Category Archives: Community

What You Need to Know about Fostering a Dog

What You Need to Know about Fostering a Dog

Thanks to major advocacy efforts in recent years from charitable organizations and concerned individuals, the number of dogs entering animal shelters annually in the United States has declined from 3.9 million in 2011 to 3.3 million at present. Despite this, however, many animal shelters nationwide are still struggling to properly care for these lost or… Read More…

Spotlight on the Work of the Sheriff’s Youth Foundation

Spotlight on the Work of the Sheriff’s Youth Foundation

The Sheriff’s Youth Foundation is one of the leading organizations dedicated to changing the lives of young people in Los Angeles County. Inspired by the belief that it takes vigilance, teamwork, and dedication to build safe communities, the Sheriff’s Youth Foundation brings deputies, civilian employees, and volunteers together to create safe havens for at-risk youth… Read More…

5 Surprising Places Habitat for Humanity Is Helping People

5 Surprising Places Habitat for Humanity Is Helping People

Habitat for Humanity has organized the construction of countless homes throughout the United States and mobilized the community to construct quality, affordable homes for families that would otherwise have no roof over their heads. Outside of the United States, Habitat for Humanity works diligently in dozens of countries to provide housing for families in need… Read More…

ADL Tackles the Issue of Bullying with Comprehensive Trainings

ADL Tackles the Issue of Bullying with Comprehensive Trainings

In recent years, bullying has become an important topic with many implications for the social and psychological health of today’s youth. The rise of technology has afforded a number of new avenues for bullying, much of them anonymous. Understanding the importance of ending bullying at the source, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has created comprehensive training… Read More…

5 Uplifting Ways MPTF Helps the Entertainment Community

5 Uplifting Ways MPTF Helps the Entertainment Community

The Motion Picture & Television Fund (MPTF) has been a key supporter of the entertainment community in Los Angeles since 1921. At first, the organization served as a safety net for individuals in the entertainment industry, providing health and social services to people in need. Over time, the organization has grown immensely in terms of… Read More…

The Important Work of the Cedars-Sinai Center for Healthcare Ethics

The Important Work of the Cedars-Sinai Center for Healthcare Ethics

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center stands out among leading hospitals in Los Angeles because it offers a number of programs to support patients and connect them to potentially life-saving research. The center has comprehensive initiatives focused on a wide range of medical conditions, from Alzheimer’s disease to colon cancer. In addition to conducting scientific research, Cedar-Sinai is… Read More…

How to Help Aviva Support Kids This Holiday Season

How to Help Aviva Support Kids This Holiday Season

Dedicated to helping individuals who do not have the means to help themselves, Ryan Kavanaugh supports a number of organization that benefit animals and children. One of the organizations that he supports is Aviva Family and Children’s Services, which has worked to provide key services for children from disadvantaged backgrounds in Los Angeles for more… Read More…