It is party time, and this one is going to get wild!

Thank you to Mike Newhouse for putting this important event on our radar.  View his message!

Please join Ruthie and me at a fundraiser to help protect one of the last significant wetlands or marshes left in Los Angeles County … the Ballona Wetlands.  The lovely rooftop event will be held on Sunday, November 13th from 1-4pm, location to be provided upon RSVP.  Also, please make sure to vote, by November 8th!  Hope to see you on November 13th!

Here’s a message from the  Defend Ballona Wetlands Host Committee:

We’re excited to kick-start the Defend the Ballona Wetlands Legal Fund and hope you can join us at this fun event. It’ll be a blast!

1,700 species depend on us! Some of which, are already threatened & endangered.

Oscar-nominated actor James Cromwell has lent his name to this cause and has committed to attend if his filming schedule allows.

A presentation about our fight to defend LA’s last coastal wetlands will be accompanied by a sensational silent auction, fantastic food, fabulously decadent desserts, luscious libations, & excellent entertainment, amongst the company of caring neighbors.

  • Dress: Totally casual. Feel free to add a touch o’ glam!
  • There’s NO entrance fee!

RSVP is required to attend.

Those with a “YES” RSVP to this Evite will receive final event details and address.

Plus… You can HELP US reach our goal of $20,000 by….

…adding your name(s) to one of the following three levels, each with special perks to be announced:

– Host Committee Member @ $500, or more
– Monarch Butterfly @ $250 – $499
– Wise Owl @ $100 – $249

Make your tax deductible donation at: 


James Cromwell, Mike Newhouse & Ruthie Seroussi, Marcia Hanscom & Roy van de Hoek, Sunny Bak, Karen La Cava, Jane Velez-Mitchell, Mick Davoudian & Jeff Hoffman, Whitney & Catherine Sander, Brian & Tsila Israel, Beth Holden-Garland, Elysabeth Alfano, Wendy-Sue Rosen, Christina Ku.

View Venice Paparazz’s interview with Defend Ballona Wetlands

RSVP here for Nov. 13th Rooftop Party



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