Published : Monday, October 7, 2019 | 4:45 AM
Custom Comfort Mattress, California Closets and Pasadena Magazine hosted a lively mixer for Leadership Pasadena and the Junior League of Pasadena sponsors and designers participating in the upcoming Setting the Table “The World of Conversation” tablescape design competition. The event to be held on November 9, 2019 will feature exciting artistic table top displays created by over 30 designers, floral artists, event planners and non-profits to benefit Leadership Pasadena and the Junior League of Pasadena. The evening is for businesses, organizations and individuals alike to host friends, family, clients and colleagues for a unique charity event supporting two important charities devoted to improving life for all living, working and playing in the greater Pasadena area.
“Custom Comfort Mattress is thrilled at the opportunity to support Setting The Table and the two wonderful local benefiting charities, Leadership Pasadena and Junior League of Pasadena. We look forward to growing these long-lasting relationships, continuing our local collaborations and supporting the wonderful community of Pasadena,” according to Andrew Stoermer, Director of Business Development, Custom Comfort Mattress.
Patti Traglio on Leadership Pasadena’s Board of Directors explained “Our tremendous thanks to Custom Comfort Mattress together the California Closets and Pasadena Magazine for hosting a wonderful mixer for our design participants and some of our outstanding sponsors! Over 45 of us had a wonderful time thanks to the generosity of these three companies. It was a great evening of building relationships, making new friends and thanking our sponsors.”
The top sponsors for this joint fundraising event at the present time are Rusnak Audi Pasadena, Hathaway Sycamores and UBDI.com.
“We are honored to have the prestigious Rusnak Audi Pasadena, the important Hathaway Sycamores, and the new start up UBDI supporting us and the Junior League of Pasadena in our collaborative fundraiser for Leadership Pasadena’s program services for military veterans and the Junior League of Pasadena’s programs for underserved women,” according to Leadership Pasadena board co-chair Mary Spellman. Rusnak Audi Pasadena will also be providing the new Audi A7 for ALUXE designer Anthony Guthmiller to create the ultimate tailgate table!
Other generous early sponsors are LA Supervisor Kathryn Barger; Joel Almquist; Hahn & Hahn; Bill and Claire Bogaard; City National Bank; DBS Law Group; Joe Lumarda; KSHIFT; SLC Law Group; Lisa Marie Zastrow; Patti Traglio; Sweeten; One West Bank; Primuth, Driskell & Terzian; Backstrom Leadership Strategies and Calleton, Merritt, De Francisco & Bannon and Pacific Oaks College.
According to event Chair Jeanne Chung of Cozy Stylish Chic, “The design community has an opportunity to showcase all of our wonderful design talent while benefiting two remarkable charities through a fun and exciting tablescape design competition and lifestyle event. We all know that designers love to get their creative juices flowing and what better way to do it by setting a table, throwing a party and raising money that will go back to support those who work to strengthen our community?”
“The impossible becomes possible when a group of creatives comes together in support of two great causes—Leadership Pasadena and the Junior League of Pasadena,” event committee member Elizabeth Eichhorn of Ampersand Dinner noted. “This is going to be a fabulous event.”
Applications to participate are still being taken until October 5 at http://www.settingthetableinpasadena.org/
Companies and individuals interesting in being an Event Sponsor can do so at http://www.settingthetableinpasadena.org/sponsors.html