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R Star

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES - Ongoing R Star has a few areas where help, guidance, and assistance would be so appreciated! Updated October 2020: The support we need now is not only funds but techy volunteers.  We need someone capable of running a virtual fundraiser since none of our Board knows how and we do not use our funds for anything except our programs.  Right, we are entirely volunteers, no one is paid.  Additionally, we seek help …

Partner Connection: Unlocking The Success of Communities (Zoom)

Elida Sanchez became an Impact Giving Partner in 2021 and as a Macro Social Worker will join us to discuss: Unlocking the Success of Communities Through Advocacy and Collaboration Many local families are faced with extraordinary circumstances; we are changing the lives of children and families immediately through nonprofit giving. In this Partner Connection, we will work to understand the value of donations and how far money goes in the nonprofit world especially during a pandemic. ZOOM: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81851422938 …

Book Club: In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson

On March 2nd, we’ll be discussing In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin by Erik Larson. We have chosen an Erik Larson book because on March 6th @ 8 PM, he will be speaking at Segrestrom Center for the Arts. For those interested, tickets are $49 (plus fees) - deadline of Feb 10th to commit. Even if you aren't able to finish the book, you are still welcome to join the …

Partner Connection: Erik Larson (Author) Speaking Engagement

Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA

Hailed as “one of America’s greatest storytellers” by NPR, Erik Larson will regale you with the captivating stories behind his subjects, how he creates such immersive histories, and what strange and inspiring details show up in the random archive boxes he searches through for a good story. On March 2nd, our book club will be meeting to discuss In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin by Erik Larson. For those …

Impact Giving Thirsty Thursday

Wine Gallery 1833 S Coast Hwy #110, Laguna Beach, CA

Drop by for a glass of wine and a conversation with with Impact Giving Board Chair, Amy Larson.  Meet some of your fellow Partners. Feel free to bring a friend (or two). Registration is not necessary, but feel free to let us know you are coming and we'll save you a chair. RSVP HERE

Beyond Blindness – Vision Beyond Sight Gala

Marconi Automotive Museum 1302 Industrial Drive, Tustin, CA

Vision Beyond Sight – A Dining in the Dark Experience You’re invited to an unforgettable evening that will build bright futures for children with visual impairments and other disabilities, and their families. Mark your calendars now for the Beyond Blindness Vision Beyond Sight Gala: Funding the Future

14TH IMPACT GIVING ANNUAL AWARDS EVENT

Turnip Rose 1570 Scenic Ave, Costa Mesa, CA

We are looking forward to our in-person celebration where we will award our 2023 Impact Giving grants and recognize all of our inspiring finalists. Sponsorships available & tickets on sale in the Spring. Check back then for more information!