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Local Couple Supports Thriving Arts and Culture Scene in Newport Beach

By Elizabeth Rose Sutton | Special to the NB Indy Although many associate Newport Beach with its beautiful coastline, exquisite cuisine, unique shopping and connected community, the city also has a thriving arts scene and community members who are involved in promoting the arts. One opportunity is to serve on the...

OC Community Foundation Giving Day Raises $2.1 Million for Charity

On April 28, the Newport Beach-based Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) hosted Help Them Home – a collaborative Giving Day designed to combat homelessness and its devastating impact on our community. During the 24-hour online effort, 3,793 donors helped raise a record $2,163,132 for 20 Orange County-based nonprofits offering programs...

Newport’s Perricone Juices Partners with Angels Baseball on ‘Home Run for Kids’

Angels baseball fans are always rooting for our team to hit a home run whenever they play, and this year home runs are more important than ever. This baseball season marks the Fourth Annual “Home Runs for Kids Program,” a partnership in which Newport Beach-based Perricone Juices has pledged to...

Miracles for Kids Golf Tourney Presented by Newport’s Perricone Farms Raises $200K

On Monday, March 29, Miracles for Kids (an Irvine based nonprofit that provides financial and emotional support to families with critically-ill children) hosted its third annual Miracles for Kids Golf Invitational Presented by Perricone Farms of Newport Beach. Participants enjoyed a sunshine-filled day on the green at Santa Ana Country...

Girl Scouts of OC Welcomes Newport Beach Board Members

Girl Scouts of Orange County has appointed six new members to its Board of Directors, including three that live or work in Newport Beach. Ara Anoshiravani of Newport Coast is a Managing Director at a Big Four firm, leading a group of over 350 tax professionals. She is widely recognized...

Orangewood Foundation’s Adventure Challenge Takes Place at Newport Dunes April 24

As one of the leading providers of services to current and former foster youth in Orange County, the Orangewood Foundation helps almost 2,000 foster and community youth annually prepare for independent adulthood. The Orangewood Foundation accomplishes this mission through the generosity of the community with directed donations and sponsorships via...

OC Community Foundation Hosts 24-Hour Fundraiser April 28

On April 28, the Newport Beach-based Orange County Community Foundation (OCCF) will host Help Them Home, a collaborative Giving Day aiming to raise $1 million for 20 OC nonprofits working to combat homelessness and its devastating impact on our community. As the wide-ranging fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic continues to...

Call for Nominations: National Philanthropy Day Orange County

Philanthropists play an important role in any community. They are the ones that support charitable causes and organizations, which in turn rely on funding and volunteers so they can carry out their missions to provide support to community members in need. To recognize these philanthropists – whether individuals or businesses...

Balboa Island Museum Receives Grant from Exchange Club of Newport Harbor

The Balboa Island Museum of Newport Beach has received a $10,000 grant from the Exchange Club of Newport Harbor. George Lesley, President of the Exchange Club, presented the award to Tiffany Pepys Hoey, Executive Director of the Museum, at the service club’s weekly luncheon meeting on Thursday, March 18, 2021....

Sherman Library & Gardens Seeks High School Interns for Summer 2021

Are you a high school student looking for a summer internship? Do you love horticulture and botany? Are you energetic and inquisitive? If you answered “Yes” to those questions, Sherman Library & Gardens in Corona del Mar has a job for you! Sherman Library & Gardens is a 501(c)3 nonprofit cultural...