Soroptimists To Host Annual Salad Luncheon in Vista
VISTA, California–Soroptimist International of Vista and North County Inland will host their annual Salad Luncheon fundraiser at Grace Presbyterian Church in Vista at 1450 E. Vista Way on Thursday, April 12 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Soroptimists and local dignitaries will don aprons and serve up a smorgasbord of salads and desserts prepared by Club members and local restaurants. In addition to the salads, the luncheon includes roll, baked potato with toppings and beverage, and a selection of desserts. “This is our biggest fundraiser of the year, and a great community event” said Soroptimist Assly Sayyar, who is chairing the event this year. “All proceeds raised will go directly into our Service Fund to be donated out next year.” The event includes a Gift Basket raffle and a Money Hat raffle. Any businesses or individuals who would like to be listed as a sponsor or donate salads or gift basket items should contact the club at soroptimistinternationalvista@
Those too busy to attend the luncheon can order take-out. Tickets are $15 in advance and $18 at the door or for take-out orders, and may be ordered online at soroptimistvista.org. For more information, email soroptimistinternationalvista@
gmail.com or visit the club’s website at soroptimistvista.org.
Soroptimist International of Vista and North County Inland is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, part of an international service organization of professional women from Vista, Escondido, San Marcos, Bonsall and Fallbrook who seek to improve the lives of women and girls both locally and internationally through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. The funds raised by the club are distributed to women and girls in need in the form of education grants. The club meets every first and third Friday for lunch at the Shadowridge Golf Club in Vista. This year the club celebrates 65 years of service and was recently announced as one of the top three non-profits of 2018 by the Vista Chamber of Commerce, as part of their upcoming “Heroes of Vista” celebration.
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