The San Clemente Junior Woman’s Club recently donated more than $18,000 to a number of local charitable organizations, causes and individuals in need from proceeds collected through their Casino Night fundraiser.
Donations were made to Family Assistance Ministries’ Gilchrist House, Laura’s House, the Ocean Institute, San Clemente High School, all three San Clemente middle schools, as well as several other groups and causes.
The Casino Night event is the club’s largest fundraiser and was held on Saturday, March 15 at Bella Collina Towne & Golf Club. The club, which aims to support the community, is made up of 30 women, who logged more than 3,500 volunteer hours last year. For more information on the club, visit www.scjwc.org.