Local Students to Be Honored at Jan. 15 LuncheonJan 09, 2015 10:34AM ● By DigMB Staff
Officer Stephanie Martin introducing Elias Rivas who is the recipient of the Manhattan Beach Police Officer's Association scholarship in 2012.
The luncheon, whose proceeds fund the scholarships, costs $35 per person and will feature student speakers from Mira Costa, American Martyrs and Manhattan Beach MIddle School. Staged by the Manhattan Beach Coordinating Council, RSVPs can be made online for the 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. event.
“Community support is integral to the mission of the Manhattan Beach Coordinating Council,” said Stephanie Martin, MBCC president. “Our community sponsors are the lifeblood of our scholarship fund, which every year helps local high school students realize their dreams of college educations."
Other luncheon dates are March 19, 2015, and April 16, 2015. The 2015 scholarship recipients will be announced May 21 during a special Blue Zones Project-themed reception hosted by Beach Cities Health District.