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

12/15/17 Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego; Fallbrook Union Elementary School

Guest 1: Michelle Malin, Vice President of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego, chats about the continued growth of the Boys & Girls Clubs; its “Little Jumps, Big Changes” healthy lifestyle campaign; and the organization’s critical need to replace and expand its existing fleet of school buses by 2020. Guest 2: Dr. [...]

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12/15/17 San Diego Rescue Mission

Donnie Dee, President & CEO of the San Diego Rescue Mission, talks about the Mission’s annual Christmas Outreach Meal that will feed more than 1,200 homeless men, women and children. Dee discusses the myriad services of the organization, as well as volunteer and fundraising opportunities

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12/13/17 Anza-Borrego Foundation

Sara Husby, Executive Director of the Anza-Borrego Foundation, discusses the Foundation’s 50-year history of protecting and preserving the natural landscapes, wildlife and cultural heritage of the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. Husby talks about the park’s key initiatives and events, along with the benefits of being a Foundation member.

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12/08/17 Kids Included Together with Boys & Girls Clubs of America; Circulate San Diego

Segment 1: Torrie Dunlap, CEO of Kids Included Together (KIT), is joined by Kathryn King, KIT’s Partnership Director, and Katie Lee, Director of Training & Youth Development Services for the Boys and Girls Clubs of America (BCA). Dunlap, King and Lee discuss the partnership between KIT and BCA that will focus on disability inclusion training [...]

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12/08/17 San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum; Project Concern International (PCI)

Segment 1: Javier Guerrero, Executive Director of the San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum, discusses the huge growth of the museum and its “Access for All” funds that benefit active-duty military, veterans, first responders and their families. Guerrero talks about the museum’s Mobile Children’s Museum van that visits thousands of students each year. Segment 2: Bianca [...]

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12/06/17 Salvation Army’s Red Kettles around San Diego

Major George Baker, Divisional Commander of the Salvation Army, is joined by Joice Curry, CEO of c3 Communications, to talk about the 152-year old organization’s signature Red Kettles fundraising efforts that will take place in 150 stores throughout San Diego County. Baker and Curry discuss the Salvation Army’s annual Toy Drive in partnership with Massage [...]

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12/01/17 SDCCU Holiday Bowl; Mitchell Thorp Foundation

Segment 1:Mark Neville, Executive Director of the SDCCU Holiday Bowl, chats about the venerable Bowl’s 40th game that will be held on Thursday, December 28. Neville talks about the myriad events leading up to the game and the Bowl’s significant impact on the region’s economy. (Note: It was later announced that the game will pit [...]

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12/01/17 Hope For Young Adults With Cancer; 21st Annual Toys for Joy

Segment 1: Cara Paymaster, Founder and CEO of Hope For Young Adults With Cancer, is joined by one of her Board members, Karen Parker, to talk about the organization’s mission and upcoming “12 Bars of Charity San Diego” event that will take place on Saturday, December 16 in the Gaslamp. Segment 2: Greg Hendricks, Associate [...]

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11/29/17 STANCE ISA World Adaptive Surfing Championships

Fernando Aguerre, President of the International Surfing Association (ISA), talks about his organization’s mission and the World Adaptive Surfing Championships that are being held at La Jolla Shores beach from November 30 through December 3.

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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.

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