Mychal’s relies on fundraisers as one of the main pillars that provide much needed support and expand opportunities for our students and their families.
OUR FUNDRAISING EVENTS
21st Annual Luncheon & Auction
May 6, 2023
The Annual Luncheon & Auction is our longest standing fundraiser that includes an afternoon of celebration featuring silent & live auctions, student performances, awards, and so much more. Highlighting the spirit of Mychal’s Learning Place, the Annual Luncheon & Auction is the largest fundraiser of the year for the organization supporting more than half of annual fundraising totals.
The California Great Santa Stroll
December 10, 2022
The California Great Santa Stroll is part of a world competition for the most Santas gathered in one location. The festive event is a 5K run and walk for all ages and abilities. Even our 4 legged friends can join the fun of the walk and costume contests! Join hundreds of Santas as we stroll the strand from Hermosa Beach to Manhattan Beach and back.
Halloween Drag Queen Bingo
2023 Date TBA
Halloween Drag Queen Bingo is one of the most energetic events hosted by Mychal’s Learning Place. Featuring a costume contest and an evening of food, games, photos and fun led by one of our favorite drag queens. It’s the perfect time to mingle with friends and support an incredible cause. All proceeds from this event support Mychal’s Learning Place programs and services.
Common Space Snow Day
Sunday, December 4, 2022, 10AM-4PM
at Common Space
Mark your calendars for Common Space’s winter wonderland is making its flurry return to the beer oasis! On Sunday, December 4th they are bringing 20 TONS of FRESH snow! Throughout the day the brewery will be filled with some of our absolute favorite local businesses so you can get all of your holiday shopping done and support small businesses at the same time. Santa and Mrs. Klaus will also be here from 1 – 2 PM so you can snap a photo for this year’s holiday card. This event is family and dog-friendly. This is a free event but there is a $5 donation to access the snow area. All donations will benefit Mychal’s Learning Place.
Oh What Fun! Manhattan Village Holiday Shopping Event
Saturday, December 3, 2022, 1PM-4PM
at Manhattan Village
Come Jingle, Mingle, and SHOP! Enjoy a holiday extravaganza and toast the season at our stores and restaurants with an exclusive digital passport filled with discounts and prizes. Grab Instagram and Tik Tok worthy content, listen to live music, and do activities filled with cheer! All donation will benefit Mychal’s Learning Place.
Farmers Market Manhattan Beach
November 29, 2022, 11AM – 3PM
at 326 13th Ave.
Mychal’s Learning Place will be joining the Manhattan Beach Farmers Market on Tuesday, 11/29 at their Community Booth from 11AM-3PM. The Farmer’s Market is in the heart of downtown Manhattan Beach where they bring together the freshest in locally grown produce, specialty ranchers, sustainably sourced fresh fish and seafood, over 40 local food businesses offering a wealth in artisanal foods, weekly community and local business booths, kids activities, and live music.