Thank You To All
Official snaps from last night’s inaugural A Taste of Home SA, celebrating the triumphs of SA’s migration stories. In aid of the Migration Museum’s redevelopment of permanent galleries.
Credit to the phenomenal committee who volunteered passionately, tirelessly & selflessly to the first year concept that borne out of an idea, to finally see it all come to reality last night!
The A Taste of Home Committee: Megan Riley-Kennedy, Michael Roxas, Ping Liew, Mimi Wong, Kelly Noble & Kanwal Sandhu.
Together with the committee, thank you to the volunteers who served, prepped & set up the venue from an empty courtyard to a fully-fledged event! – Evelyn O’Loughlin for arranging the volunteers from Volunteering SA/NT, and friends/family George Hormazabal, Renalyn Flores-Roxas, Tim Polkinghorne & Toby Taylor.
Sponsors, auction bidders, donors & event partners were incredible & as we reconcile the fundraising tally, thank you to my mom Susie Wong of Lai Lai Travel for the Singapore Airlines 2 return tickets to Singapore (Thanks Genevieve Theseira-Haese for winning it!), Angelique Boileau for being winning bid for Cheong Liew to cook for you & friends, Ben Owen for BankSA’s major auction donation and more at http://atasteofhome.com.au.
What a few months & it was beautiful to see it all unfold & presented to Adelaide, the Governor, Treasurer Rob Lucas MLC, Hon. Jing Lee MLC, Senator Don Farrell & Nimfa Granadillos Farrell, dignitaries & guests/friends/family incl. Deb Milde, Dorina Cocca, Jo & Jess & Simon Dienelt, Julian Stefani, Wayne Chao, Diane Hu, Simon Hou, Peter Mathwin & Traci Mathwin-nee Bellette.