Fun & Social Events

We make our communities better through leadership, partnership and service. That is our goal. Founded in 1917, Altrusa is relevant to many civic-minded people who are interested in creating better communities. Last year, Altrusans proudly gave over a million volunteer hours around the world, including clubs in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, England, Bermuda, [...]

2017-03-29T19:28:21+00:00 August 8th, 2013|Fundraising Events|Comments Off on

14th Annual Afternoon Tea & Luncheon

Online sales are now closed. Tickets are $45 per person or $250 for six people (full table) and may be purchased directly from Gail Swain at 760-920-7497. She will promptly return your call. Please join us on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at 12:00pm for an afternoon featuring an elegant three course service at the First United Methodist [...]

2017-06-07T15:21:47+00:00 December 1st, 2011|Fundraising Events, In the News|Comments Off on 14th Annual Afternoon Tea & Luncheon

Garage Sale

Altrusans have found that when we join forces we can raise money on our own! In the past, we've raised over $1,000 by combining our used items and having a good old-fashioned yard sale. We had coffee, donuts and a lot fun, then donated the left over treasures to several area thrift stores and the [...]

2017-03-29T19:28:22+00:00 November 4th, 2010|Fundraising Events|Comments Off on Garage Sale

Annual Art Sale

At this fundraiser, local artists are invited to display their original artwork as well as prints and note cards for sale to the public. Each year we choose a different artist to be highlighted as our featured artist. Altrusa keeps a small percentage of proceeds to fund its community services and literacy programs. 2016 Art Sale [...]

2017-03-29T19:28:22+00:00 November 4th, 2010|Fundraising Events, In the News|Comments Off on Annual Art Sale

Millpond Gatekeepers

9/17-19 Millpond fundraiser – Inyo Council for the Arts The Millpond Music Festival is a major annual fundraiser. Altrusa members staff the entrance to Millpond Park, where the festival is held. They check for festival passes as attendees enter the park. Altrusans also sell passes and camping sites as needed. The organizers of the music [...]

2010-11-10T23:09:36+00:00 October 6th, 2010|Fundraising Events|Comments Off on Millpond Gatekeepers