What is Altrusa and what do they do?

We make our communities better through leadership, partnership and service.  Altrusa International, Inc. of Santa Maria, chartered in 1960, the original Altrusa club in Santa Maria, will host a membership lunch at the Santa Maria Elks Lodge on Sunday, 17 February 2013.  Interested members of the community are invited to attend and learn more of what Altrusa does in our local area.  Call Dawn, 805-934-1405 for reservations.

The Altrusa International Foundation of Santa Maria has a long history of supporting programs in the area, with over $450,000.00 given out in grants.  For information about the Altrusa of Santa Maria Foundation, contact Sally Czarnecki, President, 805-938-9262.

Altrusa International, Inc. of Santa Maria meets 6:30 PM the second Wednesday of each month at Bethel Lutheran Church, 624 East Camino Colegio, 6:30 PM.

Submitted by:  Diane P. Alleman-Stevens