Girl Power Hour invites you to help us celebrate women locally and nationally this holiday season with LUNAFEST Seattle. Seattle Art Museum is a partner in LUNAFEST and will be hosting the event. The event will include a Girl Power Hour style cocktail reception and viewing of the films.You will enjoy nine inspiring short films by women filmmakers for women that will tug at your heartstrings and inspire you to make a difference in your community. Proceeds from this event will benefit Reel Grrls and The Breast Cancer Fund.
Attendees will experience a red-carpet evening filled with networking and more. The reception, taking place immediately before the film premier will include: astrology readings, henna, appetizers, wine, door prizes, entertainment, photo opportunities, live DJ and swag bags handed out after the film.
WHEN: Tuesday, December 4, 2012
TIME: 5:30PM-7:30PM Reception | 7:30pm Film Showing
WHERE:Seattle Art Museum (Lower level by the Hammering Man)
*Cost includes being awesome, access to the cocktail reception, 1 drink ticket, 1 swag bag and a seat to watch LUNAFEST. (Proceeds from ticket sales go to Reel Grrls locally and the national Breast Cancer Fund.)
What is LUNAFEST?
LUNAFEST began in 2000 to connect women and their stories. LUNAFEST is a traveling film festival of
award-winning short films by, for and about women. This season’s program of nine films – filled with stories of reflection, hope and humor – will travel to over 150 cities and screen in front of 20,000 people nationally.
LUNAFEST BY THE NUMBERS
• $1,000,000 raised by LUNAFEST for local causes
• $556,000 raised by LUNAFEST for the Breast Cancer Fund
• 20,000 expected to attend LUNAFEST’s 2011-2012 season
• 950 films submitted to LUNAFEST each year
• $1,000 awarded to each filmmaker selected to participate in LUNAFEST
• 734 women’s nonprofit organizations have benefited from LUNAFEST
• 15% of every dollar raised goes to the Breast Cancer Fund
• 85% of every dollar raised goes directly to the host’s local charity of choice
Zong Her is Martha meets Fashionista, A Jill of All Trades. As a Girl Power Hour Team Member she helps in all aspect of marketing. Dedicated to helping Girl Power Hour stay successful, Zong focuses on branding, design, and development for GPH! Her other passions include inspiring the people around her to explore their creative side through crafts and fashion. She writes a monthly blog which she calls DIY: Crafts, Clothes, & Couture. Follower her on Twitter: @famousinseattle
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