Red Hen Press’s Annual Champagne Luncheon fundraiser, usually held in person at a venue in Pasadena each year, is now going virtual. The 26th Annual Luncheon will be hosted on Sunday, October 25, 2020, from 12:00 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time on the Zoom platform and will feature appearances by some of the leading names in literature, including presidential inaugural poet laureate for Barack Obama Richard Blanco, New York Times Editors Choice author Maurice Carlos Ruffin, and Pulitzer-prize winning author Viet Thanh Nguyen.
The event will feature readings from featured authors Aimee Liu, Allison Joseph, and Maurice Carlos Ruffin; breakout sessions with additional featured guests; and an online silent auction highlighting incredible and unique baskets, bundles, gift cards, and experiences.
Sponsorship opportunities are still available from $1800 to $5000, which include 10 admissions to the virtual gala for you and your guests, invitations to separate break-out sessions with one of our featured readers of your choice, gift packages mailed to you and each of your guests ahead of the event, and autographed books, broadsides, and advertising opportunities in the event’s digital tribute book. Sponsors will also receive a complimentary bottle of champagne, specially delivered to enjoy during the event.
Individual tickets to attend the event and to receive a Red Hen Press gift bag mailed to your home are available for $50.
Please visit Red Hen Press’ benefit website for more information, sponsorship availability, and to purchase tickets directly.
For more information, visit https://redhen.org/benefit/.