| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:44 AM
The Festival of Children Foundation is taking its carousel-driven fundraising techniques to the Chicago area this weekend.
The Costa Mesa-based nonprofit is calling the event "The Carousel of Possible Dreams." Participants will ride a European salon...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 3:49 PM
A recent fundraising event in Illinois organized by the Festival of Children Foundation raised a little more than $150,000 for two charitable groups, according to a news release.
The effort by the Costa Mesa-based nonprofit benefited Ronald McDonald...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Cutting-edge lighting and striking visuals lit up the fifth annual musical and fashion extravaganza that benefits Ronald McDonald House Charities. Macy's Passport Presents Glamorama, staged at the sold-out Harris Theater, drew more than 1,900 attendees...
| May 28, 2013
Tuesday, May 28 Hope you had a fabulous Memorial Day weekend! Of course, having yesterday off makes today feel like a Monday... We had perfect weather for all of the Memorial Day remembrance events. It's so important to take a moment and honor those who...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Captains Sharing & Caring, a nonprofit foundation that gives children with terminal illnesses or physical disabilities and their families a day out on several local waterways, is looking to marinas, yacht clubs and those with private docks to hosts events...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 7:38 PM
Members and husbands gathered for the Las Candelas annual Holiday Party on Dec. 16 at the Valley Hunt Club. The theme of the gala event was “It's the Hap-Happiest Time of the Year!”
The festive evening included caroling by the Towne Singers...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 9:42 AM
Charity may not be the first thing that children understand in life, but it is never too early to get them thinking about it. In an age where many parents can afford to give their children bigger and more beautiful homes and toys than their parents before...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Local residents Nancy and Bob Wagner in December hosted members of the San Gabriel-Crescenta Valley Alumnae Chapter of Delta Delta Delta and their guests at the group's annual Christmas party.
Attendees always enjoy seeing the extensive holiday scenes...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Osborne A. Payne, a former educator who became a trailblazing Baltimore businessman, entrepreneur and philanthropist, died Tuesday of Alzheimer's disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia.
He was 87.
"He was one of Baltimore's great unsung heroes,...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 2:13 PM
The Seminole Casino Coconut Creek’s Pavilion is the site for the casino's sixth annual Sweet Dreams festival from 6-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
VIP tickets are $35 per person, and General Adult tickets are $25 per person. A portion of...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Medela, una empresa de venta de productos de lactancia, lanzó el jueves un nuevo programa de aprendizaje en línea en español, Medela Breastfeeding University, para ayudar a las mamás hispanas a cumplir con sus metas de lactancia....