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PAST EVENTS

2015 Castro Street Fair
October 4, 2015 - Castro & 18th St., SF

VINCE Shopping Party & Beneficiary Announcement
September 17, 2015 - VINCE, SF

Meet the Board
August 22, 2015 - Private Residence

Beneficiary Check Presentation & Volunteer Appreciation Event
May 17, 2015 - Oasis Night Club & Cabaret, SF

35th Annual Academy of Friends Gala
February 22, 2015 - Galleria at SF Design Center, SF

Gala VIP Pre-Party at Mercedes-Benz of San Francisco
February 19, 2015 - Mercedes-Benz of San Francisco

Toast the Nominees at SuiGeneris
January 15, 2015 - SuiGeneris Designer Consignment, SF

Holiday Reception at GUMP's
December 10, 2014 - GUMP's Department Store, SF

AoF Special Night at Kinky Boots
December 3, 2014 - SHN's Orpheum Theatre, SF

Gala Kick-Off and Beneficiary Announcement Party
October 22, 2014 - The Bubble Lounge, San Francisco

An Evening with Wynonna
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - Wente Vineyards, Livermore

Pride on the Pier 2014
Friday, June 27, 2014 - Hornblower Yachts, Pier 3, San Francisco

Beneficiary Check Presentation - Westin St. Francis
Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 335 Powell Street, San Francisco

34th Annual Academy of Friends Gala - Terra Gallery & Event Venue
Sunday, March 2, 2014 - 511 Harrison St., SF

Pre-Gala VIP Party at Mercedes-Benz of San Francisco
Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 500 8th St., SF

Toast the Nominees
Thursday, January 23, 2014 - The Bubble Lounge - 714 Montgomery St., SF

Holiday Reception at GUMP's
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - GUMP's, 135 Post Street, San Francisco

Party and Shop for a Cause at Sui Generis
Friday, October 18, 2013 - Sui Generis, 2231 Market Street, San Francisco

Academy of Friends at 2013 Castro Street Fair
18th Street @ Castro, Between Harvey's and Badlands

Meet and Greet our New Board Members
Private Home, San Francisco - Thursday, September 12, 2013

SHN presents PRISCILLA THE MUSICAL
Thursday, August 29, 2013 - Orpheum Theatre

Pre-Pride Party at Harlot
Thursday, June 27, 2013 - Harlot, 46 Minna Street, San Francisco

2013 Beneficiary Check Presentation
Thursday, May 9, 2013 - CLIFT, 495 Geary Street, San Francisco

33rd Annual Academy of Friends Gala - Terra Gallery
Sunday, February 24, 2013

Gala Weekend Kick-Off - Capital One 360 Café, 101 Post St.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Toast the Nominees at The Bubble Lounge
Thursday, January 24, 2013

Holiday Reception at Gump's
Wednesday, November 28, 2012

2013 Gala Launch at McGuire Furniture
Wednesday, October 17, 2012

2012 Castro Street Fair
Sunday, October 7, 2012

 

Sunday's a Drag - Brunch with Hostess Donna Sachet
Starlight Room, San Francisco - Sunday, June 17, 2012 - 1:30PM

2012 Beneficiary Check Presentation - Omni San Francisco
Monday, May 7, 2012 - 6-8:30pm

Spring Social at A. Silvestri
Saturday, April 21, 2012 - 1-4pm

32nd Annual Academy of Friends Gala "Scandalous" - San Francisco Design Center Galleria
Sunday, February 26, 2012

Gala Weekend Kick-Off -  - ING Café, 101 Post St.
Thursday, February 23, 2012

Toast the Nominees - The Bubble Lounge
Thursday, January 26, 2012

Annual Holiday Reception - Madrone by Bosa
Thursday, December 8, 2011

2012 Gala Launch - Paris Ballroom at the Hotel Monaco
Thursday, October 13, 2011

Castro Street Fair - 18th & Castro Street
October 2, 2011

31st Annual Academy of Friends Gala - San Francisco Design Center Galleria
February 27th, 2011

