2019 Film Fest


The Rose Foundation's 2019 Film Festival Poster-September 26 at 5:30pm, at the First Unitarian Church of Oakland.


Join the Rose Foundation as we

celebrate the power of grassroots activism!


5:30-6:30: Reception

6:30-9:30: Environmental Short Films

& Brief Program


Enjoy delicious, sustainable food—including gourmet mac ‘n cheese and taco stations!

Watch engaging short films highlighting bold and beautiful stories of grassroots activism for our communities and the environment! *Check out our film lineup here!

Mix and mingle with the dynamic Rose Foundation community!

Bid for your chance to win fantastic silent auction items!

Buy your special stainless steel Rose Foundation pint cup—get bottomless beer and wine all night, and take your cup home as a souvenir!


Featured from the Silent Auction and Film Lineup--Buy Your Tickets Today


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People Enjoying the Rose Foundation's Film Fest



Become a Film Fest Sponsor or Host Committee Member!

Sponsorship comes with many benefits and opportunities to connect with the 7,000+ members of the Rose Foundation community.

Learn more about becoming a Sponsor: 2019 Sponsorship Opportunities.

Host Committee members provide elevated support for the Rose Foundation’s work. Hosts receive two tickets to the Film Fest, two commemorative pint cups, and acknowledgment as a Host in our event communications. Your Host Committee donation is fully tax-deductible minus the Fair Market Value of the event. To join the Host Committee, visit our Eventbrite page and select the “Host Committee” ticket option under the “Tickets” tab.

If you are interested in sponsoring the 2019 Film Fest or joining the host committee, please contact Development Director Sheela Shankar at (510) 658-0702 x302 or sshankar@rosefdn.org.


Special Thanks To Our Sponsors and Hosts!

Harrington Investments, Inc.
Lozeau Drury LLP
Our Children's Earth Walden Asset Management

Supporter Sponsors

Altshuler Berzon LLP East Bay Community Foundation
As You Sow Shute, Mihaly & Weinberger LLP

Host Committee

Nancy Berlin and Paul Tepper Cindy Tsai Schultz and Peter Schultz
Kevin Hendrick and Jill Dovre Shaku and Kuppe Shankar
Tim Little and Jill Ratner David Witzel and Claudia Williams
Misao Kusuda and Dave Michelfelder

In-Kind Sponsors

Musiquito Media Stefan Cohen Photography

Thank You to Our Volunteers:

New Resource Bank Presidio Bank
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