Surfboards lined the stage and palm trees graced the hall where
the tables were decorated with pineapple and orchid centerpieces.
The program began with a greeting from President Dana Brooks,
followed by an inspirational message given by Ticktockers Senior
Class President Ashley Kurges.
Introducing each new mother and daughter to the chapter's
membership was Vice President Jamie Reeves. Members who completed
their first year were congratulated by Provisional Chairwoman Linda
Lizotte and Ticktocker Coordinator Sharon Kurges.
Special guests attending were Ticktockers founding member Mary
Alice O'Connor, former national president Janet Killian, past chapter
presidents Sally Hooper and Natalia Oliver, Sustaining Chairwoman
Georgine Archer and the new Miss Teen Burbank and Charity League
member Samantha Fountain.
Helping on the tea committee were Yvonne Besvold, Christina
Nelson, May Khoury, Meghan Mize, Lee Gonsalves, Allyce Archie, Pat
and Alyssa Maskell, Martha Carrasco, Chantal Arellano and Gail and
Good Shepherd Center
benefits from luncheon
The Auxiliary for Good Shepherd Center For Homeless Women and
Children will have the annual Forget-Me-Not Benefit Luncheon to
celebrate its 20th anniversary April 24 at the Wilshire Country Club.
The day will begin at 11 a.m. with a reception and silent auction
followed by luncheon at 12:30 p.m. All persons interested in the
future of homeless women and children are invited to attend. The
ticket price is $65.
Sheila McGuire and Chickie Byrne are co-chairwomen. Mary Beth Legg
of Toluca Lake is press chairwoman, and Margareta Stark of Burbank,
and Emily Rosso and Arline Glasser of North Hollywood are on the
Mary Kane of Sherman Oaks is auxiliary president. Included in the
silent auction will be gift baskets filled with tickets to sporting
and musical events, restaurant certificates and hotel packages. There
will be a drawing for an eight-day trip to Hawaii for two.
Proceeds will benefit the Women's Village project in Los Angeles,
which provides transitional living and job training for homeless
women. For reservations, call Byrne at (323) 936-7589.