Agustin Villega’s Funeral Fund

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
agustin_villegasAgustin Villegas was shot and killed in front of 2 of his 4 kids and died on July 15, 2014. He leaves behind a wife and 4 kids. The family has turned to the crowdsourcing website "Give Forward" and is asking for help with funeral costs.   The fatal… Read More

MIND Research Institute Math Fair

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
mathfairThe MIND Research Institute will be hosting The Math Fair on August 2, 2014 at the UCI Bren Events Center at UC Irvine. Admission to the event is FREE and the first 500 will receive FREE parking. Registering… Read More

Malala Day on July 14th

Monday, July 14th, 2014
malala2014Malala Yousafzai turns seventeen on July 14. Since the age of eleven, Malala has been advocating for women and girls' right to education. In October 2012, after gaining worldwide recognition, she was shot in the head by a Taliban gunman while on a school bus in Pakistan.     Malala recovered and has… Read More

MACSD Scholarship Fundraiser 2014

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
MACSD_2014The Media Arts Center in San Diego (MACSD) is seeking $7,000 to help young people to attend their annual summer Youth Media & Tech Camp programs for free.   The producer of the annual San Diego Latino Film Festival, offers youth programs to students… Read More

PCAA celebrates with “Hope”

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
pcaa_oc_2014The annual PCAA fundraiser "Hope on the Range" will be held on Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 6-9 p.m. at the Artimis Defense Institute in Lake Forest. Funds raised will enabled ProvidingHope Action Association… Read More

A Letter to OC’s Sheriff Hutchens

Friday, June 27th, 2014

oc_ice_endsGrassroots immigrant rights groups in Orange County request total end to ICE Collaboration!

  The organizations CoMMUn, DeColores Queer Orange County, Dreams at UC Irvine, Orange County Dream Team, RAIZ, and We are San Juan submitted a letter to Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens requesting… Read More

Heavenly Horses at Bowers Museum

Thursday, June 26th, 2014
bowers_museumThe Bowers Museum, located in the heart of Orange County, is pleased to present its latest exhibition of “Heavenly Horses: Two Thousand Years of Chinese and Japanese Equine Art.” During this Year of the Horse, Bowers celebrates these animals that continue to fascinate and inspire people around… Read More

Phonar Nation class, Orange County

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
[caption id="attachment_6864" align="alignright" width="200"]From left: Christopher Gomez, Derek Vong, Hugo Rodriguez, Jonathan Worth, Viridiana Badillo, Jennifer Fregoso, Larissa Fregoso and Jessica Jimenez. Photo by Mimi Ko Cruz From left: Christopher Gomez, Derek Vong, Hugo Rodriguez, Jonathan Worth, Viridiana Badillo, Jennifer Fregoso, Larissa Fregoso and Jessica Jimenez. Photo by Mimi Ko Cruz[/caption]

Learning Storytelling… Read More

La TechLa on IndieGoGo

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
techlaLa TechLa sets out to teach 1,000 girls in their 10 city international roll-out of this powerful campaign to bring tech to nuestras niñas in the United States, Puerto Rico and Mexico. The goal is to raise $5,000 in 20 days on the crowdfunding website IndieGoGo.   Black Girls… Read More

Joe Nevarez is writing “The Prism”

Friday, June 13th, 2014
joetheprismUnemployed Man starts a Kickstarter for his Science Fiction Book.   Joe Nevarez found himself out of a job last year. As frightening as that was he dug deep to see the possibilities of the situation and took the future into his own hands. Over the last ten months, He has done almost nothing other than write. In the book "The… Read More