First Lady Michelle Obama will be attending a fundraising luncheon this week at the Hancock Park area home of Michael Lawson and Mattie McFadden-Lawson. The event will take place on Wednesday, February 1st at 11:30a.
According to the Barack Obama 2012 website, the event is being organized by Obama for America & The Women for Obama Finance Committee. A sold out crowd of 250 is expected to attend in exchange for a campaign donation of $10,000 for a photo with Mrs. Obama and $35,800 for a photo and luncheon with celebrity co-hosts Pauletta Washington (Denzel’s wife) and LaTanya Richardson Jackson (Samuel’s wife).
Expect some increased traffic in the area and plan accordingly.
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Mary has lived in the Hancock Park area for over 20 years - including homes in Larchmont Village and Windsor Square. Mary has lived in some great places in her life - but none compare to the convenience and majesty of our neighborhood. For Mary, the neighborhood has been a wonderful home to her large, extended family...at one time she had family members living on seven different Hancock Park area blocks! Larchmont Buzz is a labor of love - built to celebrate the neighborhood and to elevate the conversation in the area.