'White Light White Night' Fundraiser ReturnsAug 17, 2021 10:00AM ● By Dig Mb Staff
The White Light White Night fundraiser. Photo via Walk With Sally
White Light White Night is back: The local nonprofit Walk With Sally will be hosting its 15th annual fundraising event on Saturday, August 21, at Campus 2100 in El Segundo.
Longtime community supporters as well as major corporate sponsors are expected to be in attendance to raise funds for children who have experienced the trauma of losing a loved one to cancer.
"We are so honored and excited to host this event for the 15th year in our community,” said Walk With Sally’s Founder, Nick Arquette in a statement. “As we’re coming out of this pandemic, we’re so happy to see so many returning guests and sponsors this year. The funds raised from this event ensure that we can continue to provide our free support programs to children impacted by cancer, so we are grateful for the support from our community.”
The 15th annual event will have a live musical guest, plus “A Taste of LA” featuring local restaurants, auctions, special signature cocktails, and 35+ major corporate sponsors including Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Land Rover South Bay, Jaguar South Bay, Chevron, Los Angeles Chargers, CalPrivate Bank and more.
This year's restaurant sponsors from Manhattan Beach include The Strand House, Lido di Manhattan, Petros, Zinc @Shade, Rock'n Fish,
As Walk With Sally’s largest annual fundraiser, the funds raised during White Light White Night allow the organization to fulfill its mission of providing mentorship and support programs free of charge to children whose families have been impacted by cancer.
Tickets and sponsorships are available for $250 and up at https://e.givesmart.com/events/l9n/.
Sweepstakes and silent auction items are now open at https://e.givesmart.com/events/l9n/i/.
Founded in the South Bay, Walk With Sally has positioned itself at the forefront of community involvement and leadership in the 15 years since its inception. Through local partnerships with various schools and organizations, Walk With Sally has become a leading referral source for children and their families who have been impacted by cancer.