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Turlock, CA 95380

United Samaritans Foundation


(209)668-4854 Fax



"A Legacy of Hope" 2010
a HUGE Success!

The 2010 event was Saturday November 20, 2010 at Sky Trek Aviation. USF Board President John S. Rogers and Marie Assali, Chairperson of Friends of United Samaritans Foundation, thank those of you who joined them to make this a spectacular evevning. The evening began at 5:30 pm with an open bar, hors d’oeuvres, silent and oral auctions and door prizes. A delicious dinner by Toscana's Restaurant was served at 7:00. The Silent and Live Auctions were great fun, with the Menezes & Family Auctioneers at the helm.  Despite  the rain, everyone had a wonderful time!

Diamond Star Sponsors

Bert and Delouries Bertolotti

John & June Rogers

Platinum Star Sponsors

B&B Fluid Power/Joaquin &
Myrna Rose
E. & J. Gallo Winery
Mary C. Gallo
Gemperle Family Farms

Gold Star Sponsors

AM Ranch/Rob & Jan Gilbert
Bright Family Foundation
California Grown Nut Company
Reed & Christine Halladay
Huff Construction Company, Inc.
PMZ Real Estate

Hors d'oevres by
Hilmar Cheese Company

Dinner & Dessert by Toscana's

Table Sponsors

511 Tactical, Inc.
Anderson - Litfin, Inc.
Bank of America & Merrill Lynch
Boyett Petroleum
C.H.I. Management, Inc.
California State University, Stanislaus
CAPAX - Giddings, Corby, Hynes, Inc.
Cassazza Ranch Mid Valley Nut Company
Central Sanitary Supply - Dave Martini
Duarte Nursery Inc.
Emanuel Medical Center
Steve & Ann Endsley
Grimblebly Coleman CPAs, Inc.
Kiwanis Club of Greater Turlock
Garrad & Dallas Marsh
Ronald Martella Farms, Inc.
McCormick, Barstow, LLP
Oak Vally Community Bank
Steven G. Pallios
Samaritan Village
Save Mart Cares
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
UC Merced/Great Valley Center
Wells Fargo Bank
Woodside Management Group

Host Committee

Marie Assali, Chairperson
Peggy Stepro, Co-Chairperson
Don Barbe
Barbara Bawanan
Holly Cole
Anthony Edwards
Ron Emerzian
Julie Fox
Lisa Mazza
Judy Navarro
Michele Proffitt
John S. Rogers
June A. Rogers
Dr. Tamara Sniezek
Dr. Ann Strahm
Cathee Vaughn
Delores Zambruno

Executive Director
Barbara Bawanan

2010 Board of Directors

John S. Rogers

Vice President
Ron Emerzian

Dan Courtney

Lisa Mazza

Michael Gemperle
Judy Navarro
Steve Pallios
June A. Rogers
Cathee Vaughn

Members Emeriti
Mary C. Gallo
Ernie Gemperle

Barbara Bawanan, Director
United Samaritans Foundation
Tel: 209.668.4853
Fax: 209.668.4854

Marie Assali, Chairperson
Legacy of Hope Fundraiser
Tel: 209.765.6889

Holly Biaggini-Cole
United Samaritans Foundation
Tel: 209.668.4853
Fax: 209.668.4854

Peggy Stepro, Co-chairperson
Legacy of Hope Fundraiser
Tel: 209.620.2229

Thank you to all who make this event possible.

Download a PDF copy of our Thank You ad
which ran in the Modesto Bee.

See the January/February 2010 Issue of the Stanislaus Magazine "Out and About"
section for an article of last year's event.  Subscriptions are available at www.stanmag.com

Click here for a review of our 2009 event.
Click here for a review of our 2008 event.
Click here for a review of our 2007 event.
Click here for a review of our 2006 event.


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