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From left:  Meryl Kern, Tower Cancer Research Foundation board member; Dr. Jay Orringer, honoree; Nancy Mishkin, Tower Cancer Research Foundation chair; Beth Goren, honoree and Magnolia Council president, and Shelley Warsavsky, Magnolia Council chair. Photo by Tiffany Rose & Vivien Best

Tower Cancer Research Foundation’s Magnolia Council Spirit of Hope Luncheon Benefits Research, Patient & Survivor Support

Posted: Friday, October 20, 2017 – 3:49 PM Last week, more than over 600 women and leaders in entertainment, politics, business and medicine attended Tower Cancer Research Foundation’s (TCRF) Magnolia Council Spirit of Hope Luncheon & Boutique at The Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills to honor philanthropist and President of the Magnolia Council, Beth Goren, […] Read More

Thalians Hold ‘Bash’ For Vets

S-Thalians At The Thalians “10th Anniversary Backyard Bash,” the charity presented a $250,000 check to its prime beneficiary UCLA’s Operation Mend, which provides mental health services to wounded war veterans. Read More

Lucy Has Waited Nearly a Year: Is it Time to Bring Her Home?

LUCY - ID#A1658159 There are over 870 dogs and over 530 cats waiting to be adopted or fostered at Los Angeles Animal Services today. These loving animals find themselves in the shelter in often fearful conditions. This is kitten season, and there are many cats and kittens who are looking for a better life. For our canine friends, the pit bull terrier and the Chihuahua are all-too-often in the shelter. LA Animal Services can be found at, where you can view all of these lovely animals on their website.  Read More

Friars Charitable Foundation Celebrates Its Grantees

Friars Charitable Foundation board members, from left, Linda Schwartz, Jay Rakow, Marilyn Stambler, Lou Zigman, Marge Graf, Fran Zigman and Lissa Harrison. Photo by Maxine Picard Posted: Friday, September 22, 2017 – 5:31 PM The Friars Charitable Foundation held it Annual Garden Soiree at the home of Board Member Marge and Allan Graf to honor some of the foundation’s grantees. In addition to board members, guests included Daniele Beasely and Merihan Tynan of Cove Street Capital, the foundation’s investment advisors. The […] Read More

Riviera Golf Tourney Benefiting Blind Children’s Center Scores Big

Patti & Tom Sullivan, Rosemary & Greg Mack Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 – 5:23 PM Stars from the entertainment and sports worlds took to the fairways and greens of the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades to raise funds for the Tom Sullivan Blind Children’s Center Celebrity Golf Classic. The Center, located in Hollywood, serves 100 children annually—from birth through second grade—who […] Read More

Art Collector Eugenio Lopez Hosts Reception For Artist Enrique Martinez Celaya Benefitting Project Angel Food

Richard Ayoub, Enrique Martinez Celaya and Joe Mannis Posted: Monday, May 15, 2017 – 12:45 PM Contemporary art collector Eugenio Lopez recently opened his mid-century modern Beverly Hills home for an intimate reception for the internationally celebrated L.A.-based artist and sculptor, Enrique Martinez Celaya. Guests enjoyed food prepared by celebrity chef Kai Loebach and had the opportunity to purchase a limited edition signed and […] Read More