Philanthropy

  • Torrey Pines student hosts Sweat for a Cure on Feb. 3

    Torrey Pines student hosts Sweat for a Cure on Feb. 3

    Torrey Pines High School senior Sophia LeRose is hosting Sweat for the Cure, a cardio boot camp at Torrey Pines’ Ed Burke Stadium on Saturday, Feb. 3 benefitting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The hour-long boot camp will be led by local fitness instructors Cindy Whitmarsh and Lisa Stettner. ...

  • Nick's Picks receives grant from Sunstate Foundation

    Nick's Picks receives grant from Sunstate Foundation

    Del Mar-based Nick’s Picks was very honored to have been chosen to receive a Sunstate Equipment Foundation Grant to continue its work providing fun-filled backpacks to children living in hospital isolation. “The Sunstate Foundation is pleased to be able to support Nick Wallace and Nick’s Picks....

  • Annual 5K Run/Walk Feb. 3 to benefit Mitchell Thorp Foundation

    Annual 5K Run/Walk Feb. 3 to benefit Mitchell Thorp Foundation

     Mitchell Thorp Foundation will hold its largest fundraiser of the year - its annual 5K Run/Walk - Feb. 3 at Poinsettia Park in Carlsbad. MTF helps families with children diagnosed with life-threatening medical conditions with financial, emotional and resource support.

  • Dolce at the Highlands will cater 'Oh! What a Night' gala at CCA

    Dolce at the Highlands will cater 'Oh! What a Night' gala at CCA

    Broadway star Christian Hoff was in San Diego just before the holidays to mentor and rehearse with the talented Canyon Crest Academy student cast of Oh! What a Night. The school’s annual fundraiser is less than one month away, Feb.10, and the Grammy Award-winning musician actor from Jersey Boys...

  • Helen Woodward Animal Center expansion begins

    Helen Woodward Animal Center expansion begins

    The Helen Woodward Animal Center is getting closer to its own forever home, finally breaking ground on its center expansion that will include a long-awaited, new and improved adoptions building. A small groundbreaking ceremony was held at the Rancho Santa Fe facility on Jan. 14 with Helen Woodward’s...

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