Soroptimist International of Long Beach – Investing in Dreams

Our club celebrated with recipients of our grants and scholarships at the 2017 Live Your Dream and Scholarship Dinner on April 19th. Amazing women all around! The club distributed $12,000 in scholarships and Live Your Dream grants and made a $6,100 donation to Meals on Wheels of Long Beach.

Live Your Dream and Scholarship Winners with their moms and event chair Charlene Wynne
Jazmin Miramontes - Live Your Dream Winner

Jazmin Miramontes and the other honorees spoke of the support that their mothers had given them throughout their struggles. In the photo here, Jazmin interrupted her acceptance speech to thank her mother in Spanish. A touching moment.