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A Toast to Treatments: St. Patrick’s Day Edition

March 17, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Put on your green and join us for a unique blend of history and mixology, with James Beard Award Winner Mixologist Dale DeGroff, (AKA the King of Cocktails)!

Fire up the Zoom and enjoy a live presentation that includes a history of the Irish Coffee, along with tips, tricks and the stories behind these Irish-themed cocktails for your St. Patrick’s Day celebration: a Strange Brew (for the beer lovers), an Irish Blond, a Dubliner, and of course, the perfect Irish Coffee. Upon registration, we’ll email the recipes to you, so you can be prepared to mix along if you like.

Before the event, you will receive a Zoom webinar link to join the live event on Wednesday, March 17 at 7pm Eastern / 4pm Pacific (USA/Canada).


Sponsorship opportunities are available, and make it possible for your entire team to celebrate on St. Patty’s Day! See the ticket purchase page for options or contact us at info@sofiaseeshope.org.

We encourage you to tell others about this event, as proceeds benefit Sofia Sees Hope. Your contributions make it possible for us to continue the work of our mission – funding research to treat blindness, supporting free genetic testing, providing counseling for individuals with inherited retinal diseases (IRDs), and continuing our outreach programs for the Leber congenital amaurosis (LCA) community.

While registering for this exciting event, don’t forget to reserve an autographed copy of Dale’s newest book, The New Craft of the CocktailFor an additional $100 contribution to Sofia Sees Hope, you will receive your autographed copy of Dale’s book by mail soon after its release. Proceeds from book sales will be used to support the My Retina Tracker Program which provides free genetic testing and counseling for the IRD community. 70% of this contribution is tax deductible.


$50.00 (+$3.55 Fee): Your event ticket includes one Zoom login.

$125.00 (+$7.34 Fee): Event Registration + Autographed Book
Includes an autographed copy of Dale’s book, The New Craft of the Cocktail, and a discounted Zoom registration link at $25.

$500.00: Patron Sponsorship
Support us as a Patron! Your generosity helps to offset event expenses and increases our fundraising for research to treat blindness. Patrons will be able to receive up to 5 registration links to share with friends, and your generosity will be recognized on our website and during the event (unless you don’t want us to!).

$1,000.00: Corporate Sponsorship
Treat your team! s a sponsor, you will receive access for us to 25 team members (25 separate registration links), and your brand will be recognized during our presentation, on our website, and in social media, and in email promotions leading up to and following the event. Need more? Contact us to set up a custom sponsorship for your team: info@sofiaseshope.org or 860-556-3119.



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March 17, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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