Upcoming Event

Monday, October 14, 2019

Tips for a Cause

We’ve got something to celebrate!

Join us on Monday, October 14, 2019 from 5-9, for a seriously fun FUNdraising event called Tips for a Cause. Treat yourself to a delicious meal at The Davis restaurant at Broadway and Olive in downtown Eugene.  ALL tips will go to Downtown Languages to support our programs in 2020.


Your server will be a local celebrity! These celebrity servers will do their best to provide you with more opportunities to tip generously. 

Meet your celebrity servers.

James Manning, Oregon State Senator 
Sheri Moore, Springfield City Councilor 
Gustavo Balderas, Superintendent Eugene School District 4J  
Mija Andrade, aka Slug Queen Santa Frida Babosita
Storm Kennedy, Actor/Radio Personality/Wellness Coach
Rick Dancer,  Host of Get Real with Rick Dancer
Martin Cohen, playwright, director
Joan Gold Cypress, aka Slug Queen Scarlett O’Slimera

Call to Make your reservation at The Davis today!


Monday, October 14th from 5-9p

About the event
Tips for a Cause is a seriously fun event to celebrate Downtown Languages’ 15th Anniversary. Here’s how this event will work. You’ll make your dinner reservation directly with The Davis for your preferred dinner time (call soon 541.485.1124 – prime spots are filling fast!). You and your guests will enjoy a wonderful meal together. You will pay the restaurant directly for your meal and then part ways. But, isn’t that just going out to eat with friends? And how is this a fundraiser? Well…Tips for a Cause is a dinner party with a twist. Throughout your meal celebrity servers will be working hard to give you a reason to tip extra generously. There is no telling how far these celebrities will go! The great news is that all tips will go to support the programs of Downtown Languages. So, bring your friends for an enjoyable evening out!

Monday, October 14, 2019, 5 – 9 p.m 
Call for reservations 541.485.1124



Gift Basket Raffle
Purchase tickets at the door to win an amazing gift basket. You could win tickets to The Oregon Shakespeare Festival’s 2020 season; gift cards to Off the Waffle, 100-mile Bakery, Sweet Life Patisserie and more! 

About DTL
Downtown Languages (DTL) has been a part of the Eugene-Springfield community for 15 years! DTL is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to increasing opportunities for immigrants and building respect and understanding across cultures by providing language, literacy and other educational programs.

The Davis Restaurant, 94 W. Broadway, corner of Olive and Broadway

Sponsorship opportunities are available. For additional information, please contact Clare Feighan at 458.202.9025 or [email protected]

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