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Southwestern Junior Foundation:Casino Night at Treasure Island
Saturday, October 21
Fall Cruiser's Raft-Up
Friday, October 20 to Sunday, October 22 

SWYC Open House
Sunday, October 22
FNE Stylus Overhang
Friday, October 27
SWYC Anglers Annual: John Tanner Memorial Swordfish Dinner 
Saturday, November 4
Annual Meeting of the Members
Friday, November 17
Junior's Awards Dinner 
Friday, December 1 
SWYC Presents: "Inmates Take Over The Asylum"
Monday, December 4
Juniors Santa Claus
Sunday, December 10
Santa Paws
Sunday, December 10



To date, through SWYC's annual Benefit on the Bay events, more than $700,000 has been raised to support Southwestern Yacht Club's approved beneficiaries. With your help, we will continue that success during 2017. 

Southwestern Yacht Club is pleased to present Benefit on the Bay as our annual fundraising event in April and May of 2017. Proceeds from this event will help support the programs and services of ElderHelp of San Diego. Over 1,000 San Diegans from around the Bay participate in the event each year. We invite you to come on board as a Benefit on the Bay underwriting sponsor or auction donor and we will ensure that you and/or your organization receive maximum recognition. 

This year Southwestern Yacht Club hopes that we can count on you to help reach our goal and assist ElderHelp of San Diego provide personalized services and information to help seniors remain independent and live with dignity in their own homes. ElderHelp has assisted over 90,000 older San Diegans and their families through care management, grocery shopping, home share, home safety, information and referrals, as well as elder abuse information and education. Last year alone, ElderHelp of San Diego provided services to over 5,000 San Diego seniors. We are grateful for your generosity and look forward to partnering with you in these very special events. Approximately 80% of donated dollars go directly to Senior Services. 

Three great events all to Benefit ElderHelp!!

Charity Bay Race
Sat, April 1, 2017
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Post- Race BBQ & Party

Beacon of Light Event
Sat, April 22, 2017
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Bottom Fishing Tournament 
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Sat, May 6, 2017

How can you help?

*Become informed about ElderHelp: brochures at front desk.
Website: http://www.elderhelpofsandiego.org/

*HELP with donation opportunities: Both personally and/or any corporate ideas or contacts you may have
(Think Gift cards, Gift baskets, Wine and Services)

*Volunteer: Join our great group of dedicated members.
(watch for Halyards with opportunities to help out.)

*Attend: each fun event has lots of great auction items and opportunity drawings available!



 A special 'Thank You' to our current sponsors:

 Adopt a Senior Sponsor
Lighthouse Sponsor
Lantern Sponsor
Beacon Sponsor
 Monica Grismore Ron & Ann Brooks   Joe & Hildy Mignone Chula Vista Photo
 (Ian Trotter) 
Jobsite Supply
  (Skete & Dan Simmons)
 Deborah Hall  Mike Breider Walt Gutjahr 
 Milton Roll  Mike & Tricia Dolan  George & Ann McLean    
 Frank Slater  Jerry King  Barbara Fryer    
Jon Slusser  Thomas K. & Cynthia R.  Joe & Allison Kruchek    
   Rob & Nancy Slusser  Mike & Helga Riddle    
  Lynne Eddy   Wayne & Cheryl Seppala    
  Stanley Cook      
  James & Susan Wise       
  Clara Larson      
  Samuel & Lisa Dagan      
  Marcus Hale        
  Rob A Slusser       
   John & Eileen Lower      
   Marcus Hale      
  Thomas & Julie Dyer       
   Carol Herr      
   Linda Lynn      
   Thomas & Mary E Ybarolla      
  Jack Fisher       
  Dan & Kay Boger       
   Katherine Law      
  Theresa & Johnny Smullen       

The Benefit launches on Saturday, April 1, 2017, with the Charity Bay Race. For 30 years, Southwestern Yacht Club has presented what has become one of the largest charity regattas in the nation featuring a pursuit start on a challenging 10-mile course around beautiful San Diego Bay. Following the Charity Bay Race, is a post-race party, BBQ with entertainment, a raffle and awards.


The Benefit continues on Saturday, April 22, 2017, with a radiant evening Beacon of Light Event.  Rays of Light will shine bright as Southwestern Yacht Club transforms for this exciting evening of cocktails,
hors d’oeuvres, opportunity drawings, silent auctions and ending with an adopt a senior auction.


The Benefit is completed on Saturday, May 6, 2017 with the 47th Annual Anglers' Bottom Fishing Tournament. This ever-popular event includes an early morning breakfast and a full day of fishing, wrapping up with a delicious fish fry dinner, along with live and silent auctions and a raffle. 


For more information about ways to support this event, or to purchase tickets, please contact: 
SWYC Front Office: info@southwesternyc.org or (619) 222-0438
Executive Chair, Bobbie Irwin: wellnessbobbie@yahoo.com or (619) 726-3035

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