Club 80th Anniversary Dinner/ Art Auction

 

May 27th 2017

Croatian House

72 Whitehall Street

Footscray

5.30 p, to 6.30 pm drinks and viewing of finalists in the Footscray Art Prize at the Footscray Community Art Centre

7.00 Dinner and Art Auction

Cost: $75 pp

Bookings: footscrayrotary80.eventbrite.com.au

 


Details

The Rotary Club of Footscray a partner in the Footscray Art Prize (https://www.vu.edu.au/footscray-university-town/footscray-art-prize) will celebrate 80 years of service to the community with an Anniversary Dinner and Art Auction on May 25th.

Prior to the dinner drinks will be served at the Footscray Community Art Centre (45 Moreland St, Footscray) where prize finalists will be exhibited. Croatian House, is a short walk from the exhibition.

A range of art works will be donated for auction during the evening with the proceeds funding club local youth projects.

We are delighted that Dr Susan Alberti AC will be the speaker at the dinner. Dr Alberti is well known for her philanthropy having donated extensively to medical research and other charitable causes. Amongst her many roles Dr Alberti is Chair of the Susan Alberti Medical Research Foundation, a Director of the Western Health Foundation, Chair of Victoria University Foundation, Chair of the DANNI Foundation and a Director of the AFL National Women's League Advisory Group. Recently she retired as Vice President of the Western Bulldogs Football Club.

Works donated for auction can be viewed at this link:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/r60gmxogbmw5olf/Items%20for%20auction%20prelim.pdf?dl=0