Charity/Giving Back

MLK Day

MLK Day

The United States has three people with a national holiday to honor them:  George Washington, Christopher Columbus, and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. In 1979 U.S Representative John Conyers (Michigan Dem) and US Senator Edward Brooke (Mass Republican) introduced a bill to Congress to make Martin Luther King Jr. Day a national holiday.  The bill(…)

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Special Olympics 2015

Special Olympics 2015

In 1962 Eunice Kennedy Shriver held a summer day camp at her farm in Maryland. Thirty five youngsters with intellectual disabilities and a couple dozen counselors attended. The goal was to focus on the abilities the kids had in sports and other activities as opposed to what they couldn’t accomplish. Over the years Shriver’s vision(…)

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Habitat For Humanity

Habitat For Humanity

I had a great time working with the Bank of America team for Habitat For Humanity Los Angeles. It was filled with music, food, hard hats, hammers, tool belts, and pink shirts. It was pretty, pink & powerful. They put on a great event for women in Hollywood. HabitatLA President and CEO, Erin Rank was actively motivating(…)

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