Lisa Ling is confirmed as keynote the Institute of Real Estate Management’s (IREM) 25th Southern California Real Estate Management Conference and tradeshow on May 28, 2015 at the Orange County Hyatt Regency.

To help promote the event, Lisa made a selfie video about her role in the conference from her hotel room in China while filming a segment of her CNN series “Life With Lisa Ling.”

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Providence Speech and Hearing Centers hosted its 49th Annual Benefit Event, “Come Fly With Providence,” raising more than $300,000. The Fund-A-Need at the event raised $77,125, exceeding its goal by 40 percent, for the Cochlear Implant Project, a collaboration between Providence and CHOC Children’s.


Soka University Peace Gala Featured in Orange Coast Magazine

March 3, 2015

Soka University of America’s 10th Annual Peace Gala, Celebrating a Vision of Peace, netted approximately $600,000 for the SUA Scholarship Endowment. Congratulations to Director of Philanthropy Linda Kennedy and Co-Chairs Joan May and Dita Shemke for a beautiful and productive event.

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Six Orange County Services Organizations Collaborate to Receive $2.5 Million Grant from HUD

January 28, 2015

Congratulations to Mercy House, Friendship Shelter, Colette’s Children’s Home, Orangewood Children’s Foundation, Share Our Selves and Jamboree, who collaborated to form the Orange County Permanent Supportive Housing Project (PSH). Yesterday, they announced that they will receive $2.5 million to create new, dedicated permanent supportive housing to serve the chronically homeless. “This award is a huge [...]

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