Networked: December 2018
Jewish Family and Children’s Service Benefit
“Laugh on Their Behalf,” the 30th annual benefit of JFCS, will feature comedian Rachel Feinstein. Benefactor-level ticket holders will receive cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and dinner. Attendees ages 21 to 40 are invited to a NextGen After Party. Proceeds support programs to promote healthy relationships, ease suffering, and serve people in need.
6 p.m., starting at $50, Minneapolis Marriott City Center, 952-542-4878, jfcsmpls.org
U.S. Politics and Economic Growth
Harvard Business School professor Michael Porter and Katherine Gehl, president and CEO of Gehl Foods, will discuss the effect of the political system on economic growth in the United States. Space is limited, so attendees are asked to register for the event.
10 a.m., free, Carlson School of Management, Minneapolis, 612-625-0027, carlsonschool.umn.edu
Results Foundation Gala
This event will raise funds to support housing, health, education, and mentorship programs. The evening features a cocktail hour, dinner, program, and live auction. RE/MAX Results financially supports this foundation.
5:30 p.m., starting at $75, Sheraton Minneapolis West Hotel, Minnetonka, 952-593-0000, eventbrite.com
TeamWomen Networking Party
TeamWomen will host a networking holiday event for women leaders and professionals in the Twin Cities area. Complimentary appetizers and a cash bar will be available. Women from several industries are expected to attend.
5:30 p.m., $25 to $45, Minikahda Club, Minneapolis, 952-525-2236, teamwomenmn.org