Published April 26, 2011


The Pleasanton Community of Character Collaborative invites you to their 5th annual Community of Character Luncheon Celebration. Join the City of Pleasanton, Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce, Pleasanton Unified School District, and many other Pleasanton organizations who are working together to create a community culture that is built on values, goodwill and community-accepted character traits through inspirational, motivational and recognition programs.

Community Luncheon
On Wednesday, May 11, 2011, the public is invited to a luncheon at the Veterans Memorial Hall from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Elaine Taylor, founder of Taylor Family Foundation, will speak on "What RESPECT means to our community." The cost to attend the event is $35 person (this includes a $5 donation to the Community of Character Juanita Haugen Civic Engagement Scholarship Fund).  Tickets can be ordered online at: www.pleasanton.org/chamber-store.html or by contacting the Community of Character organization.

Juanita Haugen Civic Engagement Award
This year's winners will be announced and honored at the Community of Character Luncheon Celebration. The award is given annually to a Pleasanton resident who serves the community through volunteer work and who demonstrates a commitment to the Community of Character traits: Responsibility, Compassion, Self Discipline, Honesty, Respect and Integrity. Past award recipients include: 2010 winners Dr. Pushpa Dalal, Chris Miller, Bob Athenour, GASIT Volunteers; 2009 winners Jerri Pantages-Long, Sue Evans and Ken Mano; and 2008 winners Lori Rice, and Diana and Howard Mendenhall.

Additional Information
Additional information on the event is available. For details, please refer to the Community of Character representative below.

Contact Information
Ellen Pensky McGraw
Community of Character
P.O. Box 516, Pleasanton, California 94566
(925) 699-7921   phone     info@communityofcharacter.org  e-mail      www.communityofcharacter.org    WWW

Hacienda Owners Association
4473 Willow Road, Suite 105, Pleasanton, California  94588-8570
(925) 734-6500  phone     (925) 734-6501  fax     info@hacienda.org  e-mail     www.hacienda.org    WWW