Congresswoman Roybal-Allard will receive the
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 21, 2008
Friends of the Weingart East Los Angeles YMCA will be honoring Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-34) this coming February 22, 2008 during its Annual Fundraiser Gala in Los Angeles. This event will be held at Cicada Restaurant on 617 S. Olive St. in Downtown Los Angeles at 7:00PM
"Congresswoman Roybal-Allard will receive the "Heart of the Family Award in recognition of her long commitment to this YMCA, which offers multiple programs and Summer Camp to the East Los Angeles community, as well as a safe place for adults and kids to exercise and thrive," explains Ruben Corona, Executive Director of Weingart East Los Angeles YMCA. He says, "We are grateful for many years of the Congresswoman's support to our facility and her personal interest in helping us better serve the community. She is very connected to our history."
The theme of the event is a Tribute to The Beatles and it promises to be an event full of fun and surprises. Previous Gala events have included am 18th Century Maquerade Ball and a Tribute to the Golden Era of Hollywood.
"Friends of the Weingart East Los Angeles YMCA invites the public to join this event and learn about this award-winning YMCA, sharing its high energy with Ruben Corona and his team. We are working hard to raise funds to build out the facility, so we hope the public will come out and join the fun as we travel back to the days of The Beatles!", says Leonor McCall-Rodriguez, Board member of the Weingart East los Angeles YMCA.
For tables, tickets and sponsorships, contact Yadira Caballero at Office: 213-639-7415 Fax: 323-260-7211 Email: yadiracaballero @ ymcala.org