CARLSBAD, CA (January 26, 2010) –Grand Pacific Palisades Resort (Carlsbad, CA) will be the site of North County’s Pink Elephants Nannies’ “Hope for Children of Haiti” charity event on January 30th. This family-friendly event will raise funds, clothes, shoes and baby products to send to the earthquake victims in Haiti. The fundraiser will be held from 2-5pm, and will include a silent auction, fashion show, hors d’oeuvres, desserts, wine and entertainment for all ages. DJ Aesthetix has volunteered to entertain during the fundraiser.
David Brown, Co-President of Grand Pacific Resorts said, “We are glad to be part of this important effort. Unfortunately sometimes it is tragedies such as the earthquake in Haiti that brings a community together. We hope to see great turnout to support the Red Cross and their ongoing humanitarian work.”
All the proceeds from the event will be donated to the Red Cross Haiti Relief and Development Fund. All clothing and supplies donated will be sent directly to Haiti. “We are fortunate enough to be in a position to help make a difference in Haiti,” said Katelyn Chamberlin, of Pink Elephants Nannies, organizer of the event.
A major sponsor is Mobile Photo Booth has donated its photo booth services for the entire event. The attendees will be able to take unlimited photo strips, which will print in duplicate. Mobile Photo Booth will also upload all of the images onto their website where photos maybe viewed, downloaded, or removed.
Other local sponsors who have donated auction items include Moxie Theater, Vanity Hair Studio, PAHR, Integrative Healing Arts, Wasserman Media Group, Pixel Perfect Images, Fortunately Feng Shui, Red Cup Yogurt, Karl Strauss Breweries and many more.
To attend this charity event, or to donate supplies or money, RSVP to Katelyn Chamberlin directly at [email protected] Donations are $5 at the door or clothes, shoes and/or baby products. The material donations will be sold to raise funds to send to support the efforts in Haiti.
Grand Pacific Palisades Resort is managed by Grand Pacific Resort Management, one of the oldest and largest vacation ownership companies based in California. Servicing over 45,000 owner-families every year, Grand Pacific Resorts has developed and manages 14 properties. For more information, visit www.grandpacificresortservices.com
Pink Elephants Nanny Agency opened its doors in September of 2009 in Carlsbad. The company specializes in On-Call Nanny Memberships and Nanny Placement. For more information www.pinkElephantsnannies.com
Sharrie McIntosh (760)431-4500
Katelyn Chamberlin 760-231-7182 (Pink Elephants Nannies)
Georgi Bohrod (Media) 619-255-1661
SOURCE: Grand Pacific Resorts