StorySlam was a hit!

StorySlam_presentersMore than 100 people crowded into Fitzgerald’s Nightclub last Thursday night for Farther Foundation’s annual fundraising event, StorySlam: A Benefit for Farther Foundation.

Our guests were treated to good food, good friends, great stories and the rewards of supporting a wonderful cause.

Our thanks to all of the storytellers and our guest emcee for donating their time and talents to us. You can check them all out at their day jobs:

Charlie Meyerson is with Rivet Radio: http://www.rivetnewsradio.com/
Barbara Mahany has a book out: http://barbaramahany.com/book-slowing-time/
Mark Guarino is writing and reporting: http://mark-guarino.com/
Butch Jerinic is with Second City: http://www.secondcity.com/works/
Kathleen Andrade is writing and acting: http://gingrworks.com/
David Fink is running the Acorn Theater: http://www.acorntheater.com/

Thank you again for making this year’s event a huge success, and we look forward to bringing you more stories of travel, adventure and new experiences next year.

Farther Foundation and the students we serve depend on the tax deductible donations from people like you to make these life changing experiences possible. Visit our website to make a donation online.

Farther Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization providing scholarships to low-income students to inspire them to reach their highest aspirations through educational travel experiences.

Go Farther!

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About gofarther

David is the founder and director of Farther Foundation,a charitable scholarship organization. Farther Foundation enables students from economically disadvantaged circumstances to explore interests, expand horizons, gain inspiration and elevate aspirations for leadership and success. We do this by providing scholarships and support for students to participate in educational travel experiences that are significant and potentially life changing.
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