area population including politicians, philanthropists, healthcare professionals, and CF community members. Financial Goal: $97,550 net to fund CFRI research, education, support, and advocacy programs