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How to Inspire Thankfulness in Kids

How to Inspire Thankfulness in Kids

As Thanksgiving approaches, it’s easy to get distracted by the excitement of delicious food, football games, Black Friday shopping, and the quest for the perfect table settings. As people gather w . . .

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Volunteer Opportunities and Ways to Help Others

Volunteer Opportunities and Ways to Help Others

Looking for ways to volunteer and help others in San Diego? Here are several ways to give back and support the local community. ORGANIZE A DONATION DRIVE FOR CASA DE AMPAROCasa de Amp . . .

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41 Random Acts of Kindness: How to Make the World a Better Place

41 Random Acts of Kindness: How to Make the World a Better Place

41 Random Acts of Kindness  If you’ve ever experienced a random act of kindness, you know what joy a simple act can bring. Encourage your family to spread kindness to others this holiday sea . . .

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Get Involved: San Diego's Charitable Houses

Get Involved: San Diego's Charitable Houses

This past summer, Anne-Marie Penkala’s 13-year-old daughter underwent two scoliosis-related surgeries and spent eight days in Rady Children’s Hospital. During that time, Penkala and her family fou . . .

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24 Ways To Give Thanks

24 Ways To Give Thanks

You’ve probably heard the saying “gratitude is an attitude,” but it’s more than that. A thankful heart prevents us from overlooking everyday blessings, like a delicious dinner or a warm bed. . . .

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San Diego Rescue Mission Preschool Offers Hope for Homeless Kids

San Diego Rescue Mission Preschool Offers Hope for Homeless Kids

Every night the San Diego Rescue Mission shelters hundreds of homeless people, including dozens of kids. The county’s population of homeless children is in the thousands, with that number growing . . .

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Give the Gift of Service this Holiday Season

Give the Gift of Service this Holiday Season

When Spring Valley resident Jenn Hurdsman’s family helped out at Sweetwater Summit Regional Park recently, they pulled weeds and helped install No Parking signs. Jenn says, “As we left the park, . . .

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