Noozhawk Talks: Jennifer Guess Finds Fulfillment in Giving

If you want something done right, give it to a busy person like Jennifer Guess. This dynamo juggles being president of Junior League of Santa Barbara with volunteer work for Habitat for Humanity of Southern Santa Barbara County, Family Service Agency and the Women’s Fund of Santa Barbara. Oh, and did we mention she has her own public relations agency?

Making Dreams Come True

The Dream Foundation recently celebrated “Fifteen Years of Making Dreams Come True” and it boasts quite a record: 8,852 dreams, 46,800 bouquets of flowers, 31,374 toys for children and 1,081 active volunteers.

A sold-out crowd of 540 converged on Bacara Resort & Spa for the 8th annual gala. Until last year, the event was a ladies’ luncheon and fashion show. Now it’s a black-tie evening that the gentlemen seem to enjoy.

Dream Foundation benefit draws local stars

Dream Foundation rolled out the red carpet to host the 8th annual Celebration of Dreams, by fusing the world of fashion and entertainment into one unforgettable evening at the beautiful Bacara Resort and Spa. A packed ballroom of celebrities and glittering fashionistas alike came together to celebrate Dream Foundation’s major event to help raise awareness and funding for adults suffering from life-threatening illnesses.

Herlache Jr. Clayton

Clayton Herlache, 50, Shawano, lost his 13-month battle with lung cancer on Oct. 31, 2009. C.J. was born Aug. 28, 1959, to Clayton J., Sr. and Betty Jane (Liesch) in Green Bay. C.J. spent most of his life in the Shawano area, working at Aarrowcast, as a member of the Shawano Ski Sharks (when he was younger) and a member of the Shawano Area Campers. C.J. loved camping.

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