International Children's Day Festival

Over 300 guests attended our International Children's Day Festival today... Here are some images that show the passion and the energy of our day. We thank our amazing community for helping us put this meaningful event together to celebrate our children, and the value of democracy and the richness diversity brings to our lives.  Ulusal Egemenlik ve Cocuk Bayraminiz kutlu olsun!

Hepimizden sevgiler...

We would like to send our our sincere gratitude to the following organizations and persons for donating their services and products as a part of our fundraising for the Berkeley Turkish School:

·         Bay Area Discovery Museum in Marin, Two Family Visit Passes

·         Bay Area Discovery Museum in Marin, Two Guest Passes for Two

·        Irem Radzik Mindfulness for Families Workshop

·         Tara Firma Farms in Petaluma, Tour and Tasting for 40 at

·         Trader Joe’s in Berkeley, Gift Bag from

·         Troya Restaurant in San Francisco, $40 Gift Card to

·         Alegio Chocolate Tasting for Six in Berkeley or Palo Alto

·         Visual Expressions Optometry in Danville $250 Gift Card

·         Walt Disney Family Museum in SF, Four General Admission Tickets

·       Evolve Executive Car Service, One-Way SFO or OAK Airport Luxury Transportation from

·         Upcider Cider House-Gastropub in San Francisco, Two $50 Gift Certificate

·         Meritaj, Four Bottles of Turkish Wine

·         Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Two Tickets

·         Berkeley Symphony, Two Tickets

·         California Shakespeare Theater in Berkeley, Two Tickets

·         Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse in Berkeley, two Tickets to a Performance at

·         San Francisco Ballet, Two Tickets

·        California Academy of Sciences in SF, Four Tickets

·         Chabot Space & Science Center in Oakland, Four Tickets

·         deYoung Museum or Legion of Honor in SF, Four Tickets

·         Gilroy Gardens, wo Tickets

·         Happy Hollow Park & Zoo in San Jose, Four Tickets

·          Lawrence Hall of Science in Berkeley,  Family Guest Pass

·         Lindsay Wildlife Experience in Walnut Creek, Four Guest Passes

·         Pier 39 Family Fun Pack ($313 Value)

·         Kate Truka-Tartuk in SF, Integrative Medicine and Consultation and Treatment

·         The Dailey Method in Berkeley or Piedmont (New Clients Only), Unlimited One Month Pass

·         Athletic Playground in Emeryville, Summer Camp Pass or Drop-In Pass

·         Children’s Creativity Museum in SF, Two Tickets

·          Galileo Camps in the Bay Area, $200 Off One Week of Camp at

·         Burke Williams Spa Gift Basket ($435 Value)

·         Chuck Smith Handmade Redwood Furniture: Kids’ Picnic Table (30L x 36W x 18H)

·         Chuck Smith Handmade Redwood Furniture: Garden Bridge

·         Chuck Smith Handmade Redwood Furniture: Birdhouse

·        Mr. McGroovy’s Rivets, Building Supplies and a Book of Plans

·         Books, Inc.$20 Gift Card to

·         Children’s Fairyland in Oakland, Four Passes to

·         Oakland Zoo, One Day Family Pass to the

·         Keller Williams Real Estate, Elif Top 150 for rental tables

·        Sports Basement, $25 Gift Card