Healthy Valley Foundation fundraising spokesman, Howard Rosenthal, explained that, “Lemongrass, an authentic Asian fusion restaurant located in Hemet, CA. will be providing delicious meals for the Foundation’s annual fundraiser held each year on Mother’s Day weekend.”
The fundraising event will be Friday, May 7, 2021 at Lemongrass Asian Cuisine, 3376 Wentworth Dr., Hemet where donors can pick up meals chosen in advance from a nine entre menu. Lemongrass is owned by Tu Thien Uong who has made a commitment to, “Serving organic produce from local farms and fresh natural ingredients including local and natural meats.”
Tu says the dinners will also include “An additional meal of ½ lb. Cajun Shrimp compliments of Lemongrass’ new seafood restaurant opening soon.”
Healthy Valley Foundation supports a variety of projects which benefit the citizens of the Hemet-San Jacinto Valley.
Foundation President, Bruce Wallis, laid out the tremendous impact the Foundation is making on the Valley, “In the past few years, Healthy Valley Foundation has contributed thousands of dollars to support or underwrite projects such as fitness and exercise equipment at multiple Valley Wide Parks • Hemet Center Against Sexual Assault Programs (C.A.S.A.) • Mt. San Jacinto College • Scholarships for Health Professional Studies • Hemet Hospice Volunteers • EXCEED • EEK Fitness • Boy Scouts of America 3 Peaks Division • V.I.P. Tots • Fingerprints Kids Museum • State of the Art Fitness Center San Jacinto High School • BARR (Building Assets, Reducing Risks) Program at Hemet Union School District • • Exercise equipment for Healthy Living Project at Tahquitz High School and most recently providing restaurant meals to first responders during the pandemic.”
Wallis continues about this year’s Fundraiser, “With the help and support of the community, Healthy Valley Foundation is already planning new projects and contributions that promote healthy living in our beautiful valley.”
To find out more about Healthy Valley Foundation, visit healthyvalleyfoundation.com.
Cindy Thompson • Contributed
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