Founded to create an endowment for St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center, the Kraemer Endowment gathers donors for a dinner to celebrate Directors’ Club Members. Barbara J. Menard represented Menard Family Foundation at this event held at Grande Colonial in La Jolla, CA on Sunday, September 24, 2023. The evening included cocktails followed by a delicious dinner. Painter Mark Rimland created the drawing for the evening and was present to share his reflections on his art work. Mark is a well-known artist who has created numerous pieces that were reproduced on greeting cards, prints and on promotional materials for SMSC. He also illustrated a children’s book, The Secret Night World of Cats and two CD covers for a local musician. His work is found in the art collections of Tom Hanks and Sylvester Stallone.