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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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Stand Up, Stand Proud

Airdate: Sunday, May 24, 2015

Bullying is a major topic of conversation these days. Studies have shown that millions of students are victims of bullying or cyber bullying each year. Bullying doesn't only occur in our schools though. It can, and does, happen in the workplace. Stand Up, Stand Proud is an anti-bullying empowerment campaign for both schools and businesses that aims to encourage people to proudly stand up for who they are, as well as for those who can't. Read more and listen to this episode...

McAlister Institute

Airdate: Sunday, May 17, 2015

When it comes to substance abuse programs and recovery homes in San Diego County, there are many choices. The McAlister Institute is one of the largest and most experienced when it comes to helping individuals and families struggling with addiction. Read more and listen to this episode...

San Diego Regional Center And Noah Homes

Airdate: Sunday, May 10, 2015

The San Diego Regional Center is committed to excellence in meeting the needs of those with develomental disabilities. They provide their clients with opportunities to participate in everyday living experiences, allowing them to grow and develop to their highest potential. Read more and listen to this episode...

Movers For Moms

Airdate: Sunday, May 3, 2015

Two Men & A Truck is a local moving company that gives back to the community in a big way every year. They do this with two big collection drives. They are currently collecting items for their Movers for Moms campaign, a donation drive to deliver needed items and gifts to women escaping domestic violence who are staying at the YWCA of San Diego County. All this just in time for Mother's Day! Read more and listen to this episode...

Chula's Mission

Airdate: Sunday, April 26, 2015

Losing a parent is devastating to anyone, but even more so for a young child. What happens to a young girl who loses her mother? Knowing the emptiness that losing a mother can leave in a daughter's heart, the founders of Chula's Mission have created a supportive place for young motherless girls. Read more and listen to this episode...

UCSD Mitochondrial Disease Research Fund - Mito 5K Run, Walk And Roll

Airdate: Sunday, April 19, 2015

Mitochondrial Disease is not something we know a lot about or often hear about. In fact, it's not just the average person who doesn't know, but even those in the medical field are in the dark. The UCSD Mitochondrial Research Fund continues to raise awareness and funds to find a cure for this deadly disease. Read more and listen to this episode...

A Night To Remember Prom

Airdate: Sunday, April 12, 2015

A Night To Remember Prom - a prom unlike any you have ever heard of, seen or been to. A Night To Remember Prom is just that. It's a prom for those with special needs and one that is truly something special!  Read more and listen to this episode...

Poway Valley Therapeutic Riding Center

Airdate: Sunday, April 5, 2015

The Poway Valley Therapeutic Riding Center, or PoVa, is a non-profit organization offering therapeutic horseback riding to children and adults with special needs. PoVa is made up of a dedicated team of instructors whose expertise includes therapeutic riding instruction, extensive equestrian backgrounds and experience teaching those with special needs. Read more and listen to this episode...

Outside The Lens

Airdate: Sunday, March 29, 2015

There's a non-profit organization here in San Diego that takes a different approach to empowering our youth to create change within themselves, their community and the world. Outside the Lens does this through photography, videography and digital media. They teach their students to think creatively and to engage in issues that matter to them. Read more and listen to this episode...

Make-A-Wish San Diego

Airdate: Sunday, March 22, 2015

A child is diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition nearly every day in San Diego. Make-A-Wish San Diego grants wishes to many of these children to help enrich their lives with hope and joy. Read more and listen to this episode...