1st Taking Care of Business Awards February 4, 2010

No online voting or telephone hold music, this award celebration honors companies whose support and generosity help create great opportunities for the It’s All About the Kids Foundation. Partying for a Purpose and Sidebar will be hosting the Taking Care of Business Awards on February 4th from 7pm-10pm. 100% of the proceeds from this event  benefited the It’s All About the Kids Foundation.

Angela Brannon, Executive Director and Co-founder of the It’s All About the Kids Foundation said “I began working with charities in 1997, and my brother Scott would give me Certificates of Appreciation for the work that I was doing. Each said ‘In Appreciation for Taking Care of Business’”. Taking Care of Business Awards are in memory of Scott Brannon who was murdered in 2006.

Honored were Real Deal Furniture, who  provides new beds for the college students involved in the Difference for a Week program. Also to be honored are The Agency San Diego, Torrey Pines Bank, NStyle Limousine, Taste &Thirst, Ciro’s Pizza, Nicky Rotten’s, and Sysco Foods whose contributions enabled over 1000 children to enjoy the Holidays.   Other sponsors for the event include: Any Budget Printing, V Group, Big Tuna Interactive, and Streamlight Video.

Guests  enjoyed hosted St. Petersburg Vodka cocktails and appetizers from Marketplace Grille.  Everyone loved the delicious cupcakes from  Cups La Jolla. Side Bar was happening with Live entertainment from DJ IDeaL and Jason Whitmore on the sax with eye catching entertainment by Brass Pole Entertainment.

For Photos by John Vaughn of Instant Karma Photography, please CLICK HERE.

To watch the fantastic video from StreamLight Video, please CLICK HERE.