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Sunday, August 5, 2012
7:30pm - Herbst Theatre
San Francisco

Silent Auction: 5:00pm
Main Lobby

VIP Reception: 5:00pm
Green Room

Gala Reception: 6:00pm
Green Room

Performance: 7:30pm
Herbst Theatre

Underwriter Dessert Party: 10:00pm
Green Room

     


For cast bios and press pix
CLICK HERE


ORDER UNDERWRITER TICKETS
Includes both pre and post concert gala receptions

Performance only tickets ($50 & $75) available at
www.CityBoxOffice.com or 415.392.4400

"Help is on the Way" is Northern California's largest annual AIDS benefit concert.
It's an elegant evening of fun designed to raise funds
for Bay Area AIDS service provider agencies.

VISIT OUR SILENT AUCTION

"Help is on the Way" features an extensive silent auction coinciding
with the pre-performance gala and concluding at the end of the intermission.


Honoring
TOM NOLAN
former Executive of Project Open Hand for 16 years
with our Community Hero Award

Tom Nolan


Cast Details

(in alphabetical order)

CAROLE COOK
Broadway (42nd Street, Radio Gals) / TV / film star

DAVID ENGEL
Broadway (La Cage Aux Folles/Putting it Together) star/co-founder of Forever Plaid

SAM HARRIS
Broadway (The Producers, Grease, The Life) TV (Starsearch), recording star

VICKI LEWIS
Broadway (Damn Yankees, Chicago) TV (NewsRadio/Three Sisters) star

KIMBERLEY LOCKE
American Idol and recording star

MAUREEN McGOVERN
Broadway (Pirates of Penzance, Little Women, Nine) Grammy-nominated recording star

HELEN REDDY
Grammy Award winning recording & TV star

JAKE SIMPSON
2003 Star Search Grand Champion

REX SMITH
Broadway (Pirates of Penzance, Grand Hotel) TV (Street Hawk) / recording star

TUCK & PATTI
Jazz & recording stars

LISA VROMAN
Broadway (Phantom of the Opera, Les Miz) / recording star

NATALIE WEISS
Broadway touring cast (Wicked, Les Miz) / YouTube sensation

PAULA WEST
Jazz / Cabaret star

B.O.O.B.S!
Busty, outrageous, over-the-top broads singing!
Jessica Coker, Amanda Folena & Soila Hughes

JOHN NAVAEZ & ANDREW CERVANTES
Same sex Ballroom Salsa Dance Champions

CAST OF LES MISERABLES
The cast of the Broadway 25th anniversary touring cast

JON MAHER
Sign language interpreter

DAVID GALLIGAN
Director

RICHARD BERENT
Musical Director



Carole CookDavid Engel
Carole Cook &David Engel

Sam HarrisVickie Lewis
Sam Harris & Vicki Lewis

Kimberley LockeRex Smith
Kimberley Locke & Maureen McGovern

Helen Reddy
Helen Reddy

Jake SimpsonRex Smith
Jake Simpson & Rex Smith

Tuck & PattiPaula West
Tuck & Patti & Lisa Vroman

Natalie WeissPaula West
Natalie Weiss & Paula West

The BOOBS
Jessica Coker,Amanda Folena, Soila Hughes
as B.O.O.B.S!

John Narvaez+Andrew Cervantes
John Narvaez & Andrew Cerevantes

Les Mizerables


PAST PERFORMANCES

all That Jazz

showgirls

P&P



Gala Co-Chairs
RON HUMMEL
JORDAN, MILLER & ASSOCIATES

Host Committee
Anna Alioto
Sheila Ash
Joan McLoughlin
Bacca da Silva
Sister Roma
Garyi Virginia

GALA BENEFICIARIES
AIDS Housing Alliance
AIDS Legal Referral Panel
Maitri Compassionate Care
Positive Resource Center


Corporate Sponsors help underwrite the cost of our events to ensure that
100% of your ticket price goes directly to the beneficiaries of the gala.

To download a corporate sponsor proposal
with levels and benefits, click here.


CORPORATE SPONSORS

AAA Ketel One Vodka

United Airlines

Wells Fargo


ASSOCIATE SPONSORS


DeltaDental

Charles Schwab

JanssenTherape Therapeutics

Randall Schiller Productions

Steven Montes Special Events


Media Sponsors help get the word out about our events, saving advertising dollars and ensuring more money goes directly to the beneficiaries.

MEDIA SPONSORS

ABC7-TV

The Examiner



BAR TAB

Bay Area Reporter

KGO Radio

Bay Stages


Gala Reception Sponsors provide fabulous hors d'oeuvres, premium wine tastings, delectable desserts and special martini and margarita bars for our patrons to enjoy while mingling during the pre and post-performance receptions.

RECEPTION SPONSORS

Ketel One Vodka


Graham'sPort.

Moreno Sparking Wines

Barefoot Cellars

Layer Cake Winery

Mendocino Wine Alliance

Trecini Cellars

Rosenblum Cellars

JK Cellars

Viszlay Vineyards

Frank deLuna Desserts

Fruits&Chocolates


Harris' Restaurant

Blue Mermaid Chowder House

Cafe Pescatore

Azucar

Mezes Greek Kitchen

Hanazen

Hayes & Kebob

Tommy Toy's

SF Marriott Marqus

Don Ramon's

Hot Cookie

Landrin Chocolates

Kollar Chocolates

SF Hilton Union Square

Heartbaker Bakery

HOTEL SPONSORS TO COME

Prescott Hotel
Offering a 20% discount on the lowest available rate advertised on their website when you book using the code “REAF.”

Hotel Triton
Offering a 20% discount on the lowest available rate advertised on their website when you book using the code “REAF.”

St. Regis Logo
The St. Regis San Francisco hotel enjoys an artful address in the heart of San Francisco’s SOMA neighborhood. This luxury San Francisco hotel defines the modern day interpretation of the St. Regis legacy. Exclusive rates starting at $245 are available for Help is on the Way XVII attendees from August 2, 2012 - August 7, 2012 . Reserve your stay by emailing our reservations agents at Reservations.SF@stregis.com.

Park55 Hotel
10% - 20% discount on View or Club rooms including continental breakfast and free wi-fi when you
book your room using this link

Holiday Inn Civic Center
Offering 10% off published Best Flexible Rate and upgraded guest rooms when you ask for the Richmond/Ermet AIDS Foundation rate. Click here.

Serrano Hotel


Hotel Monaco

Harbor Court Hotel

Hotel Vertigo

Sheraton Palace

Hilton Union Square

Chancellor Hotel

Hotel Fusion

Carriage Inn


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AIDS Foundation
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San Francisco, CA 94115
415-931-0317
   

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