Aug 25, 2014
2011 - Second annual event to benefit clients of Shelter from the Storm, a local organization providing assistance and services to victims of domestic violence. An estimated $7,200 in new toys was collected with the help of 90 participants. The event was renamed 'The Bear Affair' and participants celebrated their efforts at a reception held at Monterey Country Club. Once again, attendees were asked to vote on their favorite bears.
Rob Winkle, Ron Winkle & Sig Hall of Western Pacific Roofing - Best Dressed (Armed Forces Bears)
Bridgette Johnson of Guralnick & Gilliland - Most Creative (Poo and Tigger Hot Air Balloon Ride)
Peters & Freedman, LLP - Bear Extraordinaire (Kringle Day Care)