The 'More Later' was last night. She and some other people put together a fundraiser dinner at a local restaurant. It was a big success and quite an evening.
Dinner was at Great Seafood Harbor near Little India in Artesia, CA about 12 miles from our campground.
and twin brother Reid and wife Amy who flew in from Albuquerque for a few days.
They started off with soup and concluded with 7 other courses! It was way more than we could eat but we tried our best!
Before the program started,
Then as the food started coming out the entertainment began. Early on, we were entertained by a dancer troupe from Biola University.
In between, we had a raffle winner at our table.
There was more entertainment
Including some audience participation dancing
Then more dancers, accompanied by
Then some information about the relief efforts in the Philippines. The person on the right of the stage just got through sharing about his time there a few weeks ago.
Next, he the Executive Director (at the microphone on stage) had a few words about My Refuge House. Simply stated, My Refuge House is a non-profit ministry in the Philippines that provides a safe home to empower and restore survivors of commercial sexual exploitation and abuse.
Part of the funds raised are going to My Refuge House which sustained some damage. The rest of the funds will go to survivor kits/baskets and the girls in My Refuge House are providing to people farther north that were more severely affected by the disaster.
It was a great evening and a great cause to support.
Thanks for joining us today on the Roadrunner Chronicles! Until next time...