As a nonprofit organization dedicated to showcasing local art, the Pacific Palisades Art Association features art demonstrations, guest speakers and judged group shows, as well as member solo shows at the public library and local women's club.
Many know them for their famous pancake breakfasts, most recently enjoyed at the Malibu Arts Festival, but the Optimist Club of Malibu’s service extends beyond providing a good breakfast to include 57 years of helping local youth reach their full potential.
I could pack this article with statistics: approximately 23 million people live with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa. Nearly 16 million children under the age of 18 have been orphaned by AIDS in Africa alone. Each day, 6,000 people in Africa die from AIDS.
The time, effort and dedication of the more than 13 million volunteers in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walks have raised more than $810 million to save lives from breast cancer since 1993. Last year alone, 1.4 million walkers across the country raised more than $60 million to help finish the fight against breast cancer.