Be inspired... Celebrate the women who have positively impacted your life. This March recognize and celebrate with them Women's History Month. Various places and award ceremonies are taking place throughout San Diego to honor women who have made their mark in the region as well as in history. We salute you! www.womensmuseumca.org
Helping kids... Have you ever wondered who had the idea of building a hospital just for children of San Diego? Since 1909, the dedicated women of the Charity Ball have been an integral part of the social and philanthropic fabric by raising funds for Rady Children's Hospital. San Diego's oldest philanthropic event takes place on February 8 at the Hotel Del with this year's theme of From the Heart.
In 1945 Nazzareno Fonticoli and Gaetano Savini opened one of the first men's fashion houses in Rome, naming it after an island which was one of the favorite destinations for Europe's aristocracy at the time. Since then Brioni has become one of the world's leading gentlemen's outfitters, renowned for supremely luxurious tailoring and outerwear that exemplify refined Italian style.
National Braille Literacy Month! In honor of Louis Braille, the father of the Braille code, January has been designated as National Braille Literary Awareness Month. This January you can make a difference for blind and visually impaired children and adults by giving back or volunteering. Non-profits such as The Braille Institute San Diego rely on the support of contributors to make a difference in the lives of blind and visually impaired people. www.brailleinstitute.org
Tiffany & Co. legendary jewelry and accessories are created with more than 175 years of excellence and a brilliance that endures in the heart. At holiday time or any meaningful occasion, the Tiffany Blue Box® signals a magical moment that will linger in memory for a lifetime.
Tijuana Toy Run... The only international event in the country where thousands of motorcyclists provide toys for underprivileged children in Tijuana during Christmastime. Tune up your bike, check the tires, join San Diego Harley Davidson and the Solo Angeles of Tijuana on December 15 and change the life of a child. www.tijuanatoyrun.com
Binational Celebration! The Institute of the Americas is celebrating its 30th Anniversary by honoring former President of Mexico Felipe Calderón and the founder Ambassador Theodore E. Gildred. On November 18 the organization will host a dinner celebration www.iamericas.org