Families who have experienced an advanced cancer diagnosis are far too familiar with the difficult decisions to be made in the moments immediately following the news – namely, the choice of accepting the limited, standard treatment options available or looking for new roads forward, at any cost. For investor Ralph Whitworth, building new roads was a way of life, a lifelong philosophy handed down from his father that fueled a pioneering career of activist investing, steering publically traded companies toward profitability from the helm of his firm, Relational Investors. For his wife, Fernanda Whitworth, cancer had left its mark on her life twice already, taking first her mother and then her aunt.
The 2018 Make-A-Wish Tuna Challenge will be angling for a good cause in San Diego with the annual three-day tuna fishing tournament benefiting Make-A-Wish San Diego. This event is the largest tuna fishing tournament in the continental U.S., raising over $3.5 million to grant wishes for children with critical illnesses in our community.
What was started in the 1970s by one family with two wolves has grown into the California Wolf Center, dedicated to the breeding and return of wild wolves to their natural habitat. The Center works to bring communities together to ensure wolves, livestock and people thrive in today’s world.
Hugo Torres is the former Mayor of Rosarito, Baja California who is responsible for transforming the city into a safer, cleaner and more beautiful place for all. As the owner of Rosarito Beach Hotel (RBH) and a man full of passion, he is the perfect example of how foregoing retirement, living a healthy life and staying active can help you live longer.
My job keeps me healthy. Not only do I have to be on my feet, but it requires a lot of exercise and a nutritious diet. However, for those who have sit for extend periods in their office, it might not be that simple and may require a few changes to your routine. The good news is that it is possible, and you can make a huge impact on your physical and mental well-being.
Southwest Airlines is proud to contribute to the communities we serve, and our love of People and Community is our most powerful fuel.
Our commitment to support education initiatives encompass various facets such as leadership and mentoring, and college access is at the forefront. We are proud to feature Dr. Adela de la Torre, a respected leader who is lifting her community, the students and faculty of San Diego State University. We applaud President de la Torre for her vision, her dedication and her commitment to quality higher education as she takes the role of the ninth President (AND first woman President!) of San Diego State University.
Since 1979, the San Diego American Indian Health Center (SDAIHC) has strived to meet their mission of “excellence in healthcare with respect for custom and tradition.” SDAIHC is committed to delivering high quality, comprehensive, compassionate primary medical, dental and behavioral health care to the San Diego community. A youth center provides early intervention/prevention programs that are so needed in today’s environment. SDAIHC provides care for the mind, body and spirit, and the organization has earned trust and loyalty by serving American Indian/Alaskan Native and low-income community members with respect, dignity and cultural sensitivity as a Patient Centered Medical Home and safety net for essential healthcare and social services. They are a key resource experiencing more than 25,000 visits each year at its downtown facility. Recently SDAIHC launched a capital campaign to double its capacity and empower the organization to offer services to a larger population of those in need.
Part adventure, part history lesson and part treasure hunt, 15-time Emmy® Award-nominated Antiques Roadshow is in its 22nd broadcast season and is the most-watched ongoing PBS series. This installment of the show was held at the distinctive and historic Hotel del Coronado and filmed with the help of our KPBS station. Guests were invited to bring their treasures to be evaluated by expert appraisers who not only estimate the value of the items, but also share the history behind them. The new season films in iconic locations throughout the country and will air on KPBS in 2019.