Laguna Food Pantry in the News
PANTRY PALOOZA RAISES FUNDS FOR LAGUNA FOOD PANTRY
Laguna Beach, CA (April 30, 2019) – Friends, neighbors, and supporters celebrated Laguna Food Pantry’s 25th anniversary at Pantry Palooza, a happy hour with heart on Friday, April 26th at Skyloft, nearly $30,000 was raised through ticket sales, a giving tree in which guests made a small dedicated gift, a 25% donation of all food and drink from Skyloft and raffle prizes that included two tickets and a backstage tour of Pageant of the Masters and dinner for two at the newly renovated Terra. The crowd danced to the sounds of The Agave Brothers.
“We couldn’t be more grateful to everyone who joined us. Thanks to your generosity, we help our neighbors put food on the table for themselves and their families,” said Anne Belyea, executive director of Laguna Food Pantry. “All it takes is just $25 to provide groceries for six families per month. Events like Pantry Palooza allow us to continue offering our shoppers free, fresh, nutritious groceries.”
Photos by Crush Studios can be viewed here.
Pantry Palooza 2019 sponsors were:
Jean and Tim Weiss
Jeri and Danny McKenna
Kate and Jim Rogers
Pat O’Brien and Chris Reed
Pamela and Sam Goldstein
Tabitha and Steve Unterberger
Bud Kuhl Wood Bat Foundation
Kristy and Danny Melita
Ted and Susan Hathaway
Kathryn and John Marconi
Lesli Henderson and Steve Goldman
Mary and Mike Aranda
Mike Johnson Group
Tracy and Steve Friedman
For more than 25 years, Laguna Food Pantry has been a safety net for anyone - seniors, underemployed or people out of work, disabled, students, individuals, and families - who need free, fresh, nutritious food.
For more information about making a gift, volunteering or to stay updated on new events, please visit www.LagunaFoodPantry.org, or follow on Facebook and Instagram @lagunafoodpantry or Twitter at @LagunaFood.