Holiday Bazaar with the mission of Empowering Women Through Art
Sat Dec 09 2023 at 11:00 am to 04:00 pm
Persian Center | Berkeley, CA
About this Event
Welcome to the IWIN First Charity Holiday Bazaar in Berkeley ! This one-of-a-kind event brings our community together for a day of creativity and compassion. By participating, you're helping us achieve these five impactful goals:
Your support directly contributes to fundraising efforts that benefit our current projects which are all alligned with our mission statement: Empowering Women Through Art & Creativity.
2. Celebrating Local Art and Artists:
Discover the vibrant art scene right here in Bay Area. The unique Holiday Bazaar showcases the talents of our local artists, offering you a chance to explore and purchase their unique creations.
3. Empowering Rural Women in Baluchestan:
Your involvement in this event plays a vital role in supporting artisan women from Baluchestan, empowering them to achieve economic independence and gain recognition for their remarkable talents. By choosing to shop at the Holiday Bazaar, you directly contribute to this noble cause.
4. This Holiday Bazar is a gathering place for our community to come together, connect, and enjoy a day of meaningful gift shopping. It's a chance to strengthen our bonds and celebrate our shared values.
5. Meaningful Gifts for All:
Whether you're shopping for yourself or looking for unique gifts, there are a range of handcrafted items that carry special meaning. Your purchases make thoughtful gifts that matter.
In Persian culture, we celebrate the longest night of winter, known as Yalda, a tradition deeply rooted in the belief that even the longest night will be conquered by the lights, symbolizing the victory of light over darkness. We're delighted to bring a taste of Iran to our event, adding a hint of Persian culture to our Holiday Bazaar. You'll find Iranian art, Iranian food, Iranian pastries, and even Iranian ice cream for you to purchase and bring home. This cultural touch is inspired by the profound meaning of Yalda, which holds a special place in Iranian traditions. By choosing to shop at the Holiday Bazaar, you not only support these women but also immerse yourself in the rich traditions of Persian culture."
Looking forward to see you all
Iranian Women In Network Fundraising Team
Where is it happening?Persian Center, 2200 Durant Ave, Berkeley, United States
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