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Art and Wine Soiree for Charity was a SUCCESS!

August 29, 2015
Photo Credit: Orphée Tehranchian,

Photo Credit: Orphée Tehranchian,

Our Amaris Art and Wine Soiree for Charity was a SUCCESS!

Thank you all for joining us and supporting for our very first Art and Wine Soiree for Charity.  We had a fantastic time meeting many new supporters, sipping wine and enjoying the lovely artwork.  Thanks to your generosity, we were able to raise several thousand dollars that will be available immediately to families in need.

A very special thank you to all of our fantastic vendors: Old Oak CellarsGlassy Baby, 7 Barrels Olive Oils and Aged Balsamics, beGlammed, Dollface Bites, Sugar Swag Bakeshoppe, Lemonade LA and I Love Popcakes.  Please be sure to visit their websites and share their information with your friends and families.

The artists represented at our event were phenomenal, thank you so very much.  Please feel free to reach them through their various websites linked here:

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Photo Credit: Orphée Tehranchian

Art by Cinzia

Joey Feldman

Claire Elsaesser

Andrea Hrnjak

Rebekah Miles

Kate Savage

Sima Amid

Bahar & Reza

Payman Hamed

Shahin (Email us for information)

Fariba Shirazi (Email us for information)

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Nobresil Performing Brazilian Jazz Photo Credit: Orphée Tehranchian,

Nobresil brought the sounds of intoxicating Brazilian Jazz and beautiful Brazilian Samba dancers to liven up the evening!  You can find out more about them and their upcoming shows here:  Nobresil

The photographs are ready!  You can view them all here.  Thank you to the lovely Orphée Creative Photography for capturing these memories.  She has an incredible website and is available for weddings, parties and family photographs.  If you choose to share the photographs from the event on any social media, please be sure to include photo credit to: Orphée Creative Photography

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Dr Yoonessi, Board Member and Melissa Nordquist, Executive Director Claire’s Place Foundation Photo Credit: Orphée Tehranchian

Thank you to Dr Leila Yoonessi, our newest Board of Directors member, for all of your hard work and dedication to making this event successful!

Your support of our mission to assist families living with cystic fibrosis and the Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital means the world to us.  We feel blessed!

From our family to yours ~

Claire’s Place Foundation

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Founder, Claire Wineland with the Samba Dancers Photo Credit: Orphée Tehranchian,



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