Upcoming Events with WFSS
October: MCC 9th Annual Walk for Water
November: Salva in Rochester & Boston
Salva & Linda Sue Park at
Rochester Children's Book Festival
Saturday, November 12
Linda Sue Park and Salva Dut will be honored at the 20th Annual Rochester Children's Book Festival on Saturday, November 12th at MCC. They will speak at the 9:30 a.m. opening session entitled, "Books change readers; readers change the world!—A celebration of the book A Long Walk to Water."
Local community members who have raised money for WFSS will be applauded at this session. Attendees may stay afterward to meet Salva and be among the first to enter the Festival when the doors to the Flynn Campus Center open at 10 a.m.
More information here.
Watering the Seeds of Change Celebration Brunch with Salva at ARTISANworks, Rochester, NY
Sunday, November 13, 12 noon
JOIN US FOR A FESTIVE CELEBRATION!
Sunday, November 13 at ARTISANworks, 565 Blossom Road, Rochester
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