CLARE FOUNDATION PRESENTS GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY FOR 9th STREET RESIDENTIAL SERVICES

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CLARE FOUNDATION PRESENTS
GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY FOR 9th STREET RESIDENTIAL SERVICES

WHAT: CLARE Foundation will be joined by city officials, community partners and donors to celebrate the launch of critical upgrades to the property at 1871 9th Street, to better serve the needs of ever-growing numbers who come to CLARE seeking life-saving treatment.
WHEN: Wednesday, September 14, 2016, 12:00 – 2:00 PM (PST)
WHERE: CLARE Foundation 9th St. Residential Services
1871 9th Street, Santa Monica 90405
WHO:
  • Richard Bloom – Assembly Member, District 50
  • Tony Vazquez – Mayor, City of Santa Monica
  • The Hon. Zev Yaroslavsky – Dir. of Los Angeles Initiative, Luskin School of Public Affairs
    & Dept. of History
BONUS:
  • Unveiling of architectural renderings
  • Tours of residential facility
  • Following the presentation, light lunch and refreshments will be served
BACKGROUND: CLARE Foundation successfully reached the $3 million dollar capital campaign goal after receiving a $1.5 million challenge grant and $1.5 million in charitable donations from friends and supporters. The 9th Street building was gifted by the Amy Phillips Charitable Foundation and renovations will begin fall of 2016.
PRESS CONTACT: For media who want to attend, please contact Grace Lee at (310) 314-6200 x3147 or glee@clarefoundation.org by Wednesday, August 31.
About CLARE Foundation

Since 1970, CLARE Foundation has provided treatment, recovery and prevention services for alcoholism and substance abuse. The LA-based nonprofit provides compassionate and affordable treatment services and behavioral health therapy programs for adults. Using a variety of methods including individualized treatment protocols grounded in evidence-based practices, CLARE helps those confronting addiction to produce positive and long-lasting health and wellness. For more information about CLARE Foundation, please visit www.CLAREfoundation.org.