May 17, 2012 (San Diego) -- The City of San Diego’s four major mayoral candidates will square off in a debate on May 18 during Family Health Centers of San Diego’s Spirit of the Barrio Luncheon. Congressman Bob Filner, Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher, District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis, and Councilmember Carl DeMaio are confirmed to participate.
The forum will feature questions relevant to the programs operated by Family Health Centers of San Diego and the people it serves. Attendee’s interested in submitting questions for consideration may send them to firstname.lastname@example.org prior to the event.
10News Co-Anchor Steve Atkinson will emcee the luncheon and moderate the forum. Family Health Centers of San Diego has conducted candidate forums at Spirit of the Barrio luncheons throughout its history as a way to help better inform the community and elected leaders about important issues of the day. Most recently, Family Health Centers of San Diego conducted a forum in 2010 that featured City Council candidates.
For more than 25 years, “Spirit of the Barrio” luncheons have raised critical support for Family Health Centers of San Diego’s programs and services. More than 500 supporters including individuals, businesses, corporate sponsors, political and community leaders attend each event to enjoy a famous tamale lunch, and gather for networking, education, entertainment and community building.
The luncheon will be held from 11:45am to 1:00pm at Logan Heights Family Health Center located at 1809 National Avenue, San Diego, CA 92113. Tickets to the event are $25 a person or $200 for a table of ten and can be purchased by calling (619) 515-2562.
Family Health Centers of San Diego
823 Gateway Center Way, San Diego, CA 92102
Phone: (619) 515-2300 www.fhcsd.org