HLC Foundation's Successful Annual Christmas Dinner Draws 2,500 People
The contribution by the John P. Previti Memorial Foundation is highlighted by an annual donation of approximately $20,000 to help with the cost of the event including entertainment, meals and toys for the children. HLC is a non-profit organization that supports underprivileged youth and has been providing clothing, toys and monetary donations to individuals in need for the past twelve years. Assisted by about 200 volunteers, the Christmas dinner included a DJ, a live musical performance, carnival games, a book station, crafts stations, toys and pictures with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. Participants are referred to the event by a variety of sources which include mostly local police, firefighters and churches.
"We are honored to support this non-profit organization that shares our vision and passion for improving the quality of life of local families and children in need," said Christina Previti, Board Member of the John P. Previti Memorial Foundation. "Our philanthropic efforts aim to make an immediate and positive impact on young people locally and throughout Southern California.
The John P. Previti Memorial Foundation is a non-profit organization with deep roots in the local community and dedicated to improving the quality of life of at-risk youth through programs of education, advocacy and recovery. By supporting and inspiring people to overcome adversity and teaming with local charities, the foundation strives to make a real, lasting impact to the health and vitality of communities. To learn more about the John P. Previti Memorial Foundation visit http://previtimemorialfoundation.org.