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

10/19/18 San Diego Memoir Writers Association (SDMWA); Union-Tribune Immigrant Project

Guest 1: San Diego Memoir Writers Association (SDMWA)Tracy Jones, Membership Director of the San Diego Memoir Writers Association (SDMWA), is joined by her colleague, Judy Reeves, Writer/Teacher for San Diego Writers, Ink., to talk about the 4th Annual San Diego Memoir Showcase that will be held on Monday, October 22. Guest 2: Union-Tribune Immigrant ProjectLuis [...]

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10/19/18 Author, Joseph Olshan: Black Diamond Fall; Emilio Nares Foundation

Guest 1: Author, Joseph Olshan: Black Diamond FallAcclaimed author Joseph Olshan talks about his latest book, Black Diamond Fall, based on real-life events at Middlebury College in Vermont and nearby Robert Frost Homestead. Olshan chats about a new book in progress and advice for new writers. Guest 2: Emilio Nares FoundationRichard Nares, Co-Founder of the [...]

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10/12/18 Green Homes Tour; Shabbat San Diego

Guest 1: Green Homes Tour Adam Pascu, a member of the Green Homes Tour Committee, talks about the annual program of the San Diego Building Council that will showcase 13 homes on Sunday, October 21. Pascu is joined by builder Rebecca Tasker, and Brian and Sue Fallgren, whose home was built by Tasker and will [...]

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10/12/18 San Diego Planning Partnership and St. Paul’s Senior Services; Beyond Babel

Guest 1: San Diego Planning Partnership and St. Paul’s Senior ServicesYvonne Amrine, Founder of the San Diego Planning Partnership, is joined by Liam Dunfey, Director of Major Gifts and Planned Giving for St. Paul’s Senior Services to chat about the free estate planning workshops offered by the Partnership. Workshop participant Robin Leon, describes her workshop [...]

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10/05/18 Coronado Schools Foundation; YWCA of San Diego County; Helping Paws Foundation

Guest 1: Coronado Schools FoundationPatty Cowan, President & CEO of the Coronado Schools Foundation, is joined by Leanne Anderson, Director of Development for the Foundation, to discuss the Foundation’s mission to raise funds to provide exceptional learning experiences for all Coronado Unified School District students. Cowan and Anderson talk about the organization’s Havana Nights Gala [...]

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10/02/18 Mission Federal Credit Union Supports the Cause Conference

Neville Billimoria, SVP of Membership and Marketing for Mission Federal Credit Union, talks about Mission Fed’s sponsorship of the 2018 Cause Conference, which will be held on October 12 at the Town & Country Hotel and Resort. Billimoria discusses the credit union’s presenting sponsorship of “Kids Free in October” at the San Diego Zoo and [...]

09/28/18 Extreme Sailing Series; San Diego Continuing Education

Segment 1: Extreme Sailing SeriesScott Over, Commercial Director of the Extreme Sailing Series, talks about the Series’ return visit to San Diego on October 18-21 at Harbor Island. The event features elite international sailors whose flying hydrofoil catamarans can reach speeds of 40 knots. Segment 2: San Diego Continuing EducationDr. Carlos Turner Cortez, President of [...]

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09/28/18 Susan G. Komen San Diego; Clever Talks

Segment 1: Susan G. Komen San DiegoShaina Gross, President and CEO of Susan G. Komen (SGK) San Diego, talks about the organization’s goal to reduce the current number of deaths due to breast cancer by 2026. Gross is joined by Mike Fontaine, COO and CFO of Plaza Home Mortgage, a company that has raised $450,000 [...]

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09/21/18 Organics Unlimited; San Diego Council on Literacy

Segment 1: Organics UnlimitedMayra Velasquez de Leon, President and CEO of Organics Unlimited, and Daniella Velasquez de Leon, Logistics Manager for the company, chat about the largest family-owned organic banana company in the United States. Mayra and Daniella discuss GROW, Organics Unlimited’s nonprofit organization. Segment 2: San Diego Council on LiteracyJose Cruz, CEO of the [...]

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09/21/18 G.I. Film Festival; Traveling Stories

Segment 1: G.I. Film FestivalColonel Jennifer Shaar, an Advisory Committee member of the 4th Annual G.I. Film Festival, and Trevor Neuenswander, a local filmmaker whose film Hotflakes will make its world premiere at the Festival, discuss the September 25-30 Festival. Shaar chats about the importance of the Festival to the military committee, while Neuenswander talks [...]

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