The 11th Anniversary Faith Fancher Breast Cancer Challenge will take place on August 22, 2015 at Lake Merritt. Visit FaithFancher5K.org for complete event information.
Nellie’s Soul Food Restaurant will be open on Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 for a special fundraiser to benefit Friends of Faith. Cheri Dove, President of Friends of Faith, along with Barbara Rodgers and other members of FOF will stop by the restaurant and provide information about the organization. This is an all-day event with entertainment, vendors, speakers and raffles.
A percentage of the cost of your meal will be donated to Friends of Faith. There will also be an opportunity for you to make an individual donation to FOF. You will also receive a complimentary dessert with the purchase of each meal.
No Promotions (Groupon or Yelp) will be accepted at this event.
In addition, you can view a collection of photos from the Walk taken by professional photographer Stephen Texeira via this link. An example of one of these photos is below:
The Celebrity Bartender Night at Pican Restaurant to benefit Friends of Faith was a great success! Below are a couple of photos from the event, which was held on June 30th:
Left to right: FOF Board Members: Carolyn Tyler, Cheryl Ward, Rosie Lee Allen, Pican Owner - Michael LeBlanc, Renel, Thelma Simmons, Jacqueline Brown, Cheryl Hurd-Perry, Rita Williams, Brenda Hamberry Green, Vanita Williams and daughter.
You can view a complete collection of photos from the event here, courtesy of Photographers at Large.
A big thanks to Nellie's Restaurant for holding a fabulous community event to benefit Friends of Faith on February 25th. Lots of people came to enjoy Nellie's delicious soul food, to hear some soul-stirring music and several lucky people walked away with great raffle prizes.
A few photos are included below, but to see all the photos, go to photographer J. D. Harris' page on Smugmug.com. Thanks J. D. for all of the photos that really captured the fun of the Nellie's Breast Cancer Awareness Day.Miss Nellie--restaurant owner, Nellie Ozen--her daughter, co-owner Quinette (first from left) and restaurant G. M. Joshua Tolliver (second from right) at the Breast Cancer Awareness Community Day with Friends of Faith members Barbara Rodgers, Pam Moore, Rita Williams and Marsha Peterson.