Sandee Bonita and MINGO Kitchen & Lounge to host “Bonita Blanket Drive”
Blanket fundraiser to benefit the Las Vegas Rescue Mission
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LAS VEGAS– Sandee Bonita, a respected radio talent and public figure has joined forces with restaurateur and charity supporter Mingo Collaso, of MINGO Kitchen and Lounge to host “Bonita Blanket Drive.” This is a pre-thanksgiving and winter fundraiser in hopes of collecting new and gently used blankets for those suffering from homelessness. “Bonita Blanket Drive” will take place on November 21st, 2014 from 5pm-8pm at MINGO Kitchen & Lounge. Although, from now until November 21st at 8p, every customer who donates a new or gently used blanket will receive 10% off their total dining check.
Las Vegas Rescue Mission has been the organization of choice due to their immense work in supporting those suffering in the streets of Las Vegas. All blankets collected will be going to this non-profit organization that provides shelter, meals, and support services to fight homelessness.
“We are looking forward to the ‘Bonita Blanket Drive’ and feel honored that our Mission was chosen to benefit from this,” said John Fogal, Director of Development for the Las Vegas Rescue Mission.
“I got in contact with Mingo, explained the idea, and he immediately was on board to make this blanket drive vision into a reality! We are honored to team up with the Las Vegas Rescue Mission to spread some warmth in the upcoming winter months. ” said Sandee Bonita.
MINGO Kitchen & Lounge is opened daily from 5pm-10pm, for reservations feel free to visit www.eatmixmingo.com
To learn more about the Las Vegas Rescue Mission and homelessness in Las Vegas, visit www.vegasrescue.org
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ABOUT SANDEE BONITA:
Sandee Bonita has been working in commercial radio broadcasting since 2007. Originally from Los Angeles, CA this young personality has managed to work her way to one of the top radio stations in the city and currently holds the title for Public Affairs Director and On Air Talent at CBS RADIO Las Vegas.
ABOUT MINGO KITCHEN & LOUNGE:
Located in the heart of the Arts District, MINGO Kitchen & Lounge brings style & sophistication to the neighborhood. Executive Chef Robert Solano, George Harris & Mingo Collaso created a decadent & sexy lounge while combining it with an inventive & risqué menu.
ABOUT THE LAS VEGAS RESCUE MISSION:
The Las Vegas Rescue Mission has been around since 1970, starting out in a small storefront building that included the chapel, kitchen and a shelter that could only hold a few men. Since then, the Mission has grown to several buildings and a campus that fills nearly two city blocks, with the ability to feed, shelter, and serve hundreds of men, women and children.
Sandee Bonita Madrid
CBS Radio Las Vegas