Avenal raises almost $4,000 for Wish Upon A Star charity

By Lt. M.A. Tuntakit, PIO/AA

Avenal State Prison

Avenal State Prison raised $3,899 and is one of California Law Enforcement’s Wish Upon A Star top five agencies.

Wish Upon A Star recognized the hard work and efforts by the “Shave the Brave” participants John Mendiboure and Jeanne Tillotson, who will be presented with an award commemorative inscription.

Wish Upon A Star would like to also thank Avenal State Prison Employees for their contributions to helping kids wishes come true.

Avenal Shave the Brave

An Avenal staff member gets a shave to help the Make a Wish Foundation.


1 Response

  1. Scott Frauenheim Wednesday, January 22, 2014 / 5:53 pm

    Lt John Mendibourne (pictured above) has been an inspirational leader in raising funds for this fantastic charity. His devotion and commitment to the kids is remarkable.

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