Below left to right, Mary Thompson and awardees

Heather Marquez, Amanda Johnson-Albino, and Monique Vargas 

Above SISB member, Mary Thompson,

chaired the LYD Award Committee


Alice Sykes presents award to Heather Marquez

Live Your Dream Brunch

April 24, 2016

Kathy McCarthy, philanthropist and Safety Town supporter

Three young ladies who have overcome obstacles on their path to success were awarded cash awards

honoring their commitment to their educational goal while supporting their families. 

The Soroptimist International of Santa Barbara (SISB) Live Your Dream (LYD) brunch was on April 24, 2016 at Cafe Stella's.  Amanda Johnson-Albino, Heather Marquez, and Monique Vargas

were selected by the LYD Award Committee headed by Mary Thompson.  

Kathy McCarthy, philanthropist and representative of the Nurture Foundation  was also honored

for her 10 year financial support of the SISB signature program Safety Town.