UCSD International Center invites community to fundraising dinners

The Friends of the International Center (FIC) at UC San Diego have two dinners planned to raise funds and awareness for their scholarship programs. FIC awarded 57 scholarships last year. The New Friends Dinner Social is set for 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5.

FIC members and on- and off-campus community members are welcome. Dinner reservations are required by Oct. 1. The cost is $10 for FIC members and $15 for non-members. Parking is free. For reservations, e-mail or call (858) 543- 1124 and leave a message.

Additionally, a Scholarship Fundraising Dinner is planned for Oct. 19. Featuring dishes and an informational presentation about the High Andes. Cost is $35 for FIC members and $40 for non-FIC members. Reservations are required by Oct. 11 at (858) 534-0731 or e-mail

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