Saturday, October 24, 2015
San Francisco Marriott Marquis
780 Mission St.
The National Kidney Foundation’s 27th Annual Authors Event is the largest literary event of its kind in the Bay Area. Featuring a luncheon and a dinner, the event brings together those who are passionate about literature and saving lives through kidney disease research, advocacy, and education. Meet each author during book signing sessions. Individuals and corporations sponsoring the event at $5,000 and above receive an invitation to the exclusive Authors VIP Cocktail & Dinner Party, the Friday night before the luncheon.
Click here for more information on sponsorship.
2015 Authors Lineup
|Mac Barnett &
|Daniel Humm &
Robert M. Ceccato
Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo
Michael Krasny, PhD
Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Kaiser Permanente
Book Passage has been the literary event partner of the NKF Authors Luncheon for many years. A premier independent bookstore, Book Passage is famed for its author programs and outreach to the reading community. Book Passage has stores in Corte Madera and San Francisco's Ferry Building. Visit Book Passage online at www.bookpassage.com/kidney to pre-order your books for easy pickup at the luncheon.
Thanks to our sponsors:
Anthony Marra (courtesy of Smeeta Mahanti);Christopher Moore (courtesy of Charlee Moore);
Diana Nyad (courtesy of Jason DeCrow) Yeonmi Park (courtesy of Beowulf Sheehan)