Tickets on Sale for 2020 Senior Inspiration Awards Luncheon

News Release


Feb 28

Tickets on Sale for 2020 Senior Inspiration Awards Luncheon


RANCHO MIRAGE – Tickets are on sale for the 2020 Senior Inspiration Awards, the 28th annual event honoring 11 outstanding volunteers, senior citizens 65 years and older, who inspire others through their volunteerism and contributions to the community.

More than 500 people annually attend this luncheon, which will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, March 13 at the Omni Rancho Las Palmas in Rancho Mirage, 41-000 Bob Hope Dr.

“The Senior Inspiration Awards is a valleywide tradition honoring phenomenal senior citizen volunteers from Riverside County and all nine Coachella Valley cities,” said Supervisor V. Manuel Perez. “Please join us as we honor the senior volunteers who spend countless hours giving back to the community.”

Tickets are on sale online at Tickets are also available to purchase by calling Amy Cuen at 760-863-2556 and sending a check payable to “Regional Access Project Foundation” to Amy Cuen, 73-710 Fred Waring Dr., Suite 222, Palm Desert, CA  92260.

Tickets are $30 per person and include salad, choice of grilled chicken with artichoke risotto and vegetables or roasted vegetable napoleon with cheese ravioli, and a mini duo dessert with fruit tart and opera cake.

The 2020 honorees are: Judy Bowlin and Ernestina Salas (Riverside County), Carole Sanfilippo of Cathedral City (1943-2019), Eduardo Diaz (Coachella), Courtney Moe (Desert Hot Springs), Linda Blank (Indian Wells), Maureen Boren (Indio), Jeff Smith (La Quinta), Herbert Temple (Palm Desert), Jack Schreckengost (Palm Springs) and Robert Schwarz (Rancho Mirage).

Brooke Beare and Kitty Alvarado will serve as the masters of ceremonies.

73-710 Fred Waring Drive, Suite 222, Palm Desert, CA 92260 | Phone: 760-863-8211 • Fax: 760-863-8905