Monthly Archives: June 2017

Tapestry Suppers: Italian Lunch For Mercy Corps

And there’s another event on the books. This past Sunday over 30 of us gathered in Palo Alto for a homecooked Italian meal whipped up by our three talented Italian hosts! There were olives and cheese, salami, bruschetta, amaretti and a big pot of Pasta e Fagioli that offered multiple helpings and then some. Along with a silent auction of some beautiful Italian platters and ceramics, we raised about $800 for Mercy Corps! Thank you to all those who came and we hope to see you next month inRead More >>

Tapestry Suppers: Italian Summer Lunch Benefiting Mercy Corps

Our Italian hosts, from left: Valentina Cogoni (Sardinia), Enza Sebastiani (Rome) and Rita Corona (Naples). Our next event is a collaboration among three women from different parts of Italy whose life paths brought them to the Bay Area. Their stories speak of grit and determination in building a life for themselves in a new country and culture, even when things don’t turn out as planned. This lunch takes place in Palo Alto, on Sunday, June 25 with proceeds benefiting Mercy Corps. Join usRead More >>

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