2007-12-27

At-risk children receive 9,000 free holiday toys



My Stuff Bags Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides individual duffel bags filled with new belongings to abused, neglected, abandoned and displaced children, sent nearly 9,000 toys valued at more than $90,000 to at-risk children this holiday season. My Stuff Bags receives donated toys throughout the year to fill bags that it provides to organizations that serve children in crisis. […]

Rotarians help their neighbors

Funds assist Calabasas residents with emergencies

The city of Calabasas has entered into a service grant agreement with the nonprofit Calabasas Rotary Foundation to offer a counseling and referral program within the city to in dividuals or families in need. The Neighbors in Need assistance program will be available to Calabasas residents that require help with security deposits, shortterm rental assistance, moving assistance, furnishings and appliances, […]

Volunteer Opportunities



Residents are invited to participate in any of the following volunteer opportunities in the area. For more information or to sign up, call the phone number listed for the event. •The Alzheimer’s Association, California Central Coast Chapter is offering a free support group facilitator training Tues., Jan. 15 from noon to 4 p.m. at The Palms, 111 N. Wells Rd., […]

Cancer foundation to mark 30th anniversary



The Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation/UCLA Conejo Valley Guild will host a membership brunch to celebrate its 30th anniversary at 11 a.m. Tues., Jan. 8 at the Los Robles Golf Club, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. The speaker will be a cancer survivor. The event will also honor the guild’s founding members and past presidents. Cost is $36 per person, […]