The IB Woman's Club were the Guest Speakers at Today’s IB Kiwanis Meeting
Jun 02, 2015 03:42PM
By Paul Spear
The Imperial Beach Woman’s Club (IBWC), is a Group of Hard Working Women that make our Community better for all of us and is is the oldest Organization in Imperial Beach!
On February 9th, at the “State of the City and Community Awards Celebration” lead by Imperial Beach Mayor, Serge Dedina, the Imperial Beach Woman’s Club (IBWC) received an award for their community service. The award was presented to them by Councilwoman Lorie Bragg. However, the IBWC has been “Stars” in Imperial Beach since their inception. They are IB”s oldest service organization and heavily involved in the community of Imperial Beach.
The Imperial Beach Woman's Club helped lots of organizations in our community. Here is were just some of their help went to: Imperial Beach Library - Donation, Mar Vista HS Band - Donation, Mar Vista Middle School Band - Donation, SBUSD So Bay Music Club - Donation, IB Jr. Lifeguards - Donation, Girl Scout Troop #5447 - Donation, Girl Scout Troop #5957 - Donation, Serving Seniors (St. Charles) - Donation, Balboa Park Committee of 100 - Donation, VIP Village - Donation, Art Kids of San Diego - Donation, Imperial Beach Senior Center - Donation, Pearl Kelly - Christmas Trees, Imperial Beach Chamber of Commerce (Santa comes to IB).
The IBWC also adopt a couple of families at Christmas time. This included: 4 - $500 scholarships to our high schools, donation to the kids going to the Freedom Foundation in DC, they purchased chairs for the IB Senior Center, purchased a bench for Veterans Park, and they bought the IB Fire Dept. a BBQ.
Congratulations to a great group of woman!
As you can see, this is an incredible group of giving woman. The Imperial Beach Woman's Club are truly "Stars" of Imperial Beach and should be recognized for all of their giving to others and making our community a better place.