Gala Weekend Kick-Off Event - The Stanford Court
February 24th, 2011

“Toast the Nominees” with 7x7 - Osha Thai
January 25th, 2011

Annual Holiday Party - Shreve & Co.
December 15th, 2010

Two-Day Shopping Benefit at Bloomingdale’s - Westfield Shopping Center
October 20th, 2010

"Sneak-a-Peak" Season Kick-Off - Millennium Tower Penthouse
October 19th, 2010

Underwriter Appreciation Evening at Sens Restaurant (Director's Circle and above)
August 30th, 2010

Underwriter Dinner at Fifth Floor Restaurant (Legend's Circle and above)
August 3rd, 2010

2010 Beneficiary Recognition Reception at Omni San Francisco Hotel
May 27, 2010
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Black Fleece Cocktail Party and Live Auction
Shopping Fundraiser — Benefitting Academy of Friends

Thursday, May 20

Cellar 360 "Spring into Sauvignon Blanc"
Wine Tasting Fundraiser — Benefitting Academy of Friends

Thursday, May 13

30th Annual Academy of Friends Gala
Behind the Seams: A Salute to Fashion in Film
Fort Mason Center
March 7, 2010
Event Photos

San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus: Lights, Camera, Action!
Two Performances to Benefit Academy of Friends & SFGMC

Gala Weekend Kick-Off Event at Royal Motor Sales
March 4, 2010 
Event Photos

Emporio Armani | Toast the 2010 Nominees
February 2, 2010

GUMP’S | Academy of Friends Holiday Party
December 13, 2009
Event Photos

David's Home
November 19, 2009
Event Photos

Diesel | Underwriting Event
November 12, 2009
Event Photos

Shreve & Co. | VIP Event
October 22, 2009
Event Photos

Castro Street Fair | Academy of Friends Booth at 18th and Castro
October 4, 2009

Infinity
| 2010 Beneficiary Announcement Event
September 22, 2009
Event Photos

South Pacific | Theatre Night & Pre-Show Reception at Grand Café
September 19, 2009
Event Photos Grand Cafe
Grand Cafe Photo Booth Photos

Bardessono | VIP Event
September 13, 2009

Togonon Gallery | VIP Event
August 20, 2009

John Varvatos | 2010 Gala Season Kick-Off Event
July 16, 2009

Westfield Center | Twilight Tea Dance Under the Dome
June 26, 2009

Omni San Francisco Hotel | 2009 Beneficiary Recognition Night
May 28, 2009

Macy's Men's Store | Spring Fashion Event
March 27, 2009

29th Annual Academy of Friends Gala
A Night of Superheroes, Villains, & Divas
Fort Mason Center
February 22, 2009

Infusion Lounge | Gala Weekend Kick-Off Event
February 19, 2009

Barber Lounge | Underwriting Event
February 12, 2009

The Bubble Lounge | Toast the 2009 Nominees
January 26, 2009

DZINE | Academy of Friends Holiday Party
December 14, 2008

GUMP'S | Holiday Season Extravaganza
November 13, 2008
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Rugby by Ralph Lauren | Underwriting Event
November 16, 2008

Shreve & Co. | VIP Event
October 23, 2008
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Castro Street Fair | Academy of Friends Booth at 18th and Castro
October 5, 2008

Grand Café | 2009 Beneficiary Announcement Event
September 30, 2008
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Barneys New York | Underwriting Event
September 10, 2008
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Emporio Armani | Underwriting Event
August 7, 2008
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The Drowsy Chaperone | Theatre Night & Dessert Reception at Ponzu
July 22, 2008
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Omni San Francisco Hotel | 2008 Beneficiary Check Presentation
May 28, 2008

InterContinental San Francisco | Academy of Friends Seventh Annual Spring Art Auction
May 8, 2008
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28th Annual Academy of Friends Gala
Shaken, Not Stirred
Fort Mason Center
February 24, 2008
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Mercedes-Benz | Gala Weekend Kick-Off Event
February 21, 2008
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The Barber Lounge | Underwriting Event
February 12, 2008
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The Bubble Lounge | Toast the 2008 Nominees
January 28, 2008
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Bently Reserve | Academy of Friends Holiday Party
December 16, 2007
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Sens Restaurant | Underwriting Event
November 15, 2007

