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In Celebration of South LA Mothers
By Sentinel News Service
Published May 16, 2019

Councilman Curren Price (back row 4th from left) hosted the Mother’s Day luncheon. [Photos by Dedee Verdin]

More than 1,300 beaming women of all backgrounds and ages gathered for a special Mother’s Day celebration, hosted by Councilman Curren Price, Council President Herb J. Wesson Jr. and Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson on May 13 at the LA Convention Center in the 9th District.

Over 1,300 women attended theMother’s Day celebration hosted by Councilman Curren
Price.[Photos by Dedee Verdin]

The FREE event for South LA moms across Districts 8, 9 and 10 included delicious food, live music and dancing. The luncheon was in recognition of the role of mothers and their contributions to society. Attendees on hand also received a commemorative tote bag, potholder and a rose.

L.A. moms enjoyed dancing and live music.[Photos by Dedee Verdin]

“I was fortunate to have an incredible mother as my friend, teacher and role model,” said Councilman Price. “So often the work of mothers is invisible and unappreciated, but we know that they are the foundation of our families, neighborhoods and communities.”

Council President Herb J. Wesson Jr. (right) and his wife,
Fabian Wesson (left). [Photos by Dedee Verdin]

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