What if instead of pursuing a mere job with a college education people also used it to pursue their calling? Barrio Logan College Institute (BLCI) high school senior and CEO Leadership Councilmember, Kehila Moreno, is preparing to do just that. At BLCI, a college-prep after school program, students are taught that a college education can help them break the cycle of poverty in their families and prepare them to tackle some of society’s most difficult challenges.
José Cruz González is an established artist and professor who has brought joy to many through his captivating and relatable plays. However, he did not fully realize his passion until adulthood. Growing up as part of a close-knit family of farmworkers, José was exposed to the art of storytelling from a young age as both of his grandparents played a large role in his lifelong devotion to sharing stories with others.
The Jewish Community Foundation offers the Trusted Charitable Advisor (TCA) Program -- a network of trusted San Diego professional advisors dedicated to building relationships and integrating charitable planning as a strategy for achieving clients’ overall goals. Here are our Top 5 Reasons to become a Trusted Charitable Advisor.
Eva Nemeth was born into a war-torn world in 1935. Left alone to protect herself and her two young sisters in Budapest during World War II, she survived both the German occupation and the Soviet offensive and liberation to meet, marry, and to emigrate to the United States with her husband Alex. From those humble beginnings, Eva and Alex started their journey that led them to San Diego where they enjoyed success and their “American Dream.”
Duchess Kate Middleton, Prince William, Prince Harry, Demi Lovato, Jon Hamm, and Glenn Close are just a few of several world-known celebrities who are using their platform to shed a spotlight on mental health.
Their voices, unyielding passion, and for some, personal experiences, are lending to the conversation that problems with mental health are real, and that if left untreated, can leave many people feeling alone and unworthy of living a fulfilling life.
The San Diego History Center in Balboa Park is celebrating its 90th anniversary in a big way with bold plans to honor the past and embrace an exciting future. The History Center is unveiling a new strategy at the “Makers of San Diego History” dinner and program on April 21, 2018 that includes plans for a new, permanent San Diego history exhibition, innovative ways to connect with local communities to tell their own San Diego stories, and a new scholarship program to engage and support the historians of tomorrow.
In a perfect world, companion animals would spend their entire lives in one home. San Diego Humane Society strives to provide pet owners with the help and resources they need to resolve any pet issues they may be facing. There may be unforeseen circumstances that make it impossible for pets to stay with their families.
Located in Mission Valley, the San Diego Childhood RiteCare® Language Center (CLC) is committed to providing children with the building blocks for a lifetime of improved communication and confidence through comprehensive speech-language evaluations and intensive speech therapy with no required fees to the families. Since opening in 1981, they have provided more than $5.5 million in services to children ages 2-12 throughout San Diego County. The San Diego RiteCare® CLC is a philanthropic initiative of the Scottish Rite Valley of San Diego, a concordant body of Freemasonry.
¡Univisión Radio celebra el más exitoso Radiotón de su historia! Gracias al firme apoyo de las estaciones de radio Amor 102.9 (antes conocida como 102.9 Mas Variedad) y de la Qué Buena 106.5 quienes convocaron a sus radio-escuchas, lograron recaudar mas de cien mil dólares, cifra que de manera acumulativa desde que iniciaron sus radiotones a lo largo de más de 18 años les permitió superar en este radiotón la impresionante cifra de ¡2 millones de dólares!