Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., February 4, 2013 - Providence Little Company of Mary Foundation, Promenade on the Peninsula and Terranea Resort concluded their third annual fundraising effort, “The Great Family Getaway,” benefiting the Partners for Healthy Kids Mobile Pediatric Van.
"The Great Family Getaway fundraiser provides tremendous support for Providence Little Company of Mary’s Partners for Healthy Kids Mobile Pediatric Van,” said Marlene Young, Director of Major Gifts for Providence Little Company of Mary Foundation. “Since the inception of the program in 1994, the Partners for Healthy Kids mobile clinic has cared for more than 40,000 uninsured children in local schools. We genuinely appreciate the community's involvement and the support of Terranea Resort and Promenade on the Peninsula by enabling us to further enhance our mission."
Through the sale of raffle tickets during the holiday season, participants entered to win a getaway vacation to Terranea Resort. This year, proceeds amounted to more than $5,270.
Providence Little Company of Mary Foundation
As a mission driven organization, Providence Little Company of Mary Foundation is committed to giving patients and their families' high quality medical care and service in a pleasant and convenient environment. Providence Little Company of Mary Foundation is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, clinics, physicians, home health services, affiliated programs and services, and educational facilities in Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington. As a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, Providence Little Company of Mary Foundation is committed to providing healthcare in a compassionate environment. Since 1994, the Partners for Healthy Kids mobile clinic has cared for 40,000 uninsured children in local schools. For more information visit www.plcmfoundation.org
About Promenade on the Peninsula
Promenade on the Peninsula is a beautifully appointed Spanish-style, three-level, open-air center, with more than 50 name brand and boutique specialty stores and restaurants including Equinox Fitness Club & Spa, Ice Chalet ice skating rink and a state-of-the-art 13-screen Regal Cinemas Theater. The 374,000-square-foot, pedestrian-friendly center invites shoppers to stroll its grounds complete with colorfully tiled stairways, a pop up fountain and beautiful sky views. Promenade on the Peninsula is located on the beautiful Palos Verdes Peninsula in Rolling Hills Estates on Silver Spur Road between Hawthorne and Crenshaw Boulevards. It is accessible from Crenshaw or Hawthorne Boulevard exits off of the 405 Freeway, or from the Pacific Coast Highway exit off of the Harbor 110 freeway. For more information about the center, please contact (310) 541-0688. The center is open from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m., Mondays through Saturdays, and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sundays. For information on stores and events visit www.promenadeonthepeninsula.com.
About Terranea Resort
Terranea, Los Angeles’ premier oceanfront resort, is located on California’s Palos Verdes Peninsula. Amid unparalleled Pacific Ocean views, guests enjoy world-class accommodations with 582 rooms that range from hotel suites to bungalows, oceanfront casitas and spacious villas, which are also available for purchase as seaside second homes through Terranea Real Estate. Amenities include The Links at Terranea, a nine-hole par three golf course; award-winning 50,000 sq. ft. oceanfront spa and fitness center; three swimming pools and a 140-foot waterslide; marea luxury boutique; 135,000 sq. ft. of conference and meeting space; and eight dining venues, including signature restaurant mar'sel; Nelson's, a cliff-side spot ideal for whale watching; and Asian-inspired bashi. The resort’s innovative activity center and adventure concierge, Pointe Discovery, lets guests discover and explore Terranea’s rich terrain with miles of scenic coastal trails, secluded beach cove and ocean environment. Fun, enriching programs and activities such as habitat photography, falconry, kayorkle and paddleboarding also abound. Terranea Resort is owned by a joint venture comprised of Lowe Enterprises and JC Resorts and managed by Destination® Hotels & Resorts. For more information, visit www.terranea.com, call 866-802-8000 or follow Terranea on Facebook and Twitter.