Tag: Father Joe’s Villages

Thanksgiving 5k to Fill Balboa Park with Costumed San Diegans

| November 3, 2019 | 0 Comments
Thanksgiving 5k to Fill Balboa Park with Costumed San Diegans

On Thanksgiving morning, more than 6,500 people will participate in Father Joe’s Villages’ Thanksgiving Day 5k, one of San Diego’s longest standing holiday traditions. The event is from 6:30 to 11 a.m., Thursday, November 28 at Spreckles Organ Pavilion & Plaza de Panama (1549 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101) in Balboa Park. After families […]

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Father Joe’s Villages Gala Funds Homeless Children Services

| June 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
Father Joe’s Villages Gala Funds Homeless Children Services

On May 4, the philanthropic community came together for dinner and dancing to invest in life-changing services for children and families experiencing homelessness. More than 350 guests gathered at the U.S. Grant Hotel and raised nearly $900,000 to support Father Joe’s Villages services for children and families experiencing homelessness, spanning from preschool to medical care. […]

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San Diego’s First-Ever Transportable Health Program for People Living on the Streets

| June 5, 2019 | 0 Comments
San Diego’s First-Ever Transportable Health Program for People Living on the Streets

Father Joe’s Villages recently announced its new Street Health Program, a part of the Village Health Center at Father Joe’s Villages. This pilot program provides healthcare services directly to people on the streets of San Diego, reaching individuals experiencing homelessness who have not yet sought out help themselves. Thirty percent of individuals experiencing homelessness have […]

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Father Joe’s Villages to Host Gala Benefiting Children in Need

| April 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
Father Joe’s Villages to Host Gala Benefiting Children in Need

Father Joe’s Villages invites the community to create a better tomorrow for local children at its 2018 Children’s Charity Gala: Up, Up and Away on May 5 at the historic U.S. Grant Hotel. Father Joe’s Villages will honor four community leaders who serve neighbors experiencing poverty and homelessness. The gala will raise funds for Father […]

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A Woman-Owned Small Business Owner Shares Her Thoughts

| February 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
A Woman-Owned Small Business Owner Shares Her Thoughts

  Most people don’t really understand my role with the Presidio Sentinel. They know me as a writer and editor. They don’t realize that I am also publisher, which means I also run the business. I am also the marketing manager for a San Diego-based manufacturing company. So, I wear lots of hats, and have […]

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