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Birdie Disaster Preparedness
by Donna Crossley
Tips for Recovering Missing Birds
by Jean Pattison (The African Queen)

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About Us

South Bay Bird Society is a 501(c)3 non-profit public benefit corporation founded in 1974. Our main focus is educating the general public, members, prospective new owners, and potential breeders on the health, well-being, longevity and stability of birds of the world, our treasured companions and those living in the wild.

SBBS Mission Statement

The mission of South Bay Bird Society is to study all avian species (native and foreign) and their habitats; to disseminate among the general public and supporting members, information on all aspects of avian care and breeding, and the preservation of endangered species and their habitats though written publications, educational lectures, seminars, activities, and to support and promote the propagation and preservation of species that are threatened by extinction.

Officers of the corporation for the year 2016 are as follows:

Board of Directors

President Janet Ragonesi
Vice President/CFO Kathy Powell
Vice President/Secretary Diane Sivas
Director of Programs Marie Calleja
Director of Membership Elaine Dunn
Director of Education Karen Allen
Community Outreach Tammy Carreiro
Raffle Coordinator Janet Ragonesi

Appointees / Club Helpers (Non-Voting Positions)

Webmaster Paul Carreiro
Newsletter Editor Joan Margolis-West
Hospitality Tomi Takemoto & Marie Calleja
Refreshment Coordinator Deborah Peterson
Adoption & Foster Care Janet Ragonesi & Marie Calleja
Consultant / Past President Ron Cuttriss
Newsletter Proofreaders Sylvia Skidmore, Lorrie Mitchell & Marie Calleja
SBBS Honorary Youth Ambassador Courtney Calleja


South Bay Bird Society meets the FIRST Monday of each month at the Kiwanis Club of Hermosa Beach at 7:00 p.m. Companion Birds Welcome!!
The Kiwanis Club facility is located at 2515 Valley Drive, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254. (Nearest cross street: Gould and Valley Drive)



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