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CAPK Friendship House hosting annual gala


HILL WITH THE FRIENDSHIP HOUSE. HE IS HERE TO TELL US MORE ABOUT AN UPCOMING FUNDRAISER. WHAT IS THE FRIENDSHIP HOUSE? THE FRIENDSHIP HOUSE PROVIDES EDUCATIONAL AND RECREATIONAL SERVICES TO CHILDREN FROM LOW-INCOME FAMILIES, SUCH AS AFTERSCHOOL AND SUMMER PROGRAMS, AS WELL AS RESOURCES FOR THE ENTIRE COMMUNITY, INCLUDING PLANS FOR MEDICAL SERVICES, FOOD DISTRIBUTION, JOB TRAINING AND AN OUTREACH CENTER. THE 13,500 SQUARE FOOT FACILITY FEATURES A MULTIPURPOSE BUILDING THAT HOUSES A FULL SIZED BASKETBALL COURT, AND FOUR CLASSROOM BUILDINGS FOR ART, COMPUTERS, AND INSTRUCTION. OUTDOOR AMENITIES INCLUDE A BASKETBALL COURT, A COMMUNITY GARDEN, A COVERED PLAYGROUND, AND A COMMUNITY SPORTS FIELD. SPACE AT THE FRIENDSHIP HOUSE IS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE TO THE COMMUNITY FOR RENT OR LEASE. WHAT IS THE UPCOMING FUNDRAISER? THE FRIENDSHIP HOUSE ADVISORY BOARD INVITES YOU TO ONE NIGHT ON BOURBON STREET. THIS ANNUAL FUNDRAISER BENEFITS THE YOUTH AT FRIENDSHIP HOUSE COMMUNITY CENTER. THERE WILL BE WINE, CRAFT BEER, SILENT AUCTION AND LIVE ENTERTAINMENT FEATURING J2 & THE BIZNESS. WHEN WILL THIS BE? THIS WILL BE ON THURSDAY OCTOBER 24. 5:45 P.M. MEET & GREET 6:00 P.M. PROGRAM AT THE BAKERSFIELD MUSEUM OF ART, 1930 R STREET. ALEX THE CONDORS HIT THE ROAD

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