CALEXICO — The dance floor was packed with couples, friends and family Saturday night as the Calexico Baja Runners ushered in the new year with its first New Year’s Eve fundraiser.
The event sold about 200 tickets and raised roughly $2,900 for area high school student scholarships.
Guests enjoyed dinner before dancing to live music performed by Navegantes at the San Diego Parish Hall of the Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church Saturday.
The Calexico Baja Runners is a nonprofit organization with about 44 members.
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