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Carlsbad Constructing New Community Center and Gardens
1 month ago

Carlsbad Constructing New Community Center and Gardens

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Encouraging Community

The City of Carlsbad is starting construction of a new community center and gardens at Pine Avenue Community Park, located in the historic Carlsbad Barrio, just south of …
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San Diego Foundation Opens 2017 Grant Cycle
4 months ago

San Diego Foundation Opens 2017 Grant Cycle

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The Great Outdoors

The San Diego Foundation is inviting proposals from nonprofit organizations working to protect and connect outdoor spaces and improve outdoor access, especially for San Diegans in underserved …
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Creating a Sustainable World
6 months ago

Creating a Sustainable World

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Local nonprofit Sustainable Surplus Exchange (SSE) has named U.S. Navy Retired Rear Admiral Leendert “Len” Hering Sr. to their board of directors. RADM Hering is the executive director of the …
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Community Arts Grants
6 months ago

Community Arts Grants

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The City of Carlsbad’s Cultural Arts Office has awarded 19 community arts grants, totaling $80,000, for 2017. With the purpose of reinforcing the artistic and cultural opportunities and experiences for …
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New Technology Lab Opens at the Library
6 months ago

New Technology Lab Opens at the Library

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Exploration Hub

The Carlsbad City Library (Dove Library) is home to the recently opened Exploration Hub, a technology learning center that offers free, instructor-led classes and self-paced learning opportunities. The …
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Everyone Loves a Clean San Diego
8 months ago

Everyone Loves a Clean San Diego

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I Love A Clean San Diego (ILACSD) engaged over 7,500 volunteers at 114 cleanup sites simultaneously at this year’s Coastal Cleanup Day in mid-September. During the three-hour event, volunteers worked …
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Swinging On a Star of Success
8 months ago

Swinging On a Star of Success

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The Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce held their small business awards luncheon in early October to pay tribute to the companies that keep the local economy moving forward. With the theme …
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Mitchell Thorp Foundation Honored With the Starfish Leadership Award
8 months ago

Mitchell Thorp Foundation Honored With the Starfish Leadership Award

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Inspire, Engage, Lead

Beth and Brad Thorp, founders of the Mitchell Thorp Foundation, were recently honored with the 2016 Starfish Leadership Award for their tireless efforts in the mission to …
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Night at the Library
8 months ago

Night at the Library

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The Carlsbad Library and Arts Foundation’s (CLAF) Night at the Library was held in mid-September at the Dove Library. The annual event raises funds to provide financial support for the …
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KLF Raises $120,000 for Survivors of Domestic Violence
8 months ago

KLF Raises $120,000 for Survivors of Domestic Violence

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Changing Lives

Carlsbad nonprofit Kathy’s Legacy Foundation (KLF) held the 2016 Inspiring Dreams Gala at the Sheraton Carlsbad Resort & Spa in early October to raise awareness of domestic abuse. …
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