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SEA Los Angeles' Holiday Mixer

December 3rd
You are invited to SEA/LA's Holiday Mixer!  

We look forward to celebrating a great year with you and personally saying thank you for your participation in SEA/LA.  
Please join us at "Mama's International Tamales" on
December 3rd, between 6-8pm!
Mama's International Tamales is an apprentice-operated business and job training restaurant that provides hands on instruction designed to train low and moderate income residents in the disciplines necessary to begin a career path toward success in the culinary world.  Their organization's mission is to foster entrepeneurship by providing existing and future owners with the tools needed to organize and manage a business successfully, hence creating jobs and making its community a better place to live and work.  
On the menu:
2 homemade tamales
Rice and beans
1 Drink
SEA will provide wine.
Mama's is located at:  
2124 W. 7th St. 
Los Angeles, CA 90057
Phone (213) 487-7474

SEA Members - Free
Non-Members - $20
Please RSVP here by December 1st.