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we celebrate 100 years of Finnish Independence.
have many events planned throughout the year. Here is a list
of some of them - you can see more details in the Finland 100 flyer
December 2-3, 2017: Finland-100 Events at Nordic NW's ScanFair
Portland Veteran's Memorial Coliseum
300 N Winning Way, Portland, OregonFinland-100 Events at Nordic NW's ScanFair, including 100 singers
singing Maamme and other Finnish songs, Joulupukki/Santa Claus
photo booth, and Finnish food booth. ScanFair tickets available at the
door. At the Portland Veterans’ Memorial Coliseum, 300 N Winning Way,
December 9, 2017: Celebrating 100 Years of Finnish Independence!
Finland 100 Independence Gala
Saturday, December 9, 2017, 5-9pm
Nordia House, SW Portland
2017, the Finlandia Foundation Columbia-Pacific Chapter (FFCPC) Board
of Directors endeavored to provide a year of events honoring and
celebrating Finland’s 100-year anniversary of independence, Dec. 6,
2017. We hope you enjoyed the events, including the recent Sibelius
Capping off the biggest year of events in FFCPC history is FFCPC’s Finland 100 Independence Gala
on Saturday, December 9, 2017. The celebratory evening will be held at
beautiful Nordia House in SW Portland. Featured will be a ceremony to
honor Finnish veterans, festive Finnish Christmas dinner catered by
Bröder Soder, music by Maria Männistö and her band, and speech by
Honorary Finnish Consul for Oregon, Vesa Vihavainen. Please see the
Don’t wait to buy your tickets, only 150 will be sold. Tickets are $40
for members of FFCPC or Nordic NW, and $50 for nonmembers. Tickets are
available online at https://www.scanheritage.org/upcoming-events Cursor down the page to Finnish Independence Day Gala to the Buy Now link.
To help keep ticket prices low and support the event, FFCPC is offering
a variety of Finland 100 Independence Gala sponsorship levels.
Sponsorships include tables of eight, tables of four, meal sponsor,
general sponsorships, and more. If you are interested in helping
sponsor FFCPC's most important event ever, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
. I will email you a list of the sponsorships levels and benefits.
FFCPC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your donations towards
the Gala are tax deductible to the extent provided by law.
Many thanks to our Finland 100 Independence Gala sponsors to date:
Laurel Ridge Winery
Jukka and Judy Perkiömäki
Leena Riker in honor of Finnish Veterans Väinö and Lempi Koskela
Dirk and Pirjo Schulbach
If you have any questions, please contact us at email@example.com
For more information, please view our Finland 100 Independence Gala flyer.