Murder Mystery fundraiser for Kern County foster children promises to be the cat’s meow with 1920’s theme, Oct. 15

Fun murder mystery event hosted by Aspiranet, one of California’s largest, nonprofit social service agencies to benefit thousands of children and teens in foster care.

(BAKERSFIELD, Calif.) – It’s the Roaring 20’s – a time of flappers, coppers, gangsters and Hollywood glamour. Aspiranet, one of the largest nonprofit social service agencies in California, needs your help to solve a great caper for charity at the grand opening of its new joint – The Four Deuces Speak Easy – on Oct. 15.

All proceeds from the make-believe murder mystery fundraiser will benefit foster children served by Aspiranet throughout Kern County.

Guests at the fundraiser might include 2011 reincarnations of President Calvin Coolidge, Clark Gable, Greta Garbo, Al Capone, Claudette Colbert, Bonnie and Clyde, Mae West, Joan Crawford, Laurel and Hardy, Charlie Chaplin, Fred Astaire, Shirley Temple and Marlene Dietrich. Could one of these be you? Guests will be assigned a character and role to play for the evening upon registration.

What: Murder at The Four Deuces, a Murder Mystery Fundraiser for foster children hosted by Aspiranet

Date:  Oct. 15

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Where: Fountain Court Plaza, 1001 Tower Way, Bakersfield

Cost: $35 per person or $60 per couple

Tickets: Call 661-323-1233 or visit

Sponsorships are welcome from local businesses or by private donation.

Aspiranet has served Kern County with foster care, adoption and family support services since 1997.

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Local contact

Celia Anthony – District Director

Aspiranet of Bakersfield
(661) 323-1233

Media contact / Interviews / Publicity

Consortium Media Services

Adrienne Stephens, 805-654-1564 x116

About Aspiranet

Aspiranet, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) charity, supports foster children, siblings, families, and the community with 35 core programs offering specialized services through 44 satellite centers within California.

Founded 35 years ago as a six-bed group home for young boys in Moss Beach, Calif., Aspiranet is one of the most diverse nonprofit social service agencies in the state. With a statewide network of innovative services, Aspiranet has touched the lives of over 10,000 families and children since its founding.

Aspiranet’s vision of bringing families together and helping foster children, siblings, and parents thrive is realized through six areas of expertise – Family Services, Foster Care, Adoption, Education, Afterschool programs, and Community Partnerships. For more information, please visit

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