At Global Visionaries, our fundraising events are more than just a time to give money. They are a time to be in community with others that believe youth leadership is important, especially in the areas of social justice, environmental sustainability, and cross-cultural understanding.
Our major events for 2017-18:
20th Anniversary Party
Date: August 25
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Location: The Summit Building, 420 East Pike St, Seattle
Cost: no cost, but please register and bring a dish to share
Join our summer cohort as they share their GV stories. Bring a dish to share at one of Seattle’s biggest pot luck! This event will include a chance to donate to GV. Click here for more information and to register.
Breakfast of Visionaries
Date: February 1
Time: 7:30 – 9:00 am
Location: TBD, Seattle
Enjoy a tasty hot breakfast while we hear from an outstanding local leader (to be revealed this fall!) and some of our alumni about the need for student international exposure, cultural empathy, and the use of those skills in our local (and national) business climate. Click here for more information.
Annual Gala and Auction
Date: May 12
Time: 5:30 – 10:00 pm
Location: Museum of Flight, 9404 E Marginal Way S, Seattle
Cost: Early bird pricing, $125
Join the Global Visionaries community and emcee, acclaimed auctioneer Laura Michalek (it took 3 years to get her…she is that much in demand!), at our annual gala dinner, featuring selected menu by McCormick & Schmick’s. The event includes our annual live auction, silent auction (it’s baaack) full of unique items, raffles, and wine toss. This year we, again, will feature a “showcase” of the GV program, which will give you a glimpse of what it is like to be a first-year participant! Click here for more information
GV mini-Golf Classic
Date, Time & Location: In discussion for a Fall 2018 return…Let us know what you think!
Putt a round of golf in our crazy customized course. Then enjoy beer/wine/soft drinks and some hot chili and cornbread to unwind and celebrate memorable shots! Click here for more information