Gayle Anderson was live in Long Beach with a preview of Saturday’s MARCEDES LEWIS FOUNDATION INVITATIONAL REGATTA. Youngsters from the Boys & Girls Club of Long Beach will test their sailing skills.
The regatta is held as a benefit for the Boys & Girls Club and the Long Beach Sailing Foundation, which provide inner city youth enriching and educational opportunities.
This event is FREE and open to public spectators. The best location to view the regatta is at the end of the Belmont Veterans Memorial Pier, located at 15 39th Place in Long Beach, CA 90803.
Started by NFL football player, Marcedes Lewis, THE MARCEDES LEWIS FOUNDATION was established to award scholarships to youth in the community, who otherwise would not be able to participate in youth sports. The foundation will follow each recipient through his/her youth and high school years in the hope of being able to assist in any necessities that he/she may incur as they enter college.Scholarship recipients must maintain certain academic standards and report to the foundation periodically.
5th Annual Invitation Regatta @ Noon
Marcedes Lewis Foundation Invitational Regatta
Long Beach Yacht Club
6201 Appian Way
The Marcedes Lewis Foundation
P.O. Box 4643
Lakewood, CA 90711
If you have questions, please feel free to call Gayle Anderson at 323-460-5732 or e-mail Gayle at Gayle.Anderson@KTLA.com