An evening to remember Mike Wang October 18

There is still space left for you to join a dinner and fundraiser in memory of Mike Wang, who was killed by a hit-and-run driver in July.

Wang’s photography will be on display and up for silent auction. Money raised will go to a college fund for his children Sylvie and Walter.

The event starts at 6 p.m. October 18 at the Palace Ballroom (5th and Lenora in Belltown). Tickets are $50 and must be purchased in advance online.

More info from the event description:

Mike was an exceptional photographer whose work has touched the lives of so many of us.  On this night, we will feature several of his pieces in a silent auction to raise money for a college fund for his children, Sylvie (age 10) and Walter (age 12).

Additionally, the evening will include remarks from Washington State Representative Eric Pettigrew and PATH Leadership.  Local radio personality and friend of Mike’s family, Cathy Sorbo, will emcee the evening.

Your $50 ticket gets you:
-Admission to the event at Palace Ballroom
-Family-style dinner from Tom Douglas Catering
-1-2 glasses of wine from local wine cellars*
-A chance to win a fabulous door prize
*Additional beverages will be available at a cash bar

Program:
-Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and silent auction begin at 6:00pm
-Silent auction closes at 7:30pm
-Family style dinner begins at 7:30pm
-Remarks from guest speakers at approximately 7:45pm
-Auction winners posted at approximately 8:30pm

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3 Responses to An evening to remember Mike Wang October 18

  1. bee says:

    Is there a way to donate if we are unable to attend the event?

  2. Dan Gundry says:

    Hi there,
    A memorial fund has been established at BECU credit union. Donations in Mike’s memory can be made to:
    Mike Wang family
    c/o BECU
    PO Box 34044
    Seattle, WA 98124-1044

    Donations also can be dropped off at any BECU branch location. You can also donate online through PayPal using the email address mikewang.memorial@google.com.

  3. Teresa G says:

    There are still tickets available, so please consider joining us or spreading the word.

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