Rooted in Rochester... Blooming in South Sudan

Celebration Brunch with Salva


 Join us for a festive celebration!


Sunday, November 13, 2016

565 Blossom Road, Rochester, NY


  • 12:00 p.m. Browse our WFSS marketplace

  • 12:30 p.m. Brunch is served

  • 1:00 p.m. Awards, Live Auction & Paddle Call


Rooted in Rochester…Blooming in South Sudan will be a celebratory brunch at ARTISANworks. The event will feature a delicious buffet, a live auction featuring pieces by Rochester artists Kathryn Bevier and Lynette Blake, and a private dinner with Salva at Rooney’s Restaurant. The WFSS marketplace will offer handcrafted African pieces, WFSS photos, and paintings by Steve Roe.  Salva will visit each table to personally offer his deep gratitude for your support of WFSS.

The Inaugural Founder’s Award will honor the original WFSS Board of Directors

Scott Arrington*
John Bevier
Jim Blake
Nancy Frank
Robin Hill
Christopher Moore
Nancy Reinert


The Inaugural Long Walk Award will honor Linda Sue Park and Ben Dobbin

Please RSVP by Friday, November 4.

We hope to see you there!


Sponsorship information available here.

If you have questions, or for more information, please contact WFSS at or 585-383-0410.