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Morongo Golf Tournament Raises $10,000 for Cabazon Public Library

Morongo Tribal Council Vice Chair James Siva (left) and Tribal Councilman Brian Lugo (right) present a $10,000 check to Cabazon Public Library Branch Manager Ted Conable (center).

More than 100 golfers participated in the event at the Morongo Golf Club at Tukwet Canyon to help support the valuable community library.

Cabazon, Calif– More than 100golfers took to the fairways to help raise $10,000 to benefit the Cabazon Community Library at a golf tournament held on Monday, December 2 at the Morongo Golf Club at Tukwet Canyon.

The proceeds will be used to support the library’s operations, including new weekend and afterschool programming, updating the patio area and securing new books and materials.

“We are proud to support the Cabazon Library and all of the great programs and services it provides to children and adults in the surrounding community,” said Morongo Tribal Council Vice Chair James Siva. “The library is a vital asset to our region, and we want to thank all the golfers who took part in the tournament to help ensure this facility continues to thrive.”

Vice Chair Siva presented a check for $10,000 to Ted Conable, branch manager of the Cabazon Library, at a luncheon following the golf tournament.

“Morongo has always been a strong supporter of our library and the funds raised today will strengthen our programming and collection,” said Conable. “Having the support of our community is extremely important to our success and we truly appreciate all those who participated in the tournament.”

Opened in 2013 as part of the Riverside County Library System, the 7,000-square-foot Cabazon Library offers a spacious multi-purpose room for library programs and community events, a children's corner, teen area, adult reading area, free Wi-Fi, and public internet computers.