Social Justice Uncorked
Join us for the 10th annual Social Justice Uncorked fundraiser to celebrate the legal superheroes of Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services!
Honorary Chair Keith Ross, Chief Legal Officer of the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee, will pay tribute to the SMRLS superheroes who provide their expertise to those in need in our community.
Enjoy fabulous wine, craft brew, and non-alcoholic beverage tastings and heavy appetizers. Attendees can take pictures at the superhero selfie station and participate in a lively auction featuring many exciting items.
Friday September 22, 20176:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.Loews Hotel
601 First Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403 Tickets are $150
Keith Ross Chief Legal Officer of the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee
Preview of live auction items include:
1. Skol Vikings!
Score two tickets to the November 19, 2017 Los Angeles Rams/Vikings game at the new U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. The seats are located in Section 133, Row 8, Seats 5 and 6. The winner also receives a football autographed by Everson Griffen.
Donated by: Tom Lovett, Lindquist & Vennum
2. A Hilarious Book Club to Remember
Writer, actor, and comedian Lorna Landvik will grace your next book club with her wit and humor… in person! The Minneapolis native made her debut as a novelist with the critically acclaimed Patty Jane's House of Curl. She is also the author of Your Oasis on Flame Lake, The Tall Pine Polka, Welcome to the Great Mysterious, and many other books. This package also contains autographed copies of Ms. Landvik’s books.
Donated by: Lorna Landvik (with gratitude to Stacy Broman, Meagher & Geer)
3. Exclusive Timberwolves Bundle
Cheer on the Minnesota Timberwolves in style at an exciting game against the Orlando Magic on November 22nd. Sit in the front row just four seats from the owner Glen Taylor and 20 feet from the Timberwolves bench. This premiere package includes valet service in front of the Target Center, free drinks, and dinner for two before the game near the newly renovated Lexus Courtside Club.
Donated by: Rich Ruohonen, TSR Injury Law
4. Once-in-a Lifetime Winged Foot Golf Club (New York)
Enjoy a round of golf for three at the Winged Foot Golf Club, founded in 1923 in Mamaroneck in Westchester County just outside of New York City. The 230 acre golf club has hosted a dozen major tournaments including five U.S. Opens (with a sixth to come in 2020) and a PGA Championship. Widely known as “the best 36 holes in golf,” many golfers have Winged Foot on their “top golf course” list (to be played between June 1 and November 1, 2018). Hotel, airfare and ground transportation not included. Blackout dates apply.
Donated by: Greenberg Traurig Law Firm, New York
5. St. Croix Cabin Retreat
Relax and unwind for up to four nights in a well-appointed, private, fully furnished four-bedroom beachfront retreat on the St. Croix River. Conveniently located in Hudson, Wisconsin, the retreat comes with access to kayaks, paddle boards, and a canoe. The winner may dock their own power boat at the 80-foot private dock. Available May 1 through October 30.
Donated by: Bill Tilton, Tilton & Dunn
6. Let’s Do Lunch: Dine with Karin Nelsen, Minnesota Vikings, Vice President of Legal and Human Resources
The winning bidder will enjoy a friendly lunch with the VP of Legal & Human Resources for the Minnesota Vikings, Karin Nelsen.
Donated by: Karin Nelsen, Minnesota Vikings
7. Vance Opperman Wild Suite
Cheer on the Wild to another win in the comfort of an 18-person suite, located in the double attack zone at the Xcel Energy Center. The Suite offers stadium seating with a bird’s-eye view of every play of the game.
Donated by: Vance Opperman, Key Investments, Inc.
Thank you to our event sponsors:
Interested in becoming a sponsor?
Please contact Lindsay Davis, Director of Development, at email@example.com.
“It’s one of the few charitable events my non-lawyer wife enjoys attending, as it is more of a good time out than anything else!” — LB Guthrie, Dorsey & Whitney LLP
“I have been attending the Social Justice Uncorked event every year since its inception. I look forward to it. It is on my calendar as ‘must attend’ this year too!” — Timothy Hughes, Senior Vice President, Alliance Bank