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Gender Bender Fundraiser and Party

September 14 at 8:00 pm - 11:59 pm PDT

$25 – $35

It’s sexy, it’s sensual…it’s a PARTY! It’s a fundraiser!!! Come out and support a wonderful cause.

21 and over – it’s time to leave the kids at home.

Live band “Mash Confusion”
Live music, dancing, games, auctions, prizes and so much more.
Dress in drag, dress as you are, dress as you’ve always wanted to be.
You do not need to dress in drag for this event. Feel free to deck out, come casual, wear your favorite night on the town outfit, or a full-blown costume. We want it all.
We will have live music, dancing, drinks, a fabulous MC  Miss Ginger Divine, stand-up comedy, incredible gift baskets to auction off, and some of Reno’s most eligible bachelors and bachelorettes will be auctioned off for a date.

Join us at Liberty Food and Wine Exchange to help raise money for our 5th Annual Harvest of Hope Event – Thanksgiving for the homeless and our 2nd Annual Christmas Village – helping those in need over the holidays.

Tickets are $25 in advance and $35 at the door.

All proceeds from this event will help fund our 5th Annual Harvest of Hope Event  Thanksgiving for the Homeless.
In past years, Harvest of Hope has been able to support many of those in need in our community.
-1st Harvest of Hope (2015): 50 Meals, 50 Kindness Kits, 80 Articles of Clothing.
-2nd Harvest of Hope (2016): 40 Cups of Coffee, 40 Stuffed Animals, 300 Articles of Clothing, 210 Kindness Kits, and 180 Meals.
-3rd Harvest of Hope (2017): 473 Meals, 325 Kindness Kits, and over 800 Articles of Clothing.
-4th Harvest of Hope (2018): Over 1,000 Articles of Clothing, 750 Kindness Kits, and 785 Meals.

Chemistry of the Cocktail
Northern Nevada Women & Philanthropy Forum

This year will be our 5th Annual Harvest of Hope Event  Thanksgiving for the Homeless. Our goal this year is to deliver 1500 meals, Kindness-Kits and Clothing to those in need on Thanksgiving. In order to reach our goal of 1500 meals this year, we need your help.
Join us at the Gender Bender Mash-Up Party to help us raise the fund we need to make this year’s Harvest of Hope successful.

Our Eligible Bachelors and Bachelorettes include:

-Mark Estee is a community leader and nationally recognized chef, dedicated to building a thriving restaurant culture and supporting the community. He is a wonderful father, entrepreneur, and famous chef who has been featured on The Food Network.

-Dr. Randall Gates is a Board-Certified Chiropractic Neurologist, also a Chiropractic Physician. He graduated Valedictorian of his class and currently runs two health and wellness offices, Gates Way to Health, one right here and Reno and one in Henderson. He is passionate about healing his patients in new and profound ways.  He has a deep understanding of the mind and the body. He loves being physically active and eating healthy.

-Chase McKenna is the Producing Artistic Director of Merry War Theatre Group, she also runs a full-time therapy practice. She is passionate about the community and helping others.  She loves animals and long walks on the beach.  She’s a go-getter and a hopeful romantic at heart.

-Sarah Colangelo is a football player on the all women’s football team here in Reno, Nevada Storm the 2019 WFA D3 National Champions. She is working on her degree in Physics and she recently became the proud mother to a beautiful tortoiseshell cat named Nova. She enjoys dancing, creating art, and expressing emotion through movement. She’s creative, athletic, brilliant and beautiful!

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2019 American Business Women's Day

Find out more at or for more information call 775-848-9892
Merry War Theatre Group is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit public benefit organization. Your gift is tax-deductible to the full extent provided by law. Federal tax ID number 81-4007417


September 14
8:00 pm - 11:59 pm
$25 – $35
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Liberty Food & Wine Exchange
100 N Sierra St,
Reno,NV89501United States
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Merry War Theatre Group

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