Birds of a Feather 2018

Date: 15-Mar-2018
Capacity: N/A spots available


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Benefiting the San Francisco Zoo and organized by the ladies of the San Francisco Zoological Society Auxiliary, Birds of a Feather will showcase the lovely ladies of San Francisco in all their finest plumage at a ladies’ hat luncheon at the Neiman Marcus Rotunda. We'll enjoy a three-course lunch replete with champagne, and will be graced by the beautiful birds of Neiman Marcus modeling the latest couture.

Date: Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time: 11:30am Champagne Reception, 12:00pm Luncheon
Location: The Rotunda at Neiman Marcus, Level Four, 150 Stockton Street, San Francisco
Attire: Chapeau Chic

Pricing Information:
$2,500 Grand Benefactor ‐ Premium seating for 2 guests, a luxury gift, 10 luxury prize tickets and special recognition at luncheon and in program.

$2,000 Table Sponsor – Intimate table for 4 guests, 4 luxury prize tickets and recognition in program.

$1,000 Benefactor ‐ Premium seating for 1 guest, a luxury gift, 5 luxury prize tickets and recognition in program.

$350 Patron ‐ Seating for 1 and recognition in program.

Luxury Prize Drawing
Grand Benefactors and Benefactors will be eligible for our Luxury Prize Drawing. Our luxury prizes include designer handbags, fine jewelry, fine dining gift certificates and other premium designer goods from Neiman Marcus, Shreve & Co, Mont Blanc and Gump's, just to name a few.

All of our attendees will receive a three-course lunch with carefully curated wine pairings and an exclusive gift bag to take home.

After Party: After lunch, shop Neiman's 4th floor CUSP collection for a special gift with purchase. Bubbly will be served.

Photos by Drew Altizer 

Proceeds from Birds of a Feather support the San Francisco Zoological Society’s mission to connect people with wildlife, inspire caring for nature and advance conservation action. The San Francisco Zoological Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization (Tax ID 94-1429538). The non-deductible amount of each ticket is $125; please regard any amount over $125 per ticket as a tax-deductible contribution to the San Francisco Zoological Society.

Event Chair:
Kimberly Mulligan

Event Underwriter:
Charley Zeches

Grand Benefactors:
Janie Friend
Lisa Goldman
Dr. Gloria Hing
Alton Irby
Marie Lipman
Leesa Romo

Premier Event Sponsor:
3.1 Phillip Lim

Event Sponsors:
Cocoon Urban Day Spa, Cultivar, Domaine Carneros, Freeman Wines, Furthermore Wines, Gump's, Hotel Healdsburg, J Roland Salon, Kokkari, lilah b., Little Pickle Stories, LoBird Productions, Kelly & Dr. Keih Matsouka, Mont Blanc, Neiman Marcus, Piperade, Rocks With Soul, Shreve & Co., The Balm Cosmetics, Wilkes Bashford, Zaza Nail Spa

Event Committee:
Sarah Gammill
Shannyn Kastner
Daru Kawalkowski
Jane Low
Michelle Molfino
Amanda Sargisson

Birds of a Feather Host Committee:
Belinda Berry
Susanne Caballero
Jennifer Cook
Courtney Dallaire
Dagmar Dolby
Lisa Farmer
Roxanne Fleming
Nonie Greene
Anette Harris
Mindy Henderson
Gloria Hing
Melanie Hoefer
Ayanna Jenkins Toney
Shannyn Kastner
Daru Kawalkowski
Carolyn Langelier
Jane Low
Kelly Matsuoka
Alison Mauzé
Rachel Miller
Michelle Molfino
Kimberly Mulligan
Lisa Pearson
Michelle Pender
Ed & Lynn Poole
Tanya Powell
Stasia Reisfield
Amanda Sargisson
Andrea Sieminski
Lisa Spencer
Dianne Taube
Charley Zeches

San Francisco Zoological Society Auxiliary Presidents:
Laurie Grayson, Mindy Henderson, Charley Zeches

Questions? Please e-mail


One lucky bird will win these gorgeous feathers!

14K Rose Gold and Diamond Earrings
Value: $1,500
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Buy your tickets below or at the Birds of a Feather luncheon to be entered in a prize drawing to win these gorgeous 14K rose gold and diamond earrings from Rocks with Soul valued at $1,500. Who doesn't want fabulous diamond feathers?

Tickets are $20 each or 6 for $100. Winner will be drawn at the event.

Please note that all Grand Benefactors and Benefactors are already eligible to receive luxury prizes from a separate Benefactor Prize Drawing. Tickets to win these earrings must be purchased.

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