Carmel Valley resident Janine Mason was selected as a Fellow for the 9th Annual Catholic Leadership Certificate Program at the University of Notre Dame July 7-14.
Girl Scouts Caroline Mackey, McKenna Pruett, Alice Shashkina, Navhaa Sinha, and Dora Tabachnick—all from Carmel Valley—have earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest achievement in Girl Scouting.
The legendary Hotel del Coronado will be the setting for City Ballet of San Diego’s Creating Legends Gala on Saturday, Oct. 13, as City Ballet of San Diego celebrates its 26th Anniversary Season.
The Youth of the Year Celebration honors individuals that attend the Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito locations,
Leaders of American Association of University Women Del Mar-Leucadia Branch were inspired by presentations at the 94th AAUW California Convention in Irvine, Calif.
Seven local teens received tablets donated through a team-building workshop hosted by ServiceNow and moderated by Impact4Good.
The San Diego Foundation recently announced more than $2.6 million in scholarships to 876 students pursuing higher education during the 2018-2019 school year. The scholarships are made possible through 143 unique funds established by donors through the Community Scholarship Program at The Foundation....
Vivienne Franke, an incoming junior at Canyon Crest Academy who is a volleyball standout, has spent time off the court the last few years as a volunteer for Casas de Luz.
The Miracle League of San Diego has around 250 players, 300 volunteers who are paired with each player to assist them, 60 coaches and hundreds more volunteers to help out each season at Engel Family Field at San Dieguito County Park in Del Mar and Solana Beach.
Do you know an “ordinary” person with extraordinary courage? Someonewho has saved a life, helped a neighbor in need, or made a difference in their community? If you know alocal hero, the American Red Cross of San Diego/Imperial Counties asks you to nominate them for the16th Annual Real Heroes Breakfast....
Busloads of fresh produce-laden elementary students hop eagerly onto the infield farm where enthusiastic volunteers judge their lovingly grown-from-seed lettuce, tomatoes, radishes, nasturtiums, beets and other edibles.
Solutions for Change, a nonprofit dedicated to solving family homelessness in San Diego county, needed a refrigerated van to deliver its produce to schools around the county. Del Mar-Solana Beach Rotary rose to the occasion by funding a large part of the van’s cost with a $25,000 check.
For 2018 a total scholarship of $6,000 was granted to: Isabella Gadinis, Lea Karavokiris and Katy Laliotis, all from North San Diego County.
Papa John’s San Diego, locally owned by franchisees, has partnered with Rady’s Children’s Hospital to fundraise for the hospital through the end of August.
Joel Gomez, 14, who was born with legal blindness, will always remember the very first moment in his entire life he was able to finally see clearly. It was at a San Diego-area technology convention and he was intrigued by a booth courtesy of the company eSight.
Sofia Keyes, an incoming senior at Pacific Ridge School in Carlsbad, created a project called Keyes to Freedom. The 17-year-old's organization creates and sells jewelry in the form of keys with amethyst pendants to raise money for nonprofits that raise awareness for human trafficking.
The girls got together and braided 150 fleece dog toys and brought them to the Helen Woodward Animal Center where they were able to meet the dogs who would enjoy their new chew toy along with cats and alpacas.
Girl Scout Troop 3148 members earned their Bronze Award, the 3rd highest award in Girl Scouts USA. The Bronze Award project objective is to benefit the local community.
Two members of the Del Mar Kiwanis Club and their children (L-R Heather Riordan, Zack Bidlack, Shea Bidlack and Angelia Bidlack) participated in the Rady Children's "Celebration of Champions" which was held on May 12.
Carmel Valley kids Brady Edwards and Stephenson Jean Michel “SJ” Dohrenwend recently led a bike drive for disadvantaged children in Haiti.
It all started as a big idea for a then young 7th grader Kelsey Yin. Is there a way to let at-risk youth experience the benefits of riding horses? With a little work, she made her dream a reality.
The Board of Directors of Friends of Solana Beach Library honored four Solana Beach scholars on May 22, with scholarships of $2,000 each.
The scholarship recipients will be feted at Don Diego’s Dinner and Kansas Concert Gala at the Fair on June 7
Pacific Ridge School students recently raised $1,000 to assist the Aloha School in Kauai, which was completely flooded during the island’s record-breaking rains last month.
The De Anza Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) held a festive dedication ceremony to place a commemorative plaque at the Sikes Adobe Historic Farmhouse in Escondido on Saturday, May 5.
