WAITT FOUNDATION GIVES $100,000 TO SUPPORT
La Jolla, CA, December 1, 2003– Waitt
Family Foundation president, John Heubusch, presented
San Diego radio station, Star 100.7, with a check for $100,000 to support
Becky's House, a residential shelter for abused women,
sponsored by the YWCA of San Diego. Also donated, on behalf of Ted Waitt,
Gateway founder and CEO, a 42" Gateway plasma screen
TV, which was auctioned off in an on-the-air radio auction
for the December 4 Jingle Ball concert front row seats
and gift package. The contributions are aimed to bring
awareness to the Waitt Family Foundation's grantee,
Family Violence Prevention Fund's campaign, Coaching
Boys into Men.
Family Violence Prevention Fund ad that
will run in the Jingle Ball concert program.
The ad's message:
"What they learn as boys, they do as men. That's
why we need to teach our sons and other boys
in our lives that violence against women is wrong."