L-R: Sen Carol Liu, Jan Sanders, Lena Kennedy


Join Altadena-Pasadena Soroptimists at Brookside Country Club on Saturday, March 11, 2017 for their second annual Making a Difference Benefit luncheon. With a theme of “For the Love of Women,” this event will recognize former State Senator Carol Liu and former Pasadena Library Director and Pasadena Women’s Rally organizer Jan Sanders with Legacy awards. Southern California Women’s Health Conference Founder Lena Kennedy will be honored with a Best for Women award for her leadership in the community, and will be the keynote speaker at the luncheon. Additionally, Door of Hope and The Women’s Room at Friends In Deed will receive monetary awards to honor their work in helping homeless women and families in the San Gabriel Valley. Don’t miss this opportunity to see our community leaders on one stage at this pivotal event!


Vendor booths open at 12 noon, and luncheon will be served at 1:00 p.m. There will also be a raffle and silent auction, as well as an Easter Parade of hats and handbags modeled by Business Life Magazine’s Women Achievers of 2016. General seating starts at $55.00/person. Tables of 10—with table signage to recognize your organization, company or group name—is $550.00. You can mail a check to Soroptimist International of Altadena-Pasadena, P.O. Box 66, Altadena, CA 91003-1066, or purchase tickets online via Paypal at www.soroptimistaltapas.org. Donations are welcome, and sponsor opportunities and souvenir booklet ads are available for purchase. Call event organizer Brenda Sharp (626) 398-5667 for more information.


All proceeds benefit Soroptimist International of Altadena-Pasadena charities including Door of Hope, The Women’s Room at Friends In Deed and scholarships for deserving women. Soroptimist is an international, non-partisan organization dedicated to helping women and girls in the local community and around the world. For more information, visit www.soroptimist.org.