Home About town Wet, Wild and Wacky Fun for the 24th Annual TNDC Pool Toss

Bay Area VIPs dove for dollars to help raise $335,000 for TNDC’s Tenderloin After-School Program and the families who call TNDC home.

Photos by Devlin Shand for Drew Altizer Photography

Cheryl Jennings and AJ Kirsch attend TNDC Pool Toss 2016 October 18th 2016 at Phoenix Hotel in San Francisco, CA

Cheryl Jennings and AJ Kirsch attend TNDC Pool Toss 2016 October 18th 2016 at Phoenix Hotel in San Francisco, CA

It is always a memorable fall night when the Tenderloin Development Corporation takes over the Phoenix! San Francisco’s splashiest affair returned on October 18 at the Tenderloin Development Corporation’s (TNDC) Pool Toss at San Francisco’s hip Phoenix Hotel/Chambers Eat + Drink.

Only in San Francisco will you find this splashy, high-energy soiree known as the pool party of the year. This year’s party was emceed by a fabulous squad that included Cheryl Jennings of ABC7/KGO-TV, Empress XXX Donna Sachet, Lenny Broberg, Steven Anthony Jones and A.J. Kirsch.

TNDC Pool Toss

Whitney Hudak attends TNDC Pool Toss 2016 October 18th 2016 at Phoenix Hotel in San Francisco, CA

TNDC Pool Toss

David Chiu attends TNDC Pool Toss 2016 October 18th 2016 at Phoenix Hotel in San Francisco, CA

TNDC Pool Toss 2016

Attendees had the sinful pleasure of tossing their favorite Bay Area bigwigs into a swimming pool, while raising funds for kids and families in San Francisco’s Tenderloin. The night’s top tossees were the Nibbi Brothers who got tossed for $35,451!  Other Notable tosees for the evening included the women of Pixar; Alice Carr of JPMorgan Chase Bank; Whitney Hudak of Lyft & Symphonix Board and Sally Carlson of Carlson Beck Recruiting.

Over the years, the TNDC Pool Toss has raised more than $4 million for TNDC youth and family programs like the Tenderloin After-School Program (TASP). TNDC serves more than 3,600 of the lowest-income individuals in San Francisco’s Tenderloin and nearby neighborhoods. This year’s event raised $355,000 for TNDC’s Tenderloin After-School Program and the families who call TNDC home. Visit TNDC’s website at www.tndc.org/PoolToss, call (415) 358-3906 or contact llinker@tndc.org for more information.

TNDC Pool Toss

Paul Pelosi Jr. and Kathleen Weber attend TNDC Pool Toss 2016 October 18th 2016 at Phoenix Hotel in San Francisco, CA

Sunny Angulo and Jane Kim attend TNDC Pool Toss 2016 October 18th 2016 at Phoenix Hotel in San Francisco, CA

Sunny Angulo and Jane Kim attend TNDC Pool Toss 2016 October 18th 2016 at Phoenix Hotel in San Francisco, CA

TNDC Pool Toss

Mark Leno, Toni Atkins, David Chiu and Phil Ting attend TNDC Pool Toss 2016 October 18th 2016 at Phoenix Hotel in San Francisco, CA

 

Tom Kelley, Kathleen Weber, Paul Pelosi Jr., Gary Hill and Vivian Thorp attend TNDC Pool Toss 2016 October 18th 2016 at Phoenix Hotel in San Francisco, CA

Tom Kelley, Kathleen Weber, Paul Pelosi Jr., Gary Hill and Vivian Thorp attend TNDC Pool Toss 2016 October 18th 2016 at Phoenix Hotel in San Francisco, CA