Murdered Carlsbad mother’s legacy brings awareness to domestic violence

CARLSBAD, Calif. – The murder of Carlsbad mother Kathy Scharbarth nearly five years ago by her ex-boyfriend spurred the creation of the Kathy’s Legacy Foundation to make a difference in the lives of victims and children affected by domestic violence.

Kathy Scharbarth's mother holds up a pictureKathy's Legacy Foundation is holding its Inspiring Dreams Gala at the Sheraton Carlsbad Resort and Spa from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, October 8.  Guests can dance the night away to live music, participate in silent and live auctions and enjoy a gourmet meal with specialty cocktails. Tickets are still available online.

FOX 5 anchor Phil Blauer will be the emcee and FOX 5 meteorologist Aloha Taylor will attend as a special guest.