Annual Event Raises Money To Support Children Battling Cancer

| September 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Emilio Nares Foundation (ENF), a nonprofit that helps families navigate their child’s journey through cancer, will celebrate their 16th annual Harvest for Hope fundraiser from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday, September 22 at Liberty Station’s BRICK. Harvest for Hope aims to raise money for low-income, underprivileged families whose children are battling cancer. The annual event features some of the most renowned chefs in San Diego who will create unique dishes paired with wine and beer, music, and a live and silent auction. New in 2019 will be a special appearance by live art entertainer, muralist and cancer survivor, Amy Burkman.

Carlo Cechetto from San Diego’s CBS 8 will be the guest speaker at the event. Attendees will enjoy local restaurants and breweries including Carnitas’ Crack Shack, Crust Pizzeria, Harry’s Coffee Shop, Hash House A Go Go, Pamplemousse Grille and Thorn Brewing.

“Our 16th Harvest for Hope fundraiser features new, exciting entertainment for guests to enjoy,” said Karen Terra, executive director of the Emilio Nares Foundation. “We’re thrilled to unveil a new bidding system, unbelievable live auction items and our live entertainer, Amy Burkman, who will be auctioning off her sunflower painting at the end of the event.”

General admission tickets cost $160 per person. To for Harvest for Hope, visit

Guests enjoy food and wine at the Harvest for Hope 2018 fundraiser event.

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