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Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach receives donation from Laguna Auto Service Center

Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach is delighted to announce the receipt of a generous $2,000 donation from Mo Bonakdar, owner of Laguna Auto Service Center, an auto repair company that has been serving friends and neighbors in town since 1989. 

In celebration of their 30th Anniversary, Mo sought to give back to the community and chose the Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach due to the “great work” that is done every day with kids and the positive impact it has on the community. And 

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Mo Bonakdar (Owner, Laguna Auto Service) and Michelle Ray Fortezzo (Director of Development, Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach)

The Club encourages every member to have a solid plan for their future, lead a healthy lifestyle, and develop strong character through a variety of programming run by caring and dedicated youth development professionals. 

At a recent board of director’s meeting, Director of Development Michelle Ray Fortezzo presented Mo with a framed photo taken by a Club member in appreciation for his company’s kind-hearted donation that will help fund the programming needs essential to the mission of the Club. 

For more information about how an individual or business donation can benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach, contact Michelle Ray Fortezzo at (949) 494-2535 ext. 7584 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For more information on the Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach, visit

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