JOIN US September 29, 2017: Celebrating Edge of Seven’s Seventh Anniversary. Join us for our annual party celebrating the power of educating girls and women around the world. This year we’re also celebrating Edge of Seven at seven years old — 7 at 7 — and our impacts around the world.
We’re proud to bring Academy Award winning documentary filmmaker Vanessa Roth to tell the story of her amazing last project; the 4-part internationally acclaimed Netflix series — Daughters of Destiny which follows the lives of 5 Dalit girls in India over 7 years as they become the first in the history of their families and communities to go to school. This latest project follows a long list of documentaries that Roth has directed that give voice to and empower underrepresented people around the world through insightful and poignant storytelling. Her work has been seen in over 120 countries and translated to 40 languages and has won numerous awards including an Academy Award, the Alfred I DuPont-Columbia Award, two Sundance Special Jury Prizes, Cine Golden Eagles, Casey Medals among others. Some of her films include Taken in: The Lives of America’s Foster Children, Close to Home, Aging Out, The Third Monday in October, 9/11’s Toxic Dust, No Tomorrow, The Other Side, Freeheld, American Teacher, The Texas Promise, Daughters of Destiny and the upcoming film, The Girl in the Picture.
Our September 29th event will include Nepali fare, great beer and wine, video and reflections on Edge of Seven’s first seven years from its founder Erin Subedi and a look forward from Executive Director, Peter Mason. The Edge of Seven celebration of impact will include silent and live auctions including travel to: Nepal, Africa, the Caribbean, Napa Valley, the Pacific Northwest and Arizona. The auctions also include outdoor gear, spa days, yoga, coffee, distillery and brewery tours, Colorado Date Nights, Ski country vacations, and so much more.
Doors open at 5pm, with the program beginning at 7pm. Food and drinks from 5-8pm, complimentary child care (5-9pm), silent auction opens on September 14th and closes 7pm on event night. Free street parking is available close to the venue. The event includes a wine pull, wall of gift cards and a special Wall of Fame for attendees to write a personal note to the girls who attend schools that we build.
For event information and tickets please see EVENTBRITE
Questions: peter [at] edgeofseven [dot] org