Project Self-Sufficiency Announces 2023 Fundraiser Featuring Keynote by Stephanie Land, Best Selling Author Whose Story Inspired Netflix’s MAID
Project Self-Sufficiency’s Bring the Power Social Event to Be Held April 6, 2023, from 6-8 pm at The Hilton Fort Collins
Project Self-Sufficiency, a nonprofit organization that supports single parents throughout Larimer and Weld counties in their efforts to achieve economic independence while building and maintaining strong, healthy families, has announced its 2023 Bring the Power Social Event will be held on April 6, 2023, at The Hilton Fort Collins from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
The event theme is ‘A Celebration of Tenacity’ and will feature a keynote by Stephanie Land, New York Times Bestselling Author of the Memoir “MAID: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive”, the basis of Netflix’s hit series, MAID, the memoir is a story of surviving domestic violence, long hours of gritty work, chasing dreams, and redefining the single mom narrative, and what makes a house a home.
The event, which serves as Project Self-Sufficiency’s largest annual fundraiser, will feature heavy hors-d’oeuvres, refreshments, and a paddle raise as well as a short program about the organization and its goals for the 2023 year.
“We are incredibly fortunate to have so many donors and volunteers who believe in the work that our organization is doing, giving freely of their time, energy, and resources to ensure our mission is accomplished,” said Tracy Mead, Project Self-Sufficiency Chief Executive Officer. “The goal of this event is not only to raise money, but also awareness about what it means to be a single
parent in Colorado, and how we as a community can support single parents and help them overcome the barriers that stand in their way of self-sufficiency.”
Early bird tickets go on sale today, February 1, 2023, and are $70 per person for an individual general admission ticket or $120 for a VIP ticket which includes a pre-event cocktail hour, and a signed copy of “MAID: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive.” Silver, Gold, and Platinum Event Sponsors receive premium seating and early access to an exclusive book signing with Stephanie Land before the event. In addition, the Presenting Sponsor receives “PRESENTED BY” recognition on all printed and digital materials as well as an opportunity to speak from the podium.
Early bird pricing ends on February 23, 2023, and tickets can be purchased online at BringThePower.org/events. Regular ticket pricing begins on February 24, 2023, and can be purchased up to the day of the event, however, tickets will be limited and are expected to sell out quickly.
Businesses and organizations interested in sponsoring the event are encouraged to reach out to Daniela@bringthepower.org.