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1983 - U.S. release of John Carpenter's "Christine;" blew up fake gas station in Valencia [watch scene (R)]
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What could be better than building relationships while playing cornhole and sipping on local brews? How about doing those things while helping young adults who are leaving foster care without a home?

Santa Clarita Valley nonprofit Finally Family Homes is inviting the community to participate in its Inaugural Cornhole Tournament, which will be held Saturday, Nov. 12 at Lucky Luke Brewing, 25108 Rye Canyon Loop, Santa Clarita, CA 91355.

Finally Family Homes is looking for sponsors, teams of cornhole competitors and donations for the raffle and silent auction. The event will also offer sponsors free vendor tables at the event.

“This is more than just a great day of building relationships and playing cornhole,” Finally Family Homes Executive Director Christina Dronen said. “It’s an opportunity for the members of our community to support the important work that Finally Family Homes is doing to help young adults aging out of foster care without families.”

Young adults who’ve aged out of the foster care system often find themselves without housing or family support. Finally Family Homes is standing in the gap to give these young adults the support they need to succeed long term.

Finally Family Homes partners with young adults who are aging out of foster care to help them achieve lasting success in life. They provide for recipients’ basic needs, such as food, clothing, toiletries and housing. They invite these young adults into the community, celebrating their milestones and supporting their educational goals.

The cornhole tournament will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Teams of two register to play. Lucky Luke Brewing will provide beverages and a portion of those proceeds will go to supporting the work at Finally Family Homes. A food truck will be on site. The event will also offer a silent auction and raffle.

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or donating items for the raffle and auction, visit https://finallyfamilyhomes.org/sponsorship-opportunities/.

For more information visit Finally Family Homes.finally family homes

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