Sanford Programs, which are reaching more than three million students nationwide, are designed to serve global needs of the 21st century through educational resources and research-based approaches aimed at creating a more positive, collaborative society. Based on the vision of philanthropist and businessman T. Denny Sanford, the three programs are designed to address critical needs in the nonprofit and education realm. Sanford Harmony and Sanford Inspire provide innovative resources for the PreK-12 education sector, and Sanford Institute of Philanthropy offers educational programs to help nonprofits significantly increase their fundraising capabilities and impact they have in their communities. Like Southwest Airlines, Sanford Programs are dedicated to creating positive societal change by developing and inspiring the next generation of leaders.
Winter Wonderland at The Grand- Every day this season is magical at Fairmont Grand Del Mar. From sledding down our giant snow hill with enchanting snowfall, taking a whimsical ride on a Ferris wheel and carousel, storytelling by Santa and friends around our festive 25-foot tree, to enjoying fireside s’mores and traditional refreshments in the Moët & Chandon Champagne Garden, make this year your grandest holiday season ever at The Grand. www.fairmont.com/san-diego
Dashing Through San Diego.
On Saturday, December 15th, the festive San Diego Santa Run is back with 5K and 1-mile races where runners are decked out in Santa-inspired attire. Adults and children, and even dogs, are invited to run. Afterward, you can kick back and enjoy the 38th Annual Pacific Beach Holiday Parade.
Paola Marin Torres is not only gorgeous on the outside, but the beauty she has within shines through. She is one of those women who, as soon as she enters a room, it lights up, and it only takes a conversation with her to make your day better. She has a lovely family, including her children Paola and Hector, runs her own interior design business and gives back by donating her time to orphanages and helping the elderly in Tijuana.
Join Birch Aquarium on November 29th for their special Let it Glow! event. See amazing glowing sea creatures up close and personal as you participate in interactive activities that explore the nature of fluorescence, bioluminescence, and phosphorescence.
Make the perfect statement this holiday season by giving the perfect gift to your loved one. Purveyors of fantasy, CJ Charles Jewelers offers fine timepieces and incredible jewelry, notably the handmade Riviera Collection and a spectacular array of estate jewelry.