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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...

Autism Speaks - Walk Now For Autism Speaks San Diego

Airdate: Sunday, September 14, 2014

Autism Speaks is the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism.  They're also all about raising awareness and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.   Read more...

The San Diego LGBT Community Center

Airdate: Sunday, September 7, 2014

The San Diego LGBT Community Center is one of the largest LGBT community centers in the nation.  They create, empower and sustain many different facets of San Diego's LGBT and HIV communities by providing a variety of direct program services. Read more...

City Of Hope

Airdate: Sunday, August 31, 2014

Research to find a cure for cancer, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and other life threatening diseases continues, thanks to the many different organizations and research centers around the world.  At City of Hope they are focused on rapidly transforming scientific discoveries into better treatments and better prevention strategies for these life-threatening diseases.   Read more...

Informed Voters - Fair Judges Project

Airdate: Sunday, August 24, 2014

With Election Day not too far off, the National Association of Women Judges has kicked off a campaign to help better educate voters about a new and disturbing trend in our courts and to help us make the right decisions come election time.  The goal of the Informed Voters-Fair Judges Project is to return the courts back to the way they used to be before politics and special interests came into play. Read more...

The Kelly McGinnis Memorial Foundation

Airdate: Sunday, August 17, 2014

Many of the vocational programs we find in our high schools these days help students prepare for jobs as skilled workers.  It's what made a difference in Kelly McGinnis' life before he passed away.  Because these programs meant so much to him, his family started an organization in his name to help students in these programs as well as the programs themselves.   Read more...

The Climate Education Partners Climate Change Report

A report was recently released that discusses how science can help prepare the San Diego are for climate change.  It's part of a collaborative effort by the Climate Education Partners to develop and implement a climate change education plan for our region.   Read more...

Team Challenge - TriRock San Diego Triathlon

Airdate: Sunday, August 3, 2014

Crohn's and colitis are two diseases we don't hear much about.  They're diseases of the digestive system and because of their nature, those that are affected by them don't like to talk about it with others.  That's starting to change though thanks to the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America.  It's events like the TriRock San Diego Triathlon, which benefits the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation, that are helping to make a difference.  The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation's Team Challenge is doing their part to get participants ready for the big event next month.   Read more...

Feeding America San Diego

Airdate: Sunday, July 27, 2014

So many San Diegans don't know where their next meal is coming from.  Feeding America San Diego is working to change that.  At Feeding America San Diego, they believe that going hungry is not an option.  They are working towards building a hunger-free and healthy community by distributing fresh, nutritious food throughout the county. Read more...

San Diego Humane Society And SPCA

Airdate: Sunday, July 20, 2014

San Diego County has thousands of homeless animals filling up our shelters that are in need of good homes.  The San Diego Humane Society and SPCA has been in the forefront working relentlessly for years to change this situation.  Adoptions are a big part of who they are.  But, they are so much more than that. Read more...