2010 Alameda Food Bank Fundraiser

With your help we raised just under $4000 for the Food Bank! 
2010 Discarded to Divine Fundraising Auction
St. Vincent de Paul Society's annual fashion show & auction of one-of-a-kind couture made from discarded clothing, to benefit the poor and homeless.  The Discarded Divine Auction by Offhand Designs designer Larisa Flint Snydal! Couture, one of a kind leather bags showcased the two bags shown below, inspired by the de Young Museum of San Francisco. These gorgeous bags both feature recycled leather; rivets and feet; 14" hex frame and inspiration from the de Young Museum Andy Goldsworthy entry and unique copper siding. The bags are lined in a luxurious bengaline faille and feature 3 pockets and 3 pouches to organize your purse contents with ease!
These bags went for $1200 and $850 on live auction!

2009 Oakland Children's Hospital

With your help we were able to donate over $6500 worth of crafts supplies and books for the Oakland Children's Hospital Family Resource Center! The hospital said, "We found the materials to be of the highest quality craft supplies we have received in the nine years we have been working with families. The yarn and needles, kits and books were all beautiful and directly benefit the patients and families by helping to relieve stress, alleviate boredom and inspire creativity during times of pain and challenge." Many thanks to Martingale Press for their generous help with donations.

2008 Alameda Food Bank

With your help we raised over $2000 for the Food Bank!

2007 Adopt-A-Family Fundraiser

 With your help we raised over $3000 for our four families!

2006 Kyann's New Wheelchair Arrived!

With your help we raised over $7,675 for Kyann’s new tilting chair! She is so much 
more comfortable thanks to you! All of us at Offhand Designs appreciate your 

2007 Climb Against the Odds ~Mt Shasta

Kristin was able to exceed her goal by over $1,300 with all of your generous support! All the money raised by her climb will be used to fund breast cancer research and prevention.