RANCHO SANTA FE — The Rancho Santa Fe Garden Club sparked the season with its Sassy Santa Boutique on Dec. 8.
The boutique was a joint fundraiser for the good works of both the Rancho Santa Fe Garden Club and the Rancho Santa Fe Chapter of Rotary International.
“In order to provide a wide array of items for purchase, this boutique is juried, meaning that we picked among many applicants, to give our customers the very best selection of a wide assortment of products,” said Heather Manion, Rotary Club event co-chairwoman.
“This was a perfect way to utilize our great facility, right here in the Ranch,” said Garden Club President, and Event Co-Chair Helen Dizio. “Besides, we love partnering with the Rancho Santa Fe Rotary, who has an amazing reputation for good works in San Diego.
Chartered in 1959, and currently having 84 very active members, the Rotary Club of Rancho Santa Fe has many philanthropic events. The Rotary Club is a strong supporter of San Pasqual Academy, Rosarita Beach Blanket and Food Drive and Angel Faces. A strong partnership has been formed with Camp Pendleton and USO Events.Other activities include the annual Fireman’s Recognition Dinner.Internationally, the RSF Rotary supports Water for Sudan.
The Rancho Santa Fe Garden Club was founded in 1926 to further the advancement of gardening and landscaping in the community of Rancho Santa Fe, California, 30 miles north of San Diego. With more than 300 members, the club serves the community through service, social and educational programs. The clubs primary financial support comes from donations and bequeaths, rental of its facilities, sales in its thrift shop, and membership dues.
For information, call the Garden Club at (858) 756-1554.