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Kid-Planned” Unity Shoppe Benefit Tonight

San Marcos High School Students Aiming to Raise $100,000


The students of San Marcos High School who have been so diligently working to organize this year’s Kids Helping Kids Holiday Gala event are reminding the citizens of Santa Barbara that the big shebang happens tonight, at 5:45 p.m. at the Fess Parker DoubleTree Resort.

Kids Helping Kids Holiday Gala

  • When: Friday, January 9, 2009, 6 p.m.
  • Where: Fess Parker's DoubleTree Resort, 633 E. Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara, CA
  • Cost: $5 - $65
  • Age limit: All ages

Full event details

We are working to raise over $100,000 and have already raised $60,000. Kids Helping Kids is unique in the sense that it is entirely ‘kid-planned,’ ‘kid-organized,’ and ‘kid-inspired,’” said student Katherine Perry in a press statement.

The event, which will feature recording artist Tyrone Wells, benefits Santa Barbara’s Unity Shoppe.

To read more about the program that has organized this event in past years, read the Independent article “Kids Helping Kids - to Raise $100,000?”

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