Fundraiser benefits Miracle Babies


Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, La Jolla (7598 Eads Ave.) in partnership with Heels2Heal, hosted a event on Aug. 24 that raised close to $5,500 for Miracle Babies. Heels2Heal, an organization which raises money for non-profits that promote healing and education for critically ill and abused women and children, hopes to raise $150,000 for Miracle Babies this year. Miracle Babies provides financial and emotional help to families with critically ill newborns.

The event included a fashion show, live music, art and clothing. Gracie Jiu- Jitsu co-owner Dione Becker organized the event. For more information, visit

— Staff Reports