The Honorary Chair for the 9th annual event is First Lady Michelle Obama.
Sunday, April 22, 2012
6PM – 10PM
Come join D.C.’s exclusive charity and tasting event, The Blue Jeans Ball. Pull out your best pair of jeans and join the Capital Area Food Bank to sample from 30 different area restaurants, dance to live entertainment and participate in a silent and live auction.
The fundraiser is the headlining charity event for the Capital Area Food Bank. This summer, the Food Bank will expand its facilities into a new building. The ball’s atmosphere will be posh but relaxed. Guests will be wearing denim.
6 pm Cocktails and silent auction
7 pm Tastings and live auction
9 pm Live music and dancing
Honorary Chair First Lady Michelle Obama
Capital Area Food Bank President & CEO Lynn Brantley
Mistress of Ceremonies Norah O’Donnell
CBS Chief White House Correspondent
Auctioneers: David and Matthew Quinn, Quinn Auction Galleries
Live Music: The Elastic Waist Band
About Capital Area Foodbank
Founded in 1980 on Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday, we are the largest, nonprofit hunger and nutrition education resource in the Washington Metropolitan area. Since that time, we have made tremendous strides to expand our services and annually distribute nearly 30 million pounds of food to more than 478,000 people through our invaluable network of partner agencies. We are committed to uplifting those in need, providing the best services possible, and helping those who are without the means to help themselves.
2660 Woodley Road NW
Washington, DC 20008