Featured charities

Following are some charities that we support. Most of them offer opportunities for involvement. For more information, you can click on any that interest you.

The Santa Monica History Museum–This Month’s Spotlighted Charity

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The Santa Monica History Museum–This Month’s Spotlighted Charity

The Santa Monica History Museum. is a “Santa Monica treasure.” It was founded in 1975 as the Santa Monica Historical Society and it was designated as the official collector and preserver of the history, art, and culture of the Santa Monica Bay Area. The society’s historical collection grew tremendously during the first ten years with artifacts, memorabilia, and photos donated by descendants of land grantees and pioneers who were living at that time. After securing the necessary funding, the Santa Monica History Museum was founded in 1988. ...

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Stop Organ Harvesting in China

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Stop Organ Harvesting in China

Stop Organ Harvesting in China has evidence that tens of thousands of Chinese are being killed for their organs, which are sold and transplanted at enormous profit.  The victims are practitioners of Falun Gong, which is a spiritual movement widespread in China

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Death Row Dogs Rescue

Posted by on Sep 30, 2018 in Featured charity | 0 comments

Death Row Dogs Rescue

Founded 31 years ago by Stephanie LaMotta, Death Row Dogs Rescue is dedicated to saving dogs on death row in city and county shelters as well as saving abandoned, neglected and abused dogs and other animals in Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley and surrounding areas.

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Upward African Woman

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Upward African Woman

Upward African Woman (UAW) was founded in 2014 with the goal of empowering women and children who are primarily the victims of cultural, mental, sexual, and physical abuse and neglect.

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Global One Development Center

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Global One Development Center

Global One Development Center provides permanent supportive housing to homeless young adults in northern San Bernardino County.  These young people were mostly raised in foster homes, and then were left homeless because they had “aged out” of government-supported foster home placements.  When they turned 18 their foster parents no longer provided housing. Our service differs from the day to day housing provided in homeless shelters.  Nor is it considered “transitional housing” that is provided for only a limited time.  Our residents to...

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Ballona Land Trust

Posted by on Jun 30, 2018 in Featured charity | 0 comments

Ballona Land Trust

Ballona Wetlands Land Trust is a grass-roots, non-profit community organization, founded in 1994, dedicated to the acquisition, restoration, and preservation of the entire Ballona Wetlands ecosystem in Los Angeles, California. Their ultimate goal is to facilitate the creation of a world-class wildlife refuge and public park. The Land Trust has led community organizing efforts that have helped to facilitate: legislation transferring the 73-acre parcel known as Ballona Northeast into the public trust for permanent protection. public acquisition...

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Justice Law Group

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Justice Law Group

The Justice Law Group of San Diego was co-founded by Cameron Gharabikiou, who is currently a candidate for Lieutenant Governor of California.  While not a non-profit, Justice Law Group puts its clients’ interests first—clients pay no attorney fees unless the case is won. Attorneys are easily accessible and responsive to clients, answering questions and returning phone calls promptly, All clients are treated with dignity, respect, and compassion. Because of its excellent reputation, Justice Law Group receives the majority of its cases through...

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Music Mends Minds

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Music Mends Minds

Music Mends Minds is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that supports the mind and spirit of people afflicted by neurodegenerative diseases including Alzheimer’s, dementia, Parkinson’s, as well as traumatic brain injury, stroke and PTSD through musical groups using MUSIC AS MEDICINE. Our vision is to build musical support groups in an effort to use music as “medicine for the mind”, while creating social networks crucial to our members’ wellbeing and joy. Our organization is three and a half years old and we are growing steadily....

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Drew Silvern Dollars for Scholars

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Drew Silvern Dollars for Scholars

Founded in 2005, the Drew Silvern chapter of Dollars for Scholars has increased the number of scholarships each year from the four students in 2005 to about 22 scholarships annually.    The mission is to help children of migrant workers get an education so they can help their families and communities.  Because many of our students face the struggle of gaining financial aid, part-time employment, and dealing with immigration and second language issues, their accomplishments continue to impress the board members and mentors who read their...

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K9 Connection

Posted by on Feb 28, 2018 in Featured charity | 0 comments

K9 Connection

K9 Connection’s programs in Los Angeles area high schools offer teens the chance to break through learning and life barriers by training and bonding with homeless dogs. Experiential learning enables the teens to find self-esteem, self-determination and empathy while they in turn enable homeless dogs to develop the skills to be adopted into permanent loving homes. On the field with the help of a professional trainer, students learn to teach their homeless dogs basic obedience skills using positive reinforcement, increasing their chances to be...

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