Making a difference
SK Sanctuary, the award winning medical spa in La Jolla, has been hosting breast cancer nights almost every month since 2001 welcoming over 3,500 in that time. Now on the last Tuesday of every other month, SK Sanctuary offers complimentary spa services to 35- 40 breast cancer patients and survivors. They come to experience free spa services and are comforted by the therapists, aestheticians and staff.
At Southwest Airlines, our Culture is built around the Golden Rule. Treating others as you want to be treated helps us to maintain respect for our fellow Employees, our Customers and the communities we serve. When you work for a Company that cares about people and community, it is hard not to be bitten by the LUV bug.
Advancing Health and Wellness
The annual Baile Diamond Ball, hosted by Tri-City Hospital Foundation, is one of North County's most anticipated galas. It is also the Tri-City Medical Center's biggest fundraiser of the year. In 2011, it raised more than a half million dollars for advancing health in Carlsbad, Oceanside and Vista.
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A CHILD who isn't reading well by third grade or isn't in a healthy, nurturing environment is less likely to succeed in school, or fail to become a productive member of the community.
A PARENT who can't earn enough to support a family is more likely to get into debt or become homeless, and less likely to be a contributing community member.
Imagine a life where you are not able to participate in many activities most of us took for granted – learning to swim, visiting the San Diego Zoo, hiking, bowling or watching the Padres. For many children, before they lived at the San Diego Center for Children, their childhood looked very different.
In eight short years, the USS Midway has become the first naval ship museum to host one million visitors a year. This was made possible by the extraordinary community support of the people of San Diego. In return, the Midway does everything it can to support our community. Not only is the USS Midway San Diego's most iconic museum and sought after tourist destination, it actually hosts more than 40,000 students a year for math, science and history learning trips at the onboard "Midway University." Students are actively engaged and inspired when they visit the ship with their teachers.
Club Amigos de Pasitos is a non-profit organization formed by Mexicans residing in the United States that supports Pasitos Centro Pedagógico. For fourteen years, Pasitos has been caring for the children of Tijuana with autism and special needs, helping integrate them into society and improve their quality of life. They also support investigational studies, public awareness and professional training.
Polo is a sport rich in history and culture and carries a mystique of leisure, luxury and elegance. In San Diego, polo can be traced back to 1906 when John D. Spreckels, the "Grandfather of Polo," helped host San Diego's first international polo tournament. This year marks the 26th season of polo in Rancho Santa Fe at the San Diego Polo Club. The San Diego Polo Club and its members are composed of active stewards of this community, invested in its health and success.
Today, breast implant surgery has had a huge increase due to the improvements in the implants available now. Considering silicone breast implants had their start in the 1970's, then in the 1990's with the silicone-gel moratorium shifting demand to saline implants, that although still available today, have now been replaced for the most part by cohesive gel implants.
AN ELEVATED FINE DINING EXPERIENCE
With a name that personifies where the restaurant is situated atop the La Valencia Hotel, The Sky Room offers its own unique appeal with breathtaking view. The Sky Room has recently reopened with a refreshed experience that highlights a dynamic multi-course tasting menu, featuring the talents of Chef Luke Johnson.