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Para los Ninos
Para Los Niños is a nonprofit organization that has worked for more than thirty years to create academic success and social well-being for children. Through early education centers, charter schools, and wellness centers, they offer high-quality education integrated with family supports, mental health services, and community engagement opportunities to thousands of children living in at-risk neighborhoods in Los Angeles county.
This year, Para los Ninos has some wonderful projects and events in the pipeline to further its mission of support for families in need.
El Gran Baile de Cinco Fundraiser
When: Friday, May 3rd at 6:30 pm
Where: Gilmore Adobe, 6301 W. 3rd St., LA
What: The event will showcase artwork of the students along with live and silent auction plus entertainment. All proceeds support the organization's educational and social services, which benefit thousands of children living in skid row and at-risk neighborhoods in Los Angeles County.
Para los Ninos with KaBoom and Disney
When: Thursday, May 9th
Where: Para los Nino Early Education Center in Pico-Union
What: Para los Ninos in conjunction with KaBoom and Disney will build a playground for a day at the Para los Nino Early Education Center in Pico-Union.
Why: With the help of 200 volunteers, the playground will enhance the neighborhood, motivate children to exercise, and provide a needed safe haven of play for children and families in the area.
For more information on Para los Ninos, CLICK HERE
Lupus LA, the West Coast division of the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation, promotes lupus research, awareness, and education, and serves the needs of people with lupus and their families in Los Angeles County.
When: May 9, 2013
Where: Beverly Wilshire Hotel 9500 Wilshire Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Join us on May 9, 2013 as Lupus LA hosts our premier fundraiser, the Orange Ball Gala. Held each spring, this event has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars to support Lupus LA's awareness and education programs across Southern California. This event also supports groundbreaking research through our national partner, the Lupus Research Institute. The celebrity-hosted night features a cocktail hour, formal dinner, live auction, and top-level entertainment.
For more information on Lupus LA: CLICK HERE
"California Office Of Traffic Safety"
The California Office of Traffic Safety’s mission is to effectively and efficiently administer traffic safety grant funds to reduce traffic deaths, injuries, and economic losses.
– April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month.
In an effort to eliminate dangerous behind-the-wheel cell phone use and texting, the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), California Highway Patrol (CHP), and more than 200 law enforcement agencies across the state today announced high visibility enforcement operations during April’s National Distracted Driving Awareness Month.
For More Information on the California Office Of Traffic Safety: CLICK HERE!
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery is the premier contemporary art exhibition space owned and operated by the City of Los Angeles.
Barnsdall Art Park Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to nurture Barnsdall Park as a dynamic and vibrant artistic, cultural, and recreational destination for Los Angeles and the world.
– Eat. Drink. Art.
When: May 4, 2013
Where: 4800 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90027
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Our mission is to build community through community service. We believe that everyone has some way that they can help somebody else.
– Big Sunday Weekend
When: May 3, 4 & 5, 2013
Join thousands of volunteers for Big Sunday Weekend on May 3, 4 & 5, 2013.
For more information on Big Sunday: CLICK HERE!
RainCatcher is dedicated to healing communities by providing clean water for children in the developing world using affordable and sustainable solutions.
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"Moksha Yoga LA"
We are a group of independent hot yoga studios committed to ethical, compassionate and environmentally conscious living, and believe that the benefits of yoga are limitless and accessible to all.
"Party for a Purpose"
When: Sunday, April 28th, 2013
Where: The Dragonfly
Challenge yourself, change the world. Join us as we celebrate the end of our 30-Day Challenge with a 80s-themed Prom Party! Guys, break out those rad neon sunglasses! Ladies, feather that hair TO THE MAX!!! Proceeds from the party will go to Little Kids Rock, an awesome nonprofit dedicated to bringing music education back to public schools.
For more information on Moksha Yoga LA: CLICK HERE!
"The Los Angeles Police Memorial Foundation"
The Los Angeles Police Memorial Foundation provides grants to Los Angeles Police Department employees and their families who are experiencing financial difficulty due to death, injury or illness.
When: Saturday, April 27th, 2013
Where: Beverly Hills, CA
Join LAPD along with Hollywood's Hottest Stars and VIPs for an unforgettable party and poker tournament.
For more information on the Los Angeles Police Memorial Foundation: CLICK HERE!
"Bloom Again Foundation - Helping Women in Need"
The mission of Bloom Again Foundation is to provide rapid response financial assistance to economically vulnerable working women when they need it most due to personal or family medical emergencies.
When: May 5, 2013
Where: Descanso Gardens - 1418 Descanso Drive, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011
Bloom Again Foundation’s 4th annual LUNAFEST Fundraiser starts with this year’s short films by, about, and for women followed by the announcement of the winner of this year’s Mother’s Day Contest. A wine and cheese reception with local authors signing their books is the ending to a perfect afternoon.
For more information on the Bloom Again Foundation: CLICK HERE!
"The Thirst Project"
The Thirst Project has become part of the cultural fabric of Los Angeles by creating public indoor and outdoor exhibitions around the city. By collaborating with venue partners, we raise awareness about the water crisis and create destinations for visitors in the community to share in the process of learning about this issue.
For more information on the Thirst Project: CLICK HERE!
CicLAvia creates a temporary park for free, simply by removing cars from city streets. It creates a network of connections between our neighborhoods and businesses and parks with corridors filled with fun.
To the Sea
When: April 21, 2013
Where: Downtown LA & Venice Boulevard
To the Sea will be CicLAvia’s longest route to date, spanning more than 15 miles and connecting the city’s historic center at El Pueblo de Los Angeles and the bustling boardwalk of Venice Beach. Several hubs along this expansive route will offer information and services for participants. To the Sea offers a rich tour of the city’s history, vibrant neighborhoods, and majestic views of the Pacific Ocean.
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