Living Better in San Diego

Living Better In San Diego is a public affairs presentation of the Lincoln Financial Media stations of San Diego.  Host Gary Lee features issues, personalities, newsmakers, and stories important to San Diego County residents each Sunday morning at 5:30 am.

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San Diego 350

Airdate: Sunday, November 23, 2014

Climate change is something that is on the minds of many these days. San Diego 350 is a volunteer-based organization concerned about climate change and its effects on our livelihoods, well-being and the future for our children.  Read more and listen to this episode...

San Diego Blood Bank - Chargers Blood Drive

Airdate: Sunday, November 16, 2014

The San Diego Blood Bank is an organization that really needs no introduction.  They've been saving lives with quality blood services in San Diego County for years. Today we talk about what the future holds for the blood bank and their upcoming Chargers Blood Drive. Read more and listen to this episode...

The Angel's Depot

Airdate: Sunday, November 9, 2014

Helping San Diego's seniors is a topic we've covered several times on the show in the past. There are various organizations here doing great work in this area, including The Angel's Depot. They are doing what they can to stamp out senior hunger. Read more and listen to this episode...

Movers For Military

Airdate: Sunday, November 2, 2014

There are many for-profit companies in San Diego that give back to the community. One of those companies is Two Men And A Truck. A moving company here in San Diego that hosts two events each year to help those in need.  One of those events, which we'll talk about today, is Movers For Military, a collection drive to help our local vets.   Read more and listen to this episode...

Association Of Fundraising Professionals

Airdate: Sunday, October 26, 2014

National Philanthropy Day is celebrated every year in the fall. The Association of Fundraising Professionals San Diego Chapter celebrates it every year with their annual Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon. The Association of Fundraising Professionals works to advance philanthropy by enabling people and organizations to practice effective and ethical fundraising. Read more and listen to this episode...

San Diego Center For Children

Airdate: Sunday, October 19, 2014

The San Diego Center for Children is an accredited center for therapeutic, education and foster care, dedicated to serving San Diego's most vulnerable children suffering from behavior and emotional health sturggles.  They truly are a center for children as you will learn today.   Read more and listen to this episode...

American Foundation For Suicide Prevention

Airdate: Sunday, October 12, 2014

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, or AFSP, is a nationwide network of chapters dedicated to serving our communities and working together to eliminate the loss of life by suicide.  The San Diego chapter is working towards this goal by providing innovative prevention programs, educating the public about risks and warning signs and so much more.   Read more and listen to this episode...

San Diego Rescue Mission

Airdate: Sunday, October 5, 2014

The homeless situation in San Diego County has been discussed on this show several times in the past.  On today's show we're gonna talk about the San Diego Rescue Mission.  Another organization helping the homeless, but they are more than just that. They also help those with addictions and pretty much anyone down on their luck.   Read more and listen to this episode...

Identity Theft Resource Center

Airdate: Sunday, September 28, 2014

The topic of today's show is identity theft, something we hear a lot about these days. There is an organization here in San Diego that can help you if you become a victim. The Identity Theft Resource Center also offers tips on how to minimize your risk and what to look for so you don't become a victim.   Read more and listen to this episode...

Just In Time For Foster Youth

Airdate: Sunday, September 21, 2014

There are a variety of organizations and agencies in San Diego County that assist transitioning foster youth.  Just in Time for Foster Youth is one of them.  Just in Time though helps where the others aren't able to.  They create a caring community to help transitioning foster youth achieve self-sufficiency and well being.   Read more and listen to this episode...