Sonya Violette, the donor relations director at The Shea Center, joined us live with a preview of their largest fundraising event of the year.

The organization is hosting its 44th Annual BBQ & Family Faire event on Saturday, Sept. 17, and Sonya shared some of the activities ticket buyers will get to experience.

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You can also follow the organization on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.

This segment aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Aug. 31, 2022.