to Win by at Alzheimer's Association
Blondes vs. Brunettes Game
By FBWorld Team
Blonde Captain Natalie Ford and Emily Leiphardt and Team Brunette
Captains Breanna Czenczelewski and Feli Rueff took the field
at Bishop Diego High School for the Fifth Anniversary Blondes
vs. Brunettes flag football game to raise awareness and funds
for the Alzheimer's Association California Central Coast Chapter,
where a huge crowd of friends, family, volunteers and sponsors
gathered to cheer them on.
Blonds & Brunetts End of Game Photo
and beverages enjoyed at the event were supplied by Hippy Pop
popcorn, Shalhoob Meat Co., John's Hot Dog Express, Shrimp vs.
Chef, Kona Ice Shave Ice and Woodfire Catering. Drink vendors
included Draughtsmen Aleworks, Pressed Juicery samples and Sparrow
Sparkling Caffeinated Water. Water Provided by Water-with-Life
was also available for guests to fill up their reusable bottles.
Shalhoob Meat Co. guys Matt Redding and Raul Fernanez had them
lined up around the corner for a Shalhoob tri-tip on a toasted
French roll, and the smell of the delious meat wafted through
the grandstands. Shrimp vs. Che was another big draw serving
super cajun style plates, while the Woodfire pizza was a sold
out early. Draughtsmen Aleworks was serving a Blonde Ale, ofcourse
and a Red Ale as well. Martin Brown, Commander in Chief of Area
5.1 Winery in Santa Barbara was pouring a variety of his great
wines to be enjoyed by game attendees, and The VIP tent had
a rose by 5.1 that everyone loved with the delicious items on
the buffet table.
Mike Brown serving up his 5.1 favorites
game, and the VIP and bleachers were overflowing with supportive
fans. The halftime show featured the KJEE & La Boheme Professional
Dance Group. The game went into overtime at 0 - 0 and the Blondes
scored, but were unable to make the extra point. Then the Brunettes
came on strong making a touchdown and getting the needed extra
point to win the 5th Annual Brunettes & Blondes coveted
trophy. Congratulations to both teams who played a great game!
was impressive to see these women play in such hot and humid
weather for all those who have been affected by Alzheimer's,
with the hope to one day eradicate this disease, and for a cure.
Last year was 'incredibly successful" said Breanna Czenczelewski,
and generated $80,000 during the season, and during the game
Saturday it was announced by KJEE they had once again reached
their goal for 2018.
Shalhoob's Matt Reddy Serving up Tri-tip
sponsors included Edhat Santa Barbara, Team Brunette Sponsor
- Central Coast Home Health and Hospice, Team Blonde Sponsor
- Assisted Home Health Hospice Care, Alz Sponsor - Village Properties,
Super Fan Sponsor - Orthopedic Institute/Santa Barbara William
R. Gallivan, Jr., MD, Kids Zone Sponsor CIFG Channel Islands
Fuduciary Group, Friendship Center. Time Out Sponsors Don Logan
& Family, Muller & Weber, SB, Mariposas Project, SurgicalArts,
Titan Sport Performance, Medicine Women, Bragg, ValleVerde.
Kudos to the army of volunteers who made this event happen.
the Alzheier's Association California Central Coast Chapter
- The Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary
health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.
Their mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the
advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support
for all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through
the promotion of brain health. The California Central Coast
Chapter provides services in Santa Barbara, Ventura and San
Luis Obispo counties. They are located at 1528 Chapala Street,
Suite 204, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. Their vision is a world
without Alzheimer's. Visit www.alz.org/cacenrralcoast.
By Bonnie Carroll
About Bonnie Carroll
Bonnie Carroll has been a food/travel/lifestyle writer since
1983. She is the founder & publisher of Bonnie Carroll's
Life Bites News - www.lifebitesnews.com,
does travel and food reporting on KZSB1290 radio, and contributes
to a variety of national and international travel/lifestyle
publications. Her first children's book C.C. Charles was published
in 2002 and she is currently working on a second book. Contact
her at Contact her at email@example.com.