La Jolla Sunrise Rotarians host benefit for Angel Faces

Nicolas Reveles, Angel Faces Board Member Mary Murray and Lesia Cartelli, founder. Courtesy Photo

La Jolla Sunrise Rotary recently donated $28,085 to the non-profit, Angel Faces. The funds were raised at “For the Sake of Angels,” a gala co-chaired by Barbara Gerber and Janice Sedloff.

Since 2003, Angel Faces has been providing healing retreats and ongoing support for severely burned and disfigured adolescent girls.

San Diego Opera’s Nicolas Reveles emceed the inspirational evening. NRG Music and Productions and Grey Romande Studios provided the entertainment. Sheriff William Gore, Assistant Fire & Rescue Chief Ken Barnes and Ian Campbell, CEO of San Diego Opera were members of the Honorary Committee. More information at angelfacesretreat.org

Tom Goodman with two angels. Courtesy Photo

Tricia Daly (at right) a burn victim herself, made a donation to send one injured girl to a therapeutic retreat. Pictured with Daly are La Jolla Sunrise Rotary members selling raffle tickets in halos: Jane Wolgemuth, Bill O’Brien and Dave Duea. Guest Judy Bramer is at left. Courtesy Photo

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