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Community meal sponsored by Soroptimist International of Tahoe Sierra

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Published: June 16, 2024

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – The Soroptimist International of Tahoe Sierra (SITS) is an organization of professional women whose goal is to enhance the live of others, especially women and youth in the community. Through their signature fundraisers, the Mad Hatter Tea Party, online auction, and vacation raffles, the members raise funds to provide scholarships and recognition awards for local women and students and financially support numerous nonprofits. The organization members also concentrate on providing volunteer service to support local school activities and also sponsor Bread & Broth Adopt A Day of Nourishment dinner events.

SITS first Monday Meal Adopt A Day sponsorship in 2024 occurred in January and was in conjunction with Lasagna Love, a non-profit national organization that provides free lasagna meals. On Monday June 3rd, SITS once again hosted a Monday Meal and sent six of their outstanding members to participate as Adopt A Day volunteer crew members.

Shelly Martinez, SITS president and a B&B 4 Kids volunteer, shared her thoughts about sponsoring a Bread & Broth meal. “What a wonderful opportunity. Thank you for including us in the good work that Bread & Broth has continued to do for the last 35 years.” Joining Shelly on the AAD volunteer crew were SITS fellow members Lisa Cali, Nina Gralak, Paula Peterson (a former B&B 4 Kids Co-chairperson), Jeanne Prestella, and Andrea Solis…Read more