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Emilio’s Ride Along Campaign Benefits Children Battling Cancer

| March 6, 2021 | 0 Comments
Emilio’s Ride Along Campaign Benefits Children Battling Cancer

The Emilio Nares Foundation (ENF) invites the San Diego community to participate in a month long Ride Along Campaign in March, benefitting children battling cancer and other life-threatening diseases. ENF is a nonprofit organization helping low-income families navigate their child’s journey with cancer. Over the last 18 years, ENF has traveled over one million miles and served […]

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“Enjoya” La Jolla Presents: Takeout Taste of The Village

| March 6, 2021 | 0 Comments
“Enjoya” La Jolla Presents: Takeout Taste of The Village

Experience La Jolla’s amazing restaurant offerings while staying safe and dining at home, with La Jolla Village Merchants Association’s Takeout Taste of The Village, running from 4 to 7 p.m., Monday, March 22 through Thursday, March 25, with restaurant and menu inclusions varied each evening. Takeout Taste of The Village is an elevated dining experience […]

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As Small Business Optimism Is at Its Lowest Level, Local Government Isn’t Helping or Responding

| March 6, 2021 | 0 Comments

Sadly, many small and independent business owners are beginning to wonder if there is a light at the end of the tunnel. Those hoping for an upturn in the economy aren’t confident that the business climate will get any better within the next six months. According to the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Optimism […]

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Ambitious Bipartisan Effort Leads to “Keep California Working”

| March 4, 2021 | 0 Comments
Ambitious Bipartisan Effort Leads to “Keep California Working”

Thanks to bipartisan efforts, struggling small businesses and non-profits received a much-needed boost this past month. Senate Republicans are pleased that Senate Democrats joined them in passing an early action budget measure that will provide more than $2 billion in immediate economic relief to job creators and non-profits that have been affected by the state’s […]

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California’s Anti-Worker Law Shouldn’t be Imposed Nationwide

| February 25, 2021 | 0 Comments
California’s Anti-Worker Law Shouldn’t be Imposed Nationwide

By Patricia Bates Independent contracting and freelancing work have been under assault in California for years because, among other things, it interferes with unionizing efforts. California passed a law in 2019 that significantly hurt worker freedom (Assembly Bill 5) and Congress could pass a similar law this year (PRO Act) that would devastate freelancers across […]

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Mission Fed Credit Union Presents “San Diego Go Red for Women” Campaign

| February 7, 2021 | 0 Comments

Mission Fed Credit Union, San Diego’s largest member-owned, not-for-profit, full-service financial institution exclusively serving San Diego County, is proud to be a local supporter of the San Diego Division of American Heart Association’s (AHA) “San Diego Go Red for Women” campaign. Go Red for Women, which began January 18, 2021, includes National Wear Red Day […]

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Greater Good Charities and Actor Chris Pratt Raise Funds for Feed Thy Neighbor Initiative

| February 7, 2021 | 0 Comments
Greater Good Charities and Actor Chris Pratt Raise Funds for Feed Thy Neighbor Initiative

Greater Good Charities and actor Chris Pratt award nearly $650,000 after successful Feed Thy Neighbor initiative to combat food insecurity across the U.S. that has been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Hunger Site by GreaterGood and 12 Tomatoes covered all credit card processing fees so that 100 percent of every dollar given helps, and Greater Good […]

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San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park Reopened

| February 7, 2021 | 0 Comments
San Diego Zoo and San Diego Zoo Safari Park Reopened

In keeping with the latest guidance set forth from the Governor’s Office, the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park reopened to the public, ending an almost two-month-long closure that began December 7, 2020. Guests will have the opportunity to once again experience amazing wildlife with their families, stroll among diverse habitats […]

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A Mother of Three Needs Blood Donors With Extremely Rare Blood Type

| February 7, 2021 | 0 Comments
A Mother of Three Needs Blood Donors With Extremely Rare Blood Type

Stacie Buechel, a San Diego mother of three was recently diagnosed with bone cancer and needs blood transfusions as part of her treatment.  Unfortunately, her situation is complicated because she has a rare blood type. Stacie needs blood from donors who have A+ (A positive), O- (O negative) or O+ (O positive) blood that also […]

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Miracle Babies Extends Free Diaper Drive-Through Program

| February 7, 2021 | 0 Comments
Miracle Babies Extends Free Diaper Drive-Through Program

Miracle Babies, a non-profit organization, based in San Diego, whose mission is to unite families with their critically ill newborns in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) by providing transportation and supportive services, will be hosting its first diaper drive-through distributions of 2021 in February and March.  Free diapers will be available on a first come first registration basis to all San Diego […]

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