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A Celebration of Courage: Minneapolis comes out to support LGBTIQ refugees

Join us in Minneapolis for a night of celebrating the courageous LGBTIQ refugees whom ORAM serves, and help us continue to provide crucial support for this vulnerable population.

This is a fundraiser, and you'll have the opportunity to support ORAM's work and help improve the lives of LGBTIQ refugees and asylum seekers.

Event information:

Thursday, October 27th, 2022

5:30-7:30 pm CST

Minneapolis, MN

Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be provided. Please RSVP by Thursday, October 20th. The event location will be provided at that time. You can RSVP by clicking the button below or emailing

Host Committee:

Annie Nolte-Henning, Ari Weinstein, Jody Cole, Nick Alm, Perry and Cindy Witkin, Rajiv Desai, Rich and Lynn Voelbel, Selisse Berry, Steve Roth, Steven Walker

If you are unable to attend the event, but would like to make a donation please visit:

EIN 26-3748676

Silent Auction! A tour and tasting at the FOOD BUILDING

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ORAM is thrilled to present a fantastic silent auction item! FOOD BUILDING tour and tasting are up for auction, generously donated by FOOD BUILDING. 

You and up to 11 guests will be in for a delightful evening with an exclusive tour of their urban food and beverage process from the founder himself, Kieran Folliard. 

Don't miss out on this intimate way to experience one of Minneapolis' unique culinary experiences!

Indulge in the curated tastes from artisan brands whose products are made fresh from the building and a whiskey and cocktail tasting including Kieran’s favorite spirits as an added treat. 


We are welcoming bids starting at $3,000. To make bids prior to the event, please email Please include a phone number so we can reach you on the night of the event. Bids will also be accepted at the event.


Auction proceeds will go towards bettering the lives of LGBTIQ refugees.

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