Cute Kids Photo w Female programmer-TRueCar CodingisCool April 12 2017

Spring Break & #CodingisCool at TrueCar!

Our amazing friends at TrueCar once again hosted an incredible #CodingisCool Workshop on April 12th, 2017, for our teens, middle schoolers, and little ones, (even flying in one amazing female programmer from San Francisco for us!) and ten other programmers got together to teach this workshop for the students in the CLF’s Care through College…


Family Night in Santa Monica-thanks to CPK on Third St. Promenade!

Our awesome friends at the California Pizza Kitchen (CPK!) TREATED us to a wonderful, early dinner last week over Spring Break- and we couldn’t be more appreciative! The staff there is wonderful, and we highly recommend you going to get a nice lunch there, right near the beach, when you are in Santa Monica…CPK, through…

Happy 2017 and Happy MLK DAY!

Happy New Year! CLF had another great MLK Day Celebration with the MLK Westside Coalition-and then went to see Hidden Figures (and the little ones we took to see Monster Trucks!) We all love hanging out together on this day-and it has become our annual tradition!  

Dick Van Dyke Pat Benatar Neil Giraldo Arlene Van Dyke Maria DAngelo December 4 Holiday Event Malibu Jubilee

We had a GREAT Holiday Season!

The Children’s Lifesaving Foundation had another amazing Holiday Season! We had a wonderful time at our Malibu Holiday Jubilee (which you read about  HERE in this  wonderful article by Nancy Sagona of the Malibu Times, and this awesome one in the Malibu Surfside News by Barbara Burke  )  honoring our great friends, Pat Benatar &…


Save the Date! Saturday, December 4th, from 12-3 pm!

We are so excited to be honoring our dear friends, Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo this year, at our Malibu Jubilee: A Celebration of Families Event, at Camp Hess Kramer in Malibu! You can bring the entire family! Get Tickets & Family Packs HERE!


The SoCal Honda Good Guys and Happy Hondaween Party!

This Monday, October 24th, at the Venice Pop Up Park! The SoCal Honda Good Guys will be handing out costumes, doing amazing Halloween crafts, and we’ll be enjoying treats and a super afternoon-come down & join us-3:30-6pm!

Jack Littman

Dream Mentor Jack Littman

This past Tuesday, we had the pleasure of meeting singer/songwriter Jack Littman, who met some of our Care through College students & Vita Network families, told us about his musical journey, talked art and life, and even played us a few great songs! Then, the kids & teens helped create the artwork for Jack’s upcoming…

Abbot Kinney Fest Photo

The CLF at the Abbot Kinney Festival!

We will be at the Abbot Kinney Festival next Sunday, September 25th, 2016-please come and find us! We will be face-painting, hanging out, and spreading the news about our work. The Abbot Kinney Festival Foundation will also be giving the CLF’s Care through College Program a grant that afternoon! Please do not miss it, it’s…


Back-to-School in STYLE

The CLF was able to give away over 150 backpacks filled with school supplies, and so kindly and generously donated by our great friends at FOXGives, TriNet and Julia Hobbs Speech Therapy. We gave out these back packs and school supplies to the students in our Care through College Program, as well as to our…