Riverside, CA, June 02, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- AXIS Foundation, Inc., the Team Referral Network (Riverside East) & Riverside Christian School.
With summer activities and youth taking time off from school, The community has an opportunity to provide alternative activities for high school students. AXIS Foundation's objective is simple! To raise $50,000 to fund Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management youth literacy training at a fundraising event scheduled for Thursday, August 26th, 2010 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm at the Riverside Christian School in Riverside, CA. What could be better, than seeing youth & area business owners helping Riverside young people! The event will provide for the development & training of 40+ at-risk young people. With 1 dropout for every 3 graduates in California, AXIS Foundation, Inc. is committed to making a difference.
Training will be provided by “The Gourmet Guy” (TGG) - a catering company that has been proudly serving Southern California since 2003. TGG is quoted – “The goal is to help young adults realize their full potential in the culinary arts through the support of the AXIS Foundation, Inc. mission - promoting a healthy and passionate attitude for learning and success.” The Gourmet Guy has catered everything from small family gatherings to large functions for the Riverside Jazz Festival, the Arthritis Foundation and political functions for foreign dignitaries.
AXIS Foundation, Inc (www.axisfound.org) along with partners and sponsors look forward to hosting a special fund raising event at 3532 Monroe Street., Riverside, CA 92504 on Thursday, August 26, 2010 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm.
AXIS Foundation, Inc. is doing this because the need is critical. A large percentage of our nation’s youth, ages 13-19, face wide-ranging, serious issues that place them at high risk for entering the juvenile and criminal justice systems. Join AXIS. Donate online (www.axisfound.org/payments.htm) and/or support by attending the event. Your support is crucial!
Riverside Christian School will be offering preferred parking, as well as open space for business booths and silent auctions. Register now at www.axisfound.org.
About AXIS Foundation, Inc.
AXIS Foundation, Inc. (AFI) is a California non-profit youth development organization established to serve at-risk youth ages 14 to 22, including transitional youth, through a variety of prevention and intervention services geared toward their social and economic development, and improved academic achievement, including tutoring, anger management, substance abuse prevention, self-reliance workshops, and college and vocational exploration activities.