SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Nov. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Curry, founder of The Mark E. Curry Family Foundation, is pleased to announce that San Jorge Children's Foundation has been selected as the 2016 recipient of Club Curry's annual benefit for a local charity. "San Jorge Children's Foundation was chosen because of its mission and commitment to enhancing the quality of life of children with special needs and medical conditions," said Mr. Curry.
The event will be held at the El San Juan Hotel & Casino on January 16, 2016. The upcoming extravaganza, "Club Curry: Curry in Wonderland," will reflect the same dream-like mystical atmosphere as imagined in Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.
The Mark E. Curry Family Foundation (MECFF) is a philanthropic organization that benefits women, children and family charitable causes and community programs. Club Curry is an annual fundraising gala that is dedicated to raising money and awareness for local charities that provide support to the community's most vulnerable children and their families. Since its inception in 2010, Club Curry events have raised over $400,000 for charitable organizations in Las Vegas and Kansas City.
Executive Director of Club Curry, Travis Kelso said, "The mission of San Jorge Children's Foundation shares much of the same mission as Club Curry. Like Club Curry, San Jorge Children's Foundation is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of children and families in need."
Executive Director of San Jorge Children's Foundation, Stephanie Moore stated that "Everyone at San Jorge Children's Foundation is so very grateful that The Mark E. Curry Family Foundation has chosen to hold 'Club Curry: Curry in Wonderland' for the benefit of the children in our community. We are devoted to offering the most advanced medical treatment available to children from families who cannot afford to receive such treatment otherwise. Through 'Curry in Wonderland,' San Jorge Children's Foundation will receive economic support we need so very much in order to continue our mission of offering excellence in medical care that every child deserves."
For more information on "Curry in Wonderland," please visit Club Curry 2016 Upcoming Event.
SOURCE The Mark E. Curry Family Foundation