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Virgil Elings Donates $530,000 to Dos Pueblos Performing Arts

The school's theater has been renamed in his honor

At Saturday evening’s performance of Hello, Dolly! at Dos Pueblos High School, community philanthropist Dr. Virgil Elings presented a $530,000 oversize check to performing arts students and Clark Sayer, the program’s teacher/director.

In recognition of his donation, the school’s theater has been named the Elings Performing Arts Center.

— Barbara Keyani is the administrative services and communications coordinator for the Santa Barbara School District.

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