Assistance League North Coast welcomed its newest members, from left, Ann Shelley of Carlsbad; Goldie Corrigan of Oceanside; Judy Brammer and Carolyn Sechrist of Carlsbad; Rachel Alvarez of Vista; and, not shown, Margie Smith of Carlsbad. ALNC is dedicated to serving the unmet needs, primarily of children, in the communities of Carlsbad, Oceanside and Vista. More than 13 philanthropic programs addressing local community needs are supported by ALNC through fundraising and the money earned at the AL Thrift Store located at 1830-B Oceanside Blvd. Autumn Fantasy, a major fundraising gala, is scheduled for Oct. 29 at the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort. Last year more than 2,250 hours of ALNC volunteer work contributed to nearly 11,000 recipients in the Tri-City area. Courtesy photo
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