SIBBV “Live Your Dream” Awards

Soroptimist International of Big Bear Valley celebrated five local women at the annual “Live Your Dream” Awards which provide scholarships for education and training in the applicant’s field of choice.  The February 16th ceremony presented a $1500 scholarship to Valarie Gonzalez as Soroptimist International’s Big Bear 2017 “Live Your Dream” Award Winner. Additionally, recipients Kathryn Haatvedt, Angela Sakai, Johanna Sanders and Sara Schreiber each received $1000 scholarships.  The “Live Your Dream” scholarship program provides monetary assistance to women who are the primary source of financial support for their families, while working towards a college degree or completion of a...

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Soroptimist Annual Community Celebration and Awards Dinner

Big Bear, CA, February 5, 2013 – Soroptimist International of Big Bear Valley is holding their Annual Community Celebration and Awards Dinner on Sunday, February 10th from 5 to 8pm at Northwood’s Resort.  Soroptimist is honoring local women in Big Bear who have made a difference in our community.  The awards presentation will include Tina Wade for the Women’s Opportunity Award, Courtney Seifert Warmsley for the Ruby Award and Katie Adams for the Violet Richardson Award.  SIBBV will also recognize Interiors and Holloway’s Marina and North Shore Landing as businesses who have supported their Mission.  Additionally, the evening of celebration will include Soroptimist’s annual distribution of funds to the various organizations throughout the valley along with a review of current projects.  The community is invited to attend and tickets can be purchased by contacting Dottie Saville at 951-660-6958 by Wednesday, February 6th.  Tickets are $30...

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