BBSVC 11th Annual Bags, Bling & Bubbly Luncheon

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ventura County (BBSVC), a local youth mentoring organization, held its signature fundraiser – Bags, Bling & Bubbly – on Wednesday, November 20 at Sherwood Country Club in Westlake Village. Celebrating its 11th successful year, the champagne luncheon welcomed over 300 guests, raising $189,000 – the event’s most generous total to date.

The stylish afternoon featured an amazing array of new, designer, and vintage handbags, jewelry, accessories, and experiences available for purchase or by auction and celebrated the mentorship story of its celebrity guest, Chef Penny Davidi from the Food Network. Big & Little Sisters of the Year, Kate and Angela, also shared their journey through the mentoring program. Sponsors of the event included Williams Homes, UCLA Health, Engel & Volkers, and many more.

BBSVC helps local youth realize their potential, facilitating more than 1,500 one-to-one mentoring relationships annually. For more information, visit

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