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Community Volunteers

NCPC Honors Local Volunteers
4 years ago

NCPC Honors Local Volunteers

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The North County Philanthropy Council (NCPC) recently celebrated sixty-seven outstanding Volunteers of the Year at its 27th Annual Volunteer Awards Luncheon. The council presented the Corporate Philanthropy Award to Tri-City …
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Preserving Carlsbad’s Natural Beauty
4 years ago

Preserving Carlsbad’s Natural Beauty

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The City of Carlsbad recently hosted a trail clean-up event at the Lake Calavera Preserve. Efforts of volunteers included installation of gravel bags for erosion protection, post and rail fencing, …
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Lois Chaddock Uses Her Time and Talent to Give Back to the Carlsbad Community
4 years ago

Lois Chaddock Uses Her Time and Talent to Give Back to the Carlsbad Community

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Knitting from the Heart

92011 resident Lois Chaddock is a wife, mother, and volunteer. “At a young age, I was inspired by my mother and aunt to learn arts and crafts,” …
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Sandra Alston Volunteers for the Friends of Pac Rim
4 years ago

Sandra Alston Volunteers for the Friends of Pac Rim

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A HELPING HAND

Sandra Alston and her family have lived in the Parkside Community of Carlsbad for the past thirteen years. “It is an amazing warm neighborhood where the kids …
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Volunteer Cathy Blecki Returns to Her Roots to Help Others Nurture Their Own
4 years ago

Volunteer Cathy Blecki Returns to Her Roots to Help Others Nurture Their Own

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Shelter & Dignity

Cathy Blecki returned to her Southern California roots upon retiring seventeen years ago. “I was a professor at San Jose State and my husband David worked in …
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Former Fire Chief Crawford Serves His Community from Various Leadership Positions
5 years ago

Former Fire Chief Crawford Serves His Community from Various Leadership Positions

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DEVELOPING FUTURE LEADERS

Former fire chief for the Carlsbad Fire Department and philanthropist, Kevin Crawford recently became the president and CEO of the United Way of San Diego (UWSD). He …
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Adopting the Unadoptable
5 years ago

Adopting the Unadoptable

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Pamela Chandler Saves Lives, One Pet At a Time

Labels can ruin a life, and this holds especially true for shelter animals labeled “unadoptable.” But Pamela Chandler of 92011 doesn’t …
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Rescue Mission
5 years ago

Rescue Mission

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Marti Colwell Contributes to a Four-Legged Community

Play dates are a mainstay for moms of little ones, but for one Carlsbad mom, her little ones happen to have four legs. …
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Investing in Children
5 years ago

Investing in Children

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Room to Read® Volunteer Believes World Change Begins with Educated Children [heading]by amy lehrer | photos by Soul of Photography[/heading]

Raised in Palo Alto with her three brothers, Leora Langs’ …
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Valerie Madden Lends a Hand to Celebrate our Coastal Playground
5 years ago

Valerie Madden Lends a Hand to Celebrate our Coastal Playground

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[heading] by KELLEY GUSICH | photos by Soul of Photography [/heading]

Valerie Madden is a transplant from Seattle, WA to the Colony at Calaveras in Carlsbad. Aside from the beautiful …
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