2019 CIMWI Fundraiser
You can make a difference and save lives!
Channel Islands Marine & Wildlife Institute (CIMWI) is hosting a fundraiser event to give local marine mammals a second chance at life. Come join the party and help support the work CIMWI does to rescue and rehabilitate stranded marine mammals and return them back to the wild!
Saturday, September 21, 2019 – 5:30pm-9:30pm
Carriage and Western Art Museum of Santa Barbara
129 Castillo Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Ticket Price: $100 per person in advance ($120 per person at the door), tax-deductible donation to CIMWI
Food: Feast on delicious food and desserts created by Pure Joy Catering , voted Best Caterer in Central California! The food station displays are visual works of art, the aromas will tantalize your senses and the food is beyond delicious… bring your appetite!
Live Music: Live music by Lois Mahalia and her band! Lois is a local internationally acclaimed singer and songwriter whose voice transcends sound and embraces emotions. Her unique style and beautiful voice will bring a smile to your face, soothe your soul, heal your heart and make you want to dance!
Wine & Beer: Enjoy local wine and beer, 2 complimentary drink tickets per person.
Auctions: Bid on exciting items and packages – Silent and Live Auctions!
Program: Short program highlighting the work CIMWI does, our incredible volunteers and thanking event sponsors! Our fundraiser Emcee and Auctioneer, Bryan Kerner, will host a fun-filled program while sharing CIMWI’s story! Bryan is a professional fundraiser and the Director of Development for the Sciences at UC Santa Barbara and he is passionate about fundraising… for the university and local community. CIMWI has touched Bryan’s heart and he will keep you engaged and inspired to support our work!
Venue: Event is both indoors and outdoors – Santa Barbara can be chilly at night, dress accordingly.
Parking: Carriage and Western Art Museum of Santa Barbara has a free parking lot and there is also street parking (pay attention to the parking signs/restrictions).