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Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Pasadena-Altadena Community Endowment Fund Seventh Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show Scholarship Benefit

PACEF Board of Directors plan Hat-ti-tude & Diamonds luncheon and fashion show.

The Pasadena-Altadena Community Endowment Fund (PACEF) is having its Seventh Annual Scholarship Luncheon and Fashion Show. Join PACEF on Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at the Pasadena Hilton Hotel. Tickets are $85/per person.

This year’s theme is Hat-ti-tude & Diamonds. The 2016 Benefit Co-Chairs, Yolanda Oliver and Nell Hollomand have planned a fabulously fun event with a delicious luncheon, exotic hats and accessories, engaging models, music, shopping and lots of camaraderie. Expect to see fashionable and distinctive hats and fascinators of all sizes and styles worn by the guests at this gathering. All guests who wear hats or fascinators will be eligible for special door prizes.

Taking center stage at the event will be a dynamic fashion show featuring classic fashions from MACY’s at South Lake Avenue, Chico’s at Paseo Colorado and WestLove LTD by Diane Shelton. The models are: Char Bland, Lolita Lopez, Ruthie Hopkins, Juanita West Tillman, Ann Hickambottom, Judy Matthews, Dana Albright, Shannon Miller and Lindsey Fletcher.

In addition, Friends of PACEF (The Friends) is a support group of community volunteers who share in the vision of PACEF and endeavor to work in furthering its mission and outreach in the community. The Friends are Phyllis Beech, Jacque Collier, Mary Crew, Faye Davidson, Edwina Dedlow, Charmayne Mills-Ealy, Gerri Edson, Brenda Galloway, Janet Pope Givens, Carolyn Gordon, Karen Guinn-Radley, Majoriedell Hopkins, Kathy Huante, Kay Lee, Greta Mandel, Cheryl Myers, Barbara Washington, Cortez Wilks and Victoria Williams, Nolonda Love, Beverly M. Sandoz.

Proceeds from this benefit will help fund PACEF’s Scholarship Endowment Fund which provides financial support to deserving high school graduates from the Pasadena Unified School District. PACEF is a nonprofit charitable organization managed by the Pasadena Community Foundation.

PACEF Officers are Yolanda Oliver, President; H. Diane Scott,Vice President, Chrystal Johnson, Corresponding Secretary; Cleola Gavalas, Recording Secretary; Nell Hollomand, Treasurer; Mildred Dockery Financial Secretary, and Directors: Mildred Dockery, Reta Floyd, Yvonne Hill, Kathryn (Kitty) McKnight, Mary Latimore, Hazel Livingston Cynthia Roye, Betty Saddler, Joyce Sniffen, Dr. Floraline Stevens, Ashana Thorman, Jeane Ward, and Deborah Williams

For additional information about this event and PACEF, please contact Co-Chair Yolanda Oliver (626) 252-3684.


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