2nd Annual Brett Dennen Benefit Concert

Sunday, August 28th, 3pm (Doors open at 2pm)

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We hosted an intimate garden party with Brett Dennen in the beautiful backyard of a Piedmont Julia Morgan home. In addition to the extraordinary music, guests enjoyed fine wine and summer beverages, home-made and locally catered delectables, and a silent and live auction with special and unique items. Peter Finch of KFOG’s Morning Show was Master of Ceremonies. Megan Slankard and Gyasi Parker-Ross were opening.

Tickets were $100 per person. A limited number of $250 and $500 VIP packages were available. $250 ticket includes VIP seating, a photo opportunity and a gift basket. $500 ticket additionally includes an exclusive pre-party with Brett.

We are deeply grateful to our wonderful community for making this event possible, including the following:

Kathy Hull & Bill Gisvold for the use of their lovely garden.
Staci Sambol & Ray Buetens of Slub Design.
And a very special thank you to our Benefit Concert Chair, Kristin Hull, without whom
this event could not be.
Miner Winery for their wine donation.
Awaken Cafe for their coffee donation.
Rafael Lima for the loan of his sound equipment and skills.
The dozens of donors to our auction.
Our Board of Directors and other volunteers in the Mosaic community.
Special thanks to Brett Dennen, KFOG and Peter Finch for their support.

Thanks to our auction donors:

Adee Horn
Allegra Yellin
Andrew Benzie Music Instruction
Arizmendi Bakery
Bake Sale Betty’s
BayWolf Restaurant
Berkeley Racing Canoe Center
Berkeley Repertory Theater
Brian and Tana Dennen
Chi, Wind & Water
The Claremont Hotel Club & Spa
The Cottage Inn and Spa
Cynthia Colvin
Edmunds St. John
Erin Collom Yoga @Piedmont Yoga
Fat Cat Petcare
Gold’s Gym Oakland
Great Harvest Bread Companies
Groupon Inc.
The Howell Family
The Hull Family
J Lohr Vineyards and Wines
John Connelly Horticulture
The Joint… the chiropractic place
Jose Durante
Juliet Sailing and Diving
Kirara Kids Care
Kristin Hull
La Mar Cebichería Peruana
Laila Ibrahim & Rinda Bartley and Sheri Prud’homme & Gogi Hodder
Lisa Awrey
Maiya Evans
Margot Ernst
Mark Breimhorst
Mary Ford
Max Muscle Sport Nutrition
The Mosaic Board
Mustards Grill
Mutiny Radio
Oakland Athletics
Paul Kivel
Pavé Fine Jewelry Design
Reach and Teach
Red Door Catering
Reid Mihalko
Robyn L Moyer, DDS
Rockridge Kids
Rosy Aronson
Rutherford Hill
Samantha Florio, CMT
San Francisco Giants
Sasha Tyshler
Scott Chernis
Scribner Bend Vineyards
Shawn Johnson and Mark Herold of Mark Herold Wines
Skin By Elizabeth @ Alexander Pope Salon
Southwest Airlines
Stay in the Light Co
Total Rhythm
Tree of Qi Acupuncture Clinic
Valeria Lannes
Vicki Chan

All proceeds benefit The Mosaic Project. A portion of each ticket is tax-deductible.