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1986 - COC board votes to allow Argentine cliff swallows to nest forever on sides of buildings [story]


The WiSH Education Foundation and AutoNation will co-sponsor a sweepstakes Thursday night in which one lucky winner will take home a brand-new 2018 Chevy Cruze valued at $23,385.

A “live ticket pull party” drawing will be part of the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce mixer at AutoNation Chevrolet, 23649 Valencia Blvd., Valencia 91355 on Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

WiSH logoThere is no entry fee. Sweepstakes tickets can be purchased at the event until 7 p.m.; they are $25 each and there is no limit.

The winning ticket will be chosen at or around 7:15 p.m.

The mixer will include food, music and more raffles.

AutoNation Chevrolet and California Credit Union are the WiSH Education Foundation’s appreciated and valued sponsors for the evening, and all SCV Chamber of Commerce mixer attendees are welcome.

WiSH Education Foundation Seeks Grant Underwriter
WiSH supports programs and initiatives in the William S. Hart Union High School District that are not funded by tax dollars alone.

Grant funding is an integral part of any foundation’s budget and WiSH has been very successful because we have a great mission and we make a difference in the classrooms.

Unfortunately, the WiSH Education Foundation lost the underwriter for our grant program.

If your company is willing to help us continue this program through your donation and sponsorship, we would be greatly appreciative! Please contact Executive Director Amy Daniels at wish@hartdistrict.org.

Find out more about WiSH and our upcoming events and news at www.wishscv.org.

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