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San Francisco Event 2018 – October 24, 2018 – 6:00 PM

For more information or to RSVP please contact Wendy Wood at wendy@africafoundation.org

PREVIEW OF AUCTION ITEMS

NAPA VALLEY WINE TASTING & TOUR

Tour and tasting for two guests at all three PlumpJack Group Wineries: CADE, PlumpJack and Odette. Enjoy the beauty of these stunning Napa Valley wineries, and experience their celebrated wines. Includes one bottle (750ml) of current release PlumpJack Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, one bottle (750 ml) of CADE Howell Mountain Estate Cabernet Sauvignonand one bottle (750 ml) ofOdette Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (presented at the end of the tour).

Value: $830

 

SAN FRANCISCO BALLET’S “NUTCRACKER”

A treasured holiday tradition for the whole family.

Four premium orchestra seats to a performance of San Francisco Ballet’s “Nutcracker” on Sunday, December 23rd, 2018 at 2:00 pm, plus other San Francisco Ballet related items (DVD of SFB’s “Nutcracker”as seen on PBS, SFB baseball cap, SFB T-Shirt, SFB tote bag, Nutcracker Souvenir Program, 2018 Season Program Book).

Value $750

 

DRIVING EXPERIENCE AT SIMRACEWAY

Value $4,000

 

CLASSIC &BEYOND FAMILY SAFARI to SOUTH AFRICA

Four night stay, for 2 adults and 2 children, in Kruger National Park. Discover the wildlife of this region, which is renowned for spectacular Big Five game viewing and encounters with hippos, cheetahs, spotted hyena and herds of giraffes, zebras and wildebeest.

Guests have the option to stay at one or both of andBeyond’s two private game reserves in Kruger National Park: Ngala Tented Camp or Ngala Safari Lodge. At Ngala Tented Camp, the romance of safari comes to life. Nine modern tented suites along the Timbavati River offer a tranquil place to view game wandering down for a drink, and guests enjoy true African hospitality within unspoiled nature. Ngala Safari Lodge offers a timeless, unhurried atmosphere within the African bush. Guests can relax in the beautiful main lodge areas overlooking a private watering hole frequented by elephants and enjoy the elegance of their own private safari cottage. Families will enjoy the fun-filled children’s program and the special attention given to young travelers.

You and your family will have an opportunity to visit a local community near the safari lodges.  This classic experience is ideal for first-time adventurers and returning safari travelers alike.

Value: $14,048

 

&BEYOND ROMANCE SAFARI to MOZAMBIQUE

Four night stay, for 2 adults sharing, at andBeyond’s Benguerra Island in Mozambique.

Benguerra Island is an idyllic barefoot paradise off the coast of Mozambique. The lodge is set in a protected marine conservation area and offers pristine beaches and unspoiled coral reefs teeming with marine life. The warm Indian Ocean waters of Benguerra are a snorkeler’s and diver’s paradise, host to a large variety of tropical fish, devil rays, sting rays, dolphins and turtles, as well as Africa’s only herds of the endangered and elusive dugong. Sun-washed days on Benguerra Island can be as active or leisurely as you desire, and activities and meals can be tailor-made to your wishes. andBeyond Benguerra Island was featured as an island paradise in Vogue Magazine and included in Condé Nast Traveler’s 2016 Hot List.

Value: $10,000

 

&BEYOND SERENGETI SPLENDOR in TANZANIA

Six night stay in Tanzania, for 2 adults sharing: 2 nights at andBeyond Klein’s Camp, 2 nights at andBeyond Grumeti Serengeti Tented Camp and 2 nights at andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge.

Experience the celebrated Serengeti plains on a Tanzanian safari, which offers some of the best wildlife viewing in Africa! This extraordinary package is inspired by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards.

Klein’s Camp is one of the most strategically positioned wildlife sanctuaries in the world. Overlooking the wooded hillsides, rolling grasslands, lush marshes and forested riverbanks of the Serengeti, this beloved camp offers excellent year-round leopard and cheetah sightings. Guests will also enjoy exceptional viewing of elephants, lions, buffalo and birdlife. Continue on to Grumeti Serengeti Tented Camp, situated along a riverbank in the remote western Serengeti.  It is renowned as the site of the Great Migration, the dramatic, seasonal journey of an estimated three million wildebeest crossing into the Masai Mara in Kenya. Throughout the year, this region is home to numerous species, including cheetahs, lions, hyenas, hippos, some of Africa’s largest crocodiles and the spectacular pied colobus monkeys, found nowhere else in the Serengeti.

Once a giant volcano, the Ngorongoro Crater shelters one of the most beautiful wildlife havens on earth. Safari goers will encounter the endangered black rhino, elephants, lions and flamingos, among the 25,000 mammals that reside within the protected rim of this caldera. The Ngorongoro Crater Lodge is perched above the cool, swirling mists of the crater and is one of the most spectacular lodges in Africa.

Value: $17,820