First Place receives $25,000 from the Lafayette Juniors
On Thursday, June 5th, 2014, First Place for Youth was presented with a $25,000 check from the Lafayette Juniors at their annual reception. Each year, the Lafayette Juniors choose select charities to benefit from their annual fundraisers, such as their Rummage Sale and Kitchen Tour. This year, First Place was chosen to be the top recipient of the total proceeds from this year's events. Thank you Lafayette Juniors for being champions for foster youth!
SAVE THE DATE - Maximum Impact Golf Tournament 2014 will be on Monday, October 6
Our 5th Annual Maximum Impact Golf Tournament will be on Monday, October 6 at the Mira Vista Golf and Country Club in El Cerrito, CA. Mark your calendars and help us spread the word! Help us raise even more money to support youth transitioning from the foster care system to obtain education, employment and stable housing.
We are grateful to Mira Vista Golf & Country Club and Kaiser Permanente for helping us put on an unforgettable day last year. We want to thank all those that supported the youth by coming out to golf. Thanks to Dan Dibley from The Rise Guys on 95.7 THE GAME for being our Master of Ceremonies. We want to especially thank all of the amazing sponsors to the event! Special sponsors include: LFA Group, Price Waterhouse Coopers, Keith Schultz & Karen May, Michael & Mary Conn, John & Kathy Scheirman, DISYS, Michelle Ellison & James Eyers, Westover Vineyards, Hilda West & Tom Duferrena, Thomas Wilson, Alfred Rose & Julie Jones from Ropes & Gray LLC, HealthExpense, Thomas & Pam Witmer, Lazaro Garcia, Susan Tully, Liz Reilinger and The Lucasfilm Foundation. Many other companies and businesses also supported us with silent auction items and gifts. All of you make a difference by supporting the youth.
Click here to get more information and to see pictures from last year's event.