New Image Emergency Shelter for the Homeless to Host 4th Charity Voyage Fundraiser
2015-04-07 · By Editor
New Image Emergency Shelter for the Homeless, Inc. (New Image) will host its 4th Charity Voyage fundraiser Saturday, April 18, 2015, aboard ‘The Majestic’, one of the Pacific Avalon Charters’ Luxury Yachts. This year’s fundraiser brings with it a special celebration for the non-profit agency, as it is celebrating the successful completion of 26 years in the provision of emergency and transitional housing placement, comprehensive case management, and supportive services to more than 2.6 million homeless and low-income individuals and families with children, throughout Los Angeles City/County.
The evening will kick-off with a red carpet and media press, welcoming Celebrity Guests and Corporate Sponsors. The black-tie 5-hour event will cruise the Long Beach Harbor, and guests will enjoy a pre-reception featuring a one-hour hosted bar with hand-served hors d’oevres, followed by a five course meal with complimentary wine, a short ceremony acknowledging its supporters and sponsors, and assorted entertainment on every Deck. Guests are encouraged to participate in the Silent Auction that will be going on throughout the night. The Silent Auction will feature Vacation Getaways with hotel stays in Los Angeles and surrounding cities, and a Kobe Bryant autographed basketball. The evening will culminate with a raffle featuring a grand prize of a 3-Night Cruise to Ensenada, and various restaurants and shopping gift cards.
All proceeds from the event will benefit New Image programs that provide services to homeless and low-income individuals and families with children. Tickets are on sale now at www.newimageshelter.org, or by calling the Corporate Office at (562) 983-7289 for a secured credit card purchase, and will also be sold at the door at 22nd Street Landing (141 E. 22nd St., San Pedro, CA 90731). Corporate Sponsorships are also available and monetary donations are being accepted, and may be sent to the New Image Corporate Office, 401 E. Ocean Blvd., Suite 202, Long Beach, CA 90802.
The list of Celebrity Guest includes: Actress and Singer Jen Lilley from Days of our Lives, Actress Isis Mckenzie known for Guardian of the Realm, The Metrosexual and The Silencer & the Sky, and many more. The complete list will be announced a week before the event.
About New Image:
New Image Emergency Shelter for the Homeless, Inc. (New Image) is a non-profit organization, serving Los Angeles County’s homeless and low income populations. Its Mission is to decrease and prevent homelessness. It recently reached a major milestone, in its 26 years of operation, having served more than 2.6 million homeless and low-income individuals and families. New Image has seven programs which provide transitional housing and an array of comprehensive supportive services.
For more information, contact: Lynda Moran, Deputy Director at (562) 983-7289/ (562) 822-7657, or at firstname.lastname@example.org.