Pictures

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Family Health Festival 2009

Family Health Festival 2009

More than 5,000 LA’s BEST kids and their families attended the 7th Annual Family Health Festival held on Sunday, October 25, 2009 on the David Beckham Academy soccer field at the Home Depot Center in Carson. This fun-filled nutrition education forum is designed to create and promote awareness of the importance of making choices for healthier lifestyles. Students and parents participated in activities including yoga, healthy cooking, health screenings and more.
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UnWINEd with LA's BEST

UnWINEd with LA's BEST

UnWINEd with LA's BEST, an annual wine tasting and silent auction hosted by LA's BEST Friends at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica raised more than $65,000 for LA's BEST this fall. More than 400 young philanthropic professionals from Los Angeles attended. Warmest gratitude goes out to our sponsors: Huddle Group, Pricewatershouse Cooper, Rustic Canyon Partners, Reva Shakkottai with RBC Wealth Managers, Arey Jones, TriNet, GE Real Estate, Beverly Loan Company, JetBlue and Core Performance Center. Additional thanks to our Wine Sponsors: Mayacamas Vineyards, Rosenthal/Surfrider, Don Sebastiani & Sons, and Casa Torelli. And finally, many thanks to: BDI Events, AGF, Creative Freedom, Robin Nixon, and Photo Center.


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Target Reads with LA's BEST

Target Reads with LA's BEST

Councilmember José Huizar joined Target leadership and volunteers to makeover Sunrise Elementary’s library, a LA’s BEST site, and accept a $10,000 check from Target for computers at six LA’s BEST sites at the third annual Target Reads with LA’s BEST. Target granted LA’ s BEST with six library makeovers that were completed with the support of Target volunteers, as well as literacy kits for nearly 4,000 children at 25 additional sites. Target Reads with LA's BEST promotes the joy of reading, the importance of education and that “homework is fun.”
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LA’s BEST Kids Set Sail

LA’s BEST Kids Set Sail

Thanks to LA’s BEST supporter Norman Swanton, President & CEO of Warren Resources, Inc., LA’s BEST students from San Pedro-area schools, Bandini, Hawaiian, Cabrillo, 15th Street and Broad Elementary set sail and experienced the TopSail Youth Program at the Los Angeles Maritime Institute where they learned about life aboard a tall ship including how to control the sails, steer the ship and facts about the local marine life. Students enjoyed a hands-on experience with their peers and saw the ocean in a way that they never saw it before.
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Space Camp 2009

Space Camp 2009

LA's BEST Celebrate Science Fair winners and their parents attended U.S. Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama. From the moment they arrived at camp, each student was encouraged to think even deeper about space, the history of space exploration and had the opportunity to mock space missions, weightlessness, g-force, and learn what it takes to build a rocket and successfully launch it and much more.The space campers were thrilled at the chance to play astronauts for a long-weekend, working closely together with their parents and bonding over the wonder of the world beyond the stars. Our generous sponsors including HDR made this dream come true for LA's BEST kids.
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