Join us on the yearly group / all members trip to our beautiful sister city Loreto, BCS, Mexico.
SAVE THE DATES – From October 22nd to 27th, 2017
- Join in the celebration of Loreto’s 320th anniversary on October 25th.
- Celebrate 50 years of the Sister Cities alliance between Hermosa Beach and Loreto
- Sampling international cuisine at The Taste of Loreto on October 26th
For more information call George Barks at 310.379.2538
CINCO DE MAYO ANNUAL FUNDRAISER – SUNDAY MAY 21, 2017
Join us for the annual Tri Cities Sister Cities fundraiser on Sunday, May 21, 2017. This fundraiser will be held at the famous Ortega 120 restaurant in Redondo Beach. Address: 1814 S Pacific Coast Hwy, Redondo Beach, CA 90277. Phone:(310) 792-4120
Live music, tasty margaritas, and a silent auction helped raise spirits and funds for the sister city program which facilitates the student exchanges for each beach city. Hermosa Beach’s sister city is Loreto, Manhattan Beach’s sister city is Santa Rosalia, and Redondo Beach has the cities of La Paz and Ensenada. Purchase tickets on-line or at the door.
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If you cannot make the event, please purchase a raffle ticket for $10 to win the Grand Prize! Be sure to select “Hermosa Beach” from the above drop down menu. Thank you!
Photos from past Cinco de Mayo Fundraisers at Ortega 120.
Hermosa – Loreto Sister City Programs
Student Cultural Exchange Program
Established in 1974 Hermosa Beach and Loreto have had an ongoing student exchange programs between 7th and 8th grade students.
Flyer for the 2017 student exchange program: hbsca_exchange_2017
Paramedic, Fire and Medical Programs
Established in 1999, HBSCA sponsored paramedic and fire fighter training to the bomberos of Loreto. Today it is a highly recognized model program throughout Baja California.
Teach-the-teacher courses on environmental education
Children health and welfare support to the local DIF program in Loreto