An Early Bird Summer Special offers 15 percent off regular tickets through June 30.
Hoops for Lives will be held at The Bay Club, 12000 Carmel Country Rd, San Diego, CA 92130 on Sunday, June 24, from 3-7 p.m. Get your team together, register, make a donation or volunteer at www.beatnb.org/3on3/
The San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy (SDRVC) has received a $10,000 grant from REI to support Phase 3 of the River Path Del Mar (River Path).
Hundreds of enthusiastic volunteers are needed on Thursday, June 21, to collect donations from morning commuters for Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego’s annual Red Shoe Day fundraiser. Red Shoe Day volunteers will line 225 San Diego County intersections on June 21 from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30...
Sixty children and teens received new bikes donated through the Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s National Day of Service.
Members helped package food and donated money to feed 65 families for Mother's Day.
Teen Volunteers in Action San Diego Chapter 3 (TVIA SD3) held its 3rd annual Senior Send-Off event May 6 at the Rancho Santa Fe Performing Arts Center. TVIA is an organization of young men, who, with their families, are committed to developing community leaders through a structured program of volunteerism,...
Community Concerts of Rancho Santa Fe sponsored an outstanding outreach program to the classical jazz students at Mira Costa College on Friday, May 12, featuring the Four Freshmen.
At once somber and celebratory, 19 women of Del Mar will gather next week in one of their homes to award $20,000 in grants to three nonprofits that survived the women's vet-and-vote elimination to become the inaugural donees of the Del Mar Women's Giving Collective.
The Del Mar Kiwanis Club partners with the Don Diego "Plant, Grow, Eat" program to provide bus transportation to the Del Mar Fairgrounds for students from Title One schools in San Diego County.
The San Dieguito River Park is inaugurating a scholarship program with awards to two Canyon Crest Academy seniors, Keana Oldham and Grace Wesson
At-risk children throughout San Diego County will receive free books and enjoy read-aloud sessions with some of San Diego’s most prominent politicians, media personalities and other local celebrities acting as honorary readers in Words Alive classrooms across the region.
Torrey Pines High School freshman Zander Samarasinghe, with the help of the Associated Student Body, collected over 200 pounds of school supplies for orphanages in Sri Lanka.
Five local residents have signed on to participate in the Chairmen’s RoundTable (CRT) mentorship program: Ginny Beneke (Carmel Valley), John H. Eyler (Fairbanks Ranch), Patrick Henry (Pacific Highlands Ranch), Steve McCracken (Carmel Valley) and Paige Wisdom (Santaluz). The CRT is a San Diego nonprofit...
The "Growing Kindness in Sunshine" program at Flower Hill Promenade features four months of activities and events designed to inspire kindness.
In honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month, the Encinitas/La Costa office of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage will be collecting donations from now until May 15 for Casa de Amparo, a nonprofit focused on treating and preventing child abuse and neglect in San Diego County and beyond. Community...
The Del Mar Kiwanis Club members recently presented a check in the amount of $3,000 to The LaPlaya branch of Rady Children's Hospital auxiliary representative Juile Connolly.
At Solana Pacific Elementary School, 5th graders work for three months on a Service Learning Project. Most of the work is done independently at home, supported by teacher-led checkpoints.
The album, officially released April 27, raised about $400 for Happy Star Melodies from the title submissions alone.
The San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy (SDRVC) Board of Directors recently announced three new members of the board: Jim Smith of Del Mar, Joe Bonner of Solana Beach and Alex Kilian of Carmel Valley.
Recipients of Meals on Wheels San Diego County in Del Mar and Carmel Valley got a little surprise from a special delivery driver, former Charger’s kicker and Del Mar resident, Rolf Benirshke.
Seasalt in Del Mar is hosting a fundraiser on Sunday, April 15 to support the Walk to Cure Arthritis.
Jonathan Appelbaum recently joined the San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy (SDRVC) as the Conservancy’s new Conservation Manager. As Conservation Manager, Appelbaum is responsible for the coordination and implementation of conservation programs for the SDRVC. He leads habitat-restoration projects...
Teen Volunteers in Action members from Carmel Valley spent a recent Saturday serving meals and calling bingo at the Gary and Mary West Senior Center in downtown San Diego.
Over $100,000 will be contributed to the school for programs supported by the Canyon Crest Academy Foundation.