Monthly Archives: January 2015

MOCHA SOIRÉE – Tickets On Sale Now

IMG_1515The MOCHA Center’s staff, board of directors, and MCS faculty are extremely excited about our upcoming fundraiser for the organization. Small HIV/AIDS organizations, especially those that focus on HIV Prevention, face unique challenges with the current grant funding trends. The MOCHA Center needs your financial support as we continue to improve the health and wellness of LGBT communities of color. One avenue of supporting the MOCHA Center is attending our fundraising event:


Thursday, March 19, 2015 -6:30pm-8:30pm

Ballroom 384

384 East Avenue, Rochester, New York

21 & over | Tickets: $50 | Business Attire

Passed hors d’oeuvres, passed champagne, cash bar, silent auction, & music

Tickets On Sale until Thursday, March 12, 2015


  • The MOCHA Center staff, board of directors, and MOCHA Consulting Services Faculty are selling tickets.
  • Online tickets can be purchased at:
  • The MOCHA Center offices in Rochester (189 N. Water Street, Suite 1) and Buffalo (1092 Main Street) – accepting cash, checks, money orders, and credit cards.

If you are unable to attend but would still like to support the MOCHA Center, please consider making a donation to the MOCHA Center:

  • Go to our link on Eventbrite and make a donation online:
  • Call or stop by the Buffalo Office (Marti Blazick | 716-852-1142 x200) or Rochester (Bruce Smail | 585-420-1400 x108) for credit card donations.
  • Send a check/money order in the name of “The MOCHA Center, Inc.” to Finance & Administration, The MOCHA Center, Inc., 1092 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14209.

MOCHA SOIRÉE on Thursday, March 19, 2015

The MOCHA Center is excited to sponsor the first MOCHA SOIRÉE on Thursday, March 19, 2015 from 6:30-8:30pm. This classy fundraiser is a benefit for the MOCHA Center and will be held at Ballroom 384, 384 East Avenue, Rochester, NY. Tickets are $50.00 and will be on sale on February 1, 2015. Enjoy the music, silent auction, passed hors d’oeuvres, passed champagne, and a cash bar. An evening to remember and a new tradition for the MOCHA Center. Mark your calendar and join us for this classy evening affair on March 19th.