The Yucaipa Calimesa Educational Enrichment Foundation would like express its gratitude to the generous donors and volunteers who helped make the Yucachella Talent Show on Nov. 3 a success. This year's sponsors were the Yucaipa Valley Kiwanis, Yucaipa Valley Engineering (Patty Ingram), Live Oak Pumpkin Patch, Wildwood Canyon Villas, and many generous YCEEF board members.

Many thanks to the following volunteers: Jeff Litel, master of ceremonies; judges Lucas Manning, Amber Manning, Drew Rodriguez, and Marcia Rodriguez. Taryn Minor, tally manager; Cali Binks (YCJUSD Superintendent) awards presenter; Victor Juarez, director; Kaylie Burkart and Cheyenne Creamer, sound and lights; Wyatt Samuelson, photographer; Robert Guillen, Stephanie Adler, Audrey McManus, and Kirk Young, operations crew. Appreciation to News Mirror for helping to promote and cover the show.

This was the fifth annual Yucachella Talent Show presented by YCEEF, which is a voluntary organization dedicated to improving the educational opportunities of the students of YCJUSD. For questions or interest, please contact

Linda Putnam



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