The First CLF “Kid” starts his own YouTube Channel for…CLF!
Mario Arevalo, the eldest sibling of the very first family the CLF “adopted” in 1994, has started his very own YouTube Channel- “CLF-LOST and FOUND.” PLEASE check it out, and subscribe to his channel right away. The more we spread the word, the better it is for the youth we serve, and our work, as a whole. We are so proud of him!
SHOP AMAZON SMILE FOR CLF-YEAR ROUND!
One of the easiest, most convenient and fast ways to earn funds for the Children’s Lifesaving Foundation is to adjust your Amazon home page (basically, whenever you log on to shop, a percentage of all your purchases go straight to us-courtesy of Amazon.com!) Just go to this link, and click, bookmark it, and SHOP as normal! That’s IT. Thank you and Happy Shopping!
Camp4All is in the Malibu Times!
Thank you to the Malibu Times, writer Nancy Sagona and photographer Julie Ellerton for this great article on the CLF’s Camp4All Summer Program, and our collaboration with the Malibu Underdogs to teach at-risk and homeless youth and families to surf and enjoy the summer at Zuma! (*Please note, the article focuses on only ONE of our camp days, and the whole Camp4All Program actually runs from June 23rd through to mid-August.:)
CLF Founder Maria D’Angelo is a People Magazine Hero Among Us!
On Saturday, May 10th, 2014, Arianna Huffington and other special guests joined us for our Springtime Champagne Brunch & Fundraiser in Malibu! It was an incredibly inspiring day of wisdom and thoughts and hearts shared, wonderful food, and great music by young wunderkinds Jonathon Forrester & Jilliane Wagner. Joining us will be Arianna’s lovely sister, writer Agapi Stassinopoulos, author of Parenting Without Power Struggles- Susan Stiffelman, Design Entrepreneur Bobi Leonard-and-a surprise visit from Marianne Williamson, famed author of Return to Love. The CLF raised funds for its Camp4All & Vita Network. Read about it at The Malibu Times Online.
We Were The LA Business Journal’s “Non-Profit of the Year” in 2013!
It’s true! The CLF won the esteemed honor of one of the LA Business Journal’s “Non-Profits of the Year” in the summer of 2013. What a tremendous honor!
…On May 22nd, 2013, CLF Founder & President will receive the “Harvey’s Hero”Award on The Steve Harvey Show, for her twenty years of dedication and work serving the youth and families in the Children’s Lifesaving Foundation’s three platforms of programs. Congrats, Maria…! Great job! (And thanks so much again to Mr. Harvey and Staff for this illustrious award!) Thanks also to the California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) for an AMAZING $5,000 Gift Certificate for our Weekly Family Dinners, and to SONY Electronics for donating 35 INCREDIBLE SONY VIOS Laptops to our our Care through College Program on the Show! WOW!! What a GREAT surprise!!
The Children’s Lifesaving Foundation Featured in People Magazine. Wow!
-Maria and the CLF “Kids” in the February 2013 People Magazine! (CLF Founder & President Maria D’Angelo, along with CLF “Kids” Christopher, Monica and daughter Natalie, Jasmin and Valentino are featured in the Heroes Among Us Section of People Magazine! We are so thankful to writer Johnny Dodd and the great staff at People for such a wonderful article.