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Cruise the Bay for a Cause on Cinco de Mayo With The Charitable Foundation.

Newport Beach, CA, April 27, 2016 --( The Orange County chapter of The Charitable Foundation presents "Cruising for a Cause," a fun way to spend Cinco de Mayo while supporting kids who can use a helping hand instead of a handout. Sail Newport Harbor on a yacht May 5 while enjoying a silent auction and entertainment to benefit Boys Town California and Blind Children's Learning Center. Festive appetizers and libations will be served.

This event is sponsored by The Charitable Foundation, an organization run by local real estate agents. The Foundation's Orange County chapter is comprised of agents and staff from Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties.

Tickets for the evening sail are $65 per person. The yacht departs promptly at 6:30 p.m. from Electra Cruises, 9439 Via Oporto, Newport Beach. Meet dockside at 6 p.m. for boarding at 6:15. The yacht will return at approximately 8 p.m.

"Our agents, managers, and staff had such a great time on last year's cruise, so we decided to open it up to anyone who wants to join us and support two deserving organizations," said Chris Perko, board chair of Orange County chapter of The Charitable Foundation. "It will be a beautiful night spent on the water meeting new people and benefiting two very special nonprofits devoted to children."

For tickets and more information, send an email to Cruise guests can use the public parking lot at 3434 Via Lido, Newport Beach. Street parking also may be available.

About Boys Town

Since 1917, Boys Town's mission has been to give at-risk children and families the love, support and education they need to succeed. The nonprofit firmly believes that regardless of background and circumstances, every child and every family has the potential to thrive. Information is a

About Blind Children's Learning Center

The mission of Blind Children's Learning Center is to prepare children with visual impairments for a life of independence through early intervention, education, and family support.

Information is at

In addition to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties, event sponsors include Pickford Escrow Company, The Escrow Firm, and First American Home Warranty.

About The Charitable Foundation

Backed by the dedicated agents at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties, The Charitable Foundation supports local organizations that promote health, education, community and the environment. The Foundation has provided more than 1,000 grants, exceeding $5 million, to make a beneficial and constructive impact on the community. For more information about the charities and causes supported by The Charitable Foundation, or to find out how to get involved, visit

The Charitable Foundation is a nonprofit 501 (c)3 organization operated by real estate agents of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties.

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

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