School Foundation Holds Fundraiser


FRIENDS OF BARRON SCHOOL FOUNDATION “Friends of Barron” are residents and guests from Estrella del Mar and Mazatlan who have made a commitment to our neighboring local community of Barron to provide funding for both capital projects for the local schools and scholarships for students so they can continue their education through the final years of their high school education. The School Foundation will be an annual event from now on so we can maintain support for ongoing educational needs. This annual affair is an important means of raising money for the school community. This year, the capital funds will be used to help build a computer lab for the secondary school. Any additional funds will be used for transportation to and from school for the preparatory school students. Scholarships for deserving students will also be made available with any additional monies. For individuals or groups who wish to sponsor a student, profiles will be posted on the internet and will provide choices for the donor. The Foundation will identify deserving students and will facilitate the financing and will monitor student progress. FRIENDS OF BARRON SCHOOL FOUNDATION 2010 Annual Event and Silent Auction Date: Wednesday, March 3, 2010 Time: 5:30 for drinks and a Mexican Buffet Dinner Where: La Lagunita Palapa (at the pool, Phase 1) Estrella del Mar Cost: $250 pesos per person, includes drinks, dinner and music Advance sales only prior to March 1st Silent Auction: Begins at 7:30. Gifts already donated include tours, sporting events and dinners. The Foundation is looking for donations and encourages all to donate. Please contact Lisa Pratt at elissarosie@hotmail.com or Skype her at 970-372-5183 to coordinate donations. Online participation in the Silent Auction will be enabled. You do not have to be present to contribute! Ticket purchase: Susan Baillon #213 sbaillon@aol.com Patty Crawford #222 sanjuanyts@aol.com For those who are unable to attend but desire to contribute to the Foundation or to Adopt a Student, please contact: Kris McGuire. krisvadale@aol.com. Please go to http://www.laslagunitas.wordpress.com for up to date information.

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