U~T San Diego Community Spotlight

//U~T San Diego Community Spotlight
The Community Spotlight Show Is Hosted By Drew Schlosberg, Community And Public Relations Manager For The San Diego Union-Tribune, Profiles Non-Profits, Community Organizations And Heros That Are Making A Difference

11/22/17 Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation

Ed Wallace, Sr. Director of Development for the Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation, talks about the Foundation’s mission to provide myriad services to at-risk youth. Wallace discusses the Foundation’s Youth Development Parks, along with its Badges for Baseball and Healthy Choices/Healthy Children programs.

11/17/17 Meals-on-Wheels San Diego; Healthy Momma

Segment 1: Debbie Case, President & CEO of Meals on Wheels San Diego County, talks about the “More Than a Meal Phase 3” study with the West Health Foundation, Brown University and Meals on Wheels America. Case discusses the federal budget and the importance of the community to contact their local congressional politicians to put [...]

11/17/17 USO; Promises2Kids

Segment 1: Lorin Stewart, CEO of the USO, is joined by Bobby Woods, Director of the USO Airport Center, and Ashley Camac, Director of the USO Downtown Center, to talk about the USO’s 76-year history of providing moral and support services for hundreds of thousands of U.S. Armed Forces members and their families. The trio [...]

11/10/17 Invested Advisors, Inc.; Neighborhood Healthcare

Segment 1: Crystal Sargent, Founder & CEO of Invested Advisors, Inc., chats about her company’s mission to help businesses grow their revenues and brand identity. Segment 2: Dr. Rakesh Patel, new CEO of Neighborhood Healthcare, is joined by immediate past CEO Tracy Ream to discuss the meteoric growth and services of the organization which currently [...]

11/10/17 San Diego Blood Bank; Father Joe’s Villages

Segment 1: David Wellis, CEO of the San Diego Blood Bank, chats about the December 16 “San Diego Cares Blood Drive”; the need for blood and monetary donations during the holiday season; and the “All of Us Research” program. Segment 2: Deacon Jim Vargas, President & CEO of Father Joe’s Villages (FJV) , is joined [...]

11/03/17 Francis Parker School; Ken Druck – Courageous Aging

11/03/17 National School District; The Color Run Dream Tour

Segment 1: Dr. Leighangela Brady, Superintendent of the National School District, and Maria Dalla, the school district’s Board President, talk about the district’s Be Exceptional campaign; it’s STEAM, dual language and visual and performing programs; and its strong parent engagement outreach. Segment 2: Lisa Nunes, Co-event Director of The Color Run Dream Tour, discusses the [...]

10/27/17 San Diego SCORE

10/27/17 The San Diego Foundation; Women’s Empowerment International

Guests Part 1: Frank Ault, Treasurer, The San Diego Foundation Regional Disaster Fund; Chair, The San Diego Regional Fire & Emergency Services Foundation Valerie Brown, Board Officer, San Diego Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster Guest Part 2: Paige Bradley, Executive Director, Women’s Empowerment International (858-314-

10/27/17 Ashford University; ConnectMed International

Guests Part 1: Dr. Newton Miller, Director of Teacher Education, Ashford University Phil Dana, Vice President of Human Resources Operations Danielle Campos, Recipient, Ashford Homefront Heroes Scholarship Ebony Robinson, Recipient, Ashford Homefront Heroes Scholarship Guest 2: Rita Abbati Albert, Executive Director, ConnectMed International