Today we had the pleasure of donating $12,625 to the American Red Cross, San Gabriel Pomona Valley Chapter! The ARC was the recipient of proceeds from our Week For Heroes.
The American Red Cross and LA County Fair teams pose for the presenting of the check (October 17, 2016)
Our Week For Heroes honors military and law enforcement with special admission, a portion of which goes to ARC for general relief services. It was an honor to partner with them, alongside our Week for Heroes guests this year at the Fair.
In addition to this partnership, as also worked with ARC for blood drives throughout the Fair. A total of 1,765 pints were collected during these Fair drives.
Neither of these donation partnerships would have been possible without you — our guests. We would like to take this time to thank not only the American Red Cross for being our partner again this year, but all our Week For Heroes guests and Fair blood donors.
Dare to care!by