Castro Street Fair | Academy of Friends Booth
October 7, 2007

CLIFT Hotel
 | 2008 Beneficiary Announcement Event
October 3, 2007
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Flora Grubb Gardens | Underwriting Event
September 16, 2007
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Frette | Underwriting Event
September 2, 2007
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Avenue Q | Theatre Night
August 7, 2007

Academy of Friends Board Retreat
July 22, 2007
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Major Donor Dinner | VIP Event
June 18, 2007
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Omni San Francisco Hotel | 2007 Beneficiary Check Presentation
May 31, 2007
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Academy of Friends Sixth Annual Spring Art Auction
May 22, 2007
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Bloomingdale's | Academy of Friends Shopping Event
April 20, 2007

Altar Boyz | Theatre Night
March 29, 2007

27th Annual Academy of Friends Gala
Fort Mason Center
February 25, 2007
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Mercedes-Benz | Gala Weekend Kick-Off Event 
February 2, 2007
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The Bubble Lounge | Toast the 2007 Nominees
January 23, 2007
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Jersey Boys | Theatre Night
January 10, 2007

Le Meridien and Macy's West | Underwriting Event
December 11, 2006
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Brownstone Furniture | Underwriting Event
November 9, 2006
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Polo Ralph Lauren at Bloomingdale's | Underwriting Event
Westfield San Francisco Centre
October 19, 2006
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Castro Street Fair | Academy of Friends Booth
October 1, 2006
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2007 Beneficiary Announcement Event
September 28, 2006
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SenSpa | Underwriting Event
September 11, 2006
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Frette | 2007 Gala Season Kick-Off Event
August 17, 2006
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Academy of Friends Board Retreat
July 22, 2006
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Omni San Francisco Hotel | 2006 Beneficiary Check Presentation
May 23, 2006
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Academy of Friends Fifth Annual Spring Art Auction
April 20, 2006

Swan Lake | Theatre Night
March 30, 2006 

26th Annual Academy of Friends Gala
Rubies & Rhinestones
Concourse Exhibition Center
March 5, 2006
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Mercedes-Benz | Gala Weekend Kick-Off Event
March 2, 2006
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Ted Baker | Underwriting Event
February 16, 2006
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The Bubble Lounge | Toast the 2006 Nominees
January 31, 2006
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Lestat | Theatre Night
January 5, 2006

Mezzanine | Academy of Friends Holiday Party
Co-Hosted with 7x7 Magazine
December 12, 2005
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WORLDWARE | Underwriting Event
November 15, 2005
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Brooks Brothers | Underwriting Event
October 20, 2005
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Castro Street Fair | Academy of Friends Booth
October 4, 2005
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InterContinental Mark Hopkins | 2006 Beneficiary Announcement Event
September 29, 2005
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Salvatore Ferragamo | 2006 Gala Season Kick-Off Event
August 23, 2005
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Academy of Friends Board Retreat
July 16, 2005
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The Argent Hotel | 2005 Beneficiary Recognition Night
May 17, 2005
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25th Annual Academy of Friends Gala
Nuit d'argent
Fort Mason Center
February 27, 2005
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Mercedes-Benz | Gala Weekend Kick-Off Event
February 24, 2005
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The Bubble Lounge | Toast the 2005 Nominees
January 25, 2005
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W Hotel | Academy of Friends Holiday Party
December 12, 2004
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Design Within Reach | Underwriting Event
November 16, 2004
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Williams-Sonoma | Underwriting Event
October 20, 2004
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Castro Street Fair | Academy of Friends Booth
October 3, 2004
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Metreon | 2005 Beneficiary Announcement Event
September 30, 2004
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Betty Buckley at The Plush Room | Theatre Night
September 16, 2004
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Emporio Armani | 2005 Gala Season Kick-Off Event
August 12, 2004
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