WLSFA SOCAL Chapter Selected as “Compete4Causes” Featured Organization for 5K Race November 4th

October 19, 2012

WLSFA So-Cal Chapter LogoFor Immediate Release:

By: Sandi Henderson National Board Member
Weight Loss Surgery Foundation of America





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“Compete4Causes”: The WLSFA SOCAL Chapter Selected as Featured Organization
for the 5K Race Nov.4th!

October 16, 2012

WLSFA SOCAL chapter (Weight Loss Surgery Foundation of America Southern California Chapter) has been selected by Compete4Causes as their featured organization for the 5k Run/Walk scheduled for November 4, 2012 at Cal State Northridge.   “We are so excited to have been selected as the featured organization.  Selection was based on the number of registrants for this event.  We are so proud of our runners on team SOCAL and honored that the WLSFA Logo and our cause will be on the bib of all the runners in the race. It also helps us raise awareness for the WLSFA and the Southern California chapter with premium placement of our booth at the event stated Sandi Henderson and Wendy Campbell  co-leaders of the SOCAL Chapter and members of the National WLSFA Board of Director. There is still time to register to run or walk this 5k at the www.compete4causes/events/  website. Be sure to select WLSFA SOCAL as your organization of choice. Join us for a friendly race followed by Live Performances, Games, Entertainment, and Festivities at the Wellness Expo.

If you are unable to join in the fun please feel free to donate to the SOCAL CHAPTER at www.socal.wlsfa.org   Locate the donate button on the left side of the page.

Mission of the Weight Loss Surgery Foundation of America and All Chapters:

Ending Obesity by empowering people to move from surviving to thriving through weight loss surgery, education and support.  Performing charitable services and supporting research to find solutions to enhance the quality of life of the morbidly obese community. Raising awareness and funds for surgery

About the WLSFA:

The Weight Loss Surgery Foundation of America – WLSFA  is a 501 C 3 Public Charity.

Our core mission is to fund grants for weight loss and reconstructive plastic surgery.

The WLSFA is supported by thousands of weight loss surgery patients, medical professionals and industry partners.  Local area chapters raise funds for grants in their area. The SOCAL CHAPTER was formed in January of 2012. Together the WLSFA and its Chapters saves lives one grant at a time.

To learn more go to http://www.wlsfa.org



Some of the WLSFA  SoCal  Team members practicing for the race!

SoCal Team members practicing for the race!

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