Hedge Funds

San Francisco charity event grosses $30K

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The San Francisco chapter of Hedge Funds Care raised approximately $30,000 for its inaugural Monte Carlo event held on May 18 at the Bloomberg offices downtown.

Approximately 160 guests attended the affair, which featured local wines and games of craps, poker, blackjack and roulette. A silent auction included items such as weekends in Napa Valley, small production and rare wines, golf outings and sports memorabilia. Winners traded in chips for raffle prizes including personal stereo equipment, gift certificates and vintage wine.

Hedge Funds Care, established in 1998, is an alliance of industry professionals committed to protecting children from abuse and