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Congratulations to the 2016-2017 Chairs!

Sandpipers applauds those who have stepped forward to lead us into our 85th year!  Your enthusiasm for your positions and new ideas are much appreciated. FINANCE Asst to Finance VP – Cash/Checks Bria Riehl Asst to Finance VP – Credit Elizabeth Magana Asst to Finance VP – Endowment & FOS Robyn Lucas Fundraising Financial Co-Chair 1 Laura… Read more »

Interested in Joining Sandpipers?

Sandpipers is a Manhattan Beach volunteer women’s organization that is dedicated to serving the needs of the entire South Bay community through a wide array of fundraising events and charitable programs. Membership for the Class of 2016 is now waitlisted. Please contact membershipvp@sandpipers.org to be placed on the waitlist. Please read more about membership requirements in Sandpipers.

Sugar Plum Tree 2015

Congratulations to Co-Chairs, Laura Stout, Terri Boyle and Gigi Verduzco who did an outstanding job coordinating the Sugar Plum Tree program this year. Through corporate and individual contributions they surpassed their goal and collected over 1,600 gifts for children living in foster care through the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS).  It was incredible… Read more »

Congrats to the new Sandpipers Leadership & Class of 2015!

Sandpipers applauds those who have stepped forward to lead us into our 84th year!  Your enthusiasm for your positions and new ideas are much appreciated.  At our recent Installation Meeting, we  welcomed our newest Board of Directors, NLD Committee and Chairs for 2015-2016, and congratulated the Class of 2014 for completing their Provisional year. Sandpipers – one… Read more »

Congrats 2015-16 Nominees for Board & NLD!

Congratulations to Sandpipers’ 2015-2016 Slate of Nominees for the Board of Directors and the NLD Committee! Sandpipers – one of  Manhattan Beach’s  oldest women’s volunteer philanthropic organization – is proud to announce its nominees for the 2015 – 2016 Board of Directors and NDL. See the complete list of all the Board of Director and NDL nominees: President:… Read more »

Thank You to our 2013-2014 Supporters!

2013-2014 End of Year Thank You Please view the link above for a list of generous supporters for 2013-2014 as published in the June 12, 2014 issue of The Beach Reporter Thank You All! On behalf of Sandpipers, I want to thank you for your help in making our 82nd year such a tremendous success. Your donations… Read more »

2014 Back to School Shopping Event

This year we celebrated 16 years of Back to School Shopping, a favorite program among our agencies and membership alike. As in years past, the event benefited 76 underprivileged youth in the South Bay. Each pre-selected child was referred by a local agency and paired with a Sandpipers member who assisted them with purchasing school… Read more »

Team Works

Sandpipers partnered with LA Team Mentoring to host a beach party to celebrate 76 at-risk middle school children who are a part of the LATM program on May 15th, 2014. It was a gorgeous sunny day and the kids took great delight in the beach activities, surfing and playing in the ocean. They also enjoyed… Read more »