This is a great opportunity to expand your network. Attendance averages 75 to 100 people, so you're bound to make new acquaintances and have great conversations. Whether you're new to Boston, new to NAAAP, a company in need of talent, or looking for employment opportunities, your time here will be well spent. In addition to meeting fellow professionals, you'll get a chance to meet our NAAAP Boston leaders and learn how to get involved.
Dress code: Business to business casual. Don't forget your business cards!
The Cause: Friday Night Supper Program
All proceeds from this event will be donated to the Friday Night Supper Program, a nonprofit that has provided warm, nutritious meals in a safe and dignified environment every Friday night since 1984. Guests come from different backgrounds and include those coping with AIDS, mental illness, or substance abuse; the elderly; the disabled; abused women; and homeless or unemployed individuals. Anyone in need of a meal is welcome. Learn more about Friday Night Supper Program at www.fridaynightsupper.org
How to Donate
Please bring 3-4 food items to the event and we'll deliver everything to FNSP. The most needed food items include:
- whole grain rice
- all types of pasta
- spaghetti sauce
- tuna/canned meat
- canned fruits & vegetables
- 100% fruit juices.
If your pantry is empty and you don't have time to shop, you can make a tax-deductible contribution at the event. FNSP Board Member Anita Yip will be on site to accept your donation via cash, check, and credit. FNSP uses the funds to buy food and groceries for weekly meals.
Registration & Pricing
This event is free for all donors and $5 for all other attendees. All proceeds from this event go to the Friday Night Supper Program so please be generous and invite your friends!
Click the red button to RSVP. Members, remember to log in before registering. Nonmembers, join now and receive member perks, free admission to networking mixers, and discounted pricing for other events!
Directions and Venue Information
The Red Fez, established in 1940 and reopened in February 2002, is one of the South End's hidden gems. The menu focuses on the specialties of the Middle East and the Mediterranean and includes a wide selection of mezzes (appetizers or small plate) and "Feztails." Zagat praises the spacious layout, Moroccan vibe, friendly staff, and delicious, creative food.
The Red Fez is located at 1222 Washington Street in Boston. If you're coming by T, it's two minutes' walk from the Washington/East Berkeley stop on the Silver Line. For driving directions, please visit http://www.theredfez.com/fez_information.html. Parking is free.
Learn more about The Red Fez at www.theredfez.com and follow events on Facebook: www.facebook.com/redfezrestaurant!