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SI Manhattan Beach

SI Manhattan BeachOur twice-annual Bingo night was held the day after Easter and celebrated spring with bunnies and chocolate. About 85 guests filled the room and enjoyed potluck dinner and bingo games with gift card prizes ranging from $10 to $25. Members donated the prizes and provided the food and drink. Bingo callers...

SI Manhattan Beach

Our club presented LUNAFEST for the 12th year to an audience of 310 guests. Several restaurants and businesses donated desserts and wine and sodas so we could serve refreshments. Tickets sold for $20 in advance and $25 at the door. We invited two of the filmmakers, Katrelle Kindred and Bola Ogun, who spoke on a panel at intermission....

SI Manhattan Beach

We held a dinner to present five women with Live Your Dream Awards, totaling $9,000. We were honored to have SIA Immediate Past President Dawn Marie Lemonds on hand to provide inspiration, and we also enjoyed having Governor Ana Marie with us.

We have followed up by inviting the winners to Lunafest on March 31, and to the Spring Conference Sunday Brunch. Two were able to attend.

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SIV Adopts a Family

It is the season for giving, so we adopted three local families and made their Christmas wishes a reality. We donated wrapped Christmas gifts and food to make Christmas dinner to three families that could not afford to celebrate the holiday.