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Every Child Counts San Diego – Holiday Toy Drive

Every Child Counts San Diego – Holiday Toy Drive

Every child should have the opportunity to experience a little joy, especially during the holidays. And equally importantly, as many children as possible should have the opportunity to understand the joy that comes from giving of themselves. This year, I teamed up with several great small businesses around San Diego on a toy drive that … Continue reading

Instilling Pride: Raising money for LGBTQ Youth

Instilling Pride: Raising money for LGBTQ Youth

The busiest tourist period of the year happens during San Diego’s Pride weekend, a series of days that celebrate freedom, love and equality among San Diego’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender communities. Usually, I just walk in the parade and enjoy seeing friends and loved ones spend a few days feeling a sense of freedom … Continue reading

The giving series (vol. II) – Nora Vargas

The giving series (vol. II) – Nora Vargas

This is the second installment in a series I started about inspirational people in our communities.  Read volume one about philanthropist and women and girls advocate Linda Katz here.  My hope is that through these stories we will all see ways that might inspire us to help.  For volume two, I chose a woman who … Continue reading

The giving series (vol. I) – Linda Katz

The giving series (vol. I) – Linda Katz

  I started this site to highlight a variety of things, including inspirational or informative work of people in our communities.  This is the first in a series featuring people from all walks of life who have made it a point to give of themselves in service to their community.  I love learning about inspirational … Continue reading