Lifeline as New COVID-19 Testing Site
Due to an increased demand for COVID-19 testing, San Diego County has opened several new sites this week, including one Thursday at North County Lifeline in Vista. On Tuesday, a site opened at Lemon Grove Senior Center, 8235 Mount Vernon St., open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p...
STOLEN Documentary Wins an Emmy - In Partnership with Project LIFE
NBC 7's big winner this year was the multi-part investigative series "STOLEN: A Year-Long Investigation Into Child Sex Trafficking and Exploitation," which garnered five awards. T20's winner circle included Rigoberto Villalobos, who claimed the statuette in the Talent – Anchor – News category....
Oceanside Boys & Girls Club, North County Lifeline Among Grant Winners
The Oceanside Community Foundation Wednesday announced $80,000 in grants to six nonprofit organizations for programs aimed and promoting diversity and inclusion for local students. The funding went to organizations offering afternoon enrichment programming, with the goal of accelerating stu...
Oceanside goes green for Earth Month
Oceanside goes green for Earth Month by Samantha Nelson April 28, 2021 OCEANSIDE — For the past 11 years each April, the city has gone the extra mile to encourage its residents to take better care of the Earth. In previous years the city would celebrate every April...
North County Lifeline Supports Youth Mental Health Through Outdoor Recreation
APRIL 22, 2021 NORTH COUNTY LIFELINE SUPPORTS YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH THROUGH OUTDOOR RECREATION Brooke Stance, Communications & Events Manager, North County Lifeline North County Lifeline’s Club Crown Heights is a free afterschool program that serves youth in grades K-12 who live...
CCF Reaches Out
The Fund for Supportive Housing and Homeless Recovery, established in 2019, made $25,000 grants to Community Resource Center, North County Lifeline and Solutions for Change to provide assistance to some of the most vulnerable populations in our community. Coastal Community Foundation posted more tha...
RESPECT program’s new San Marcos center offers fun, games for at-risk youth
New San Marcos site set to open for after-school program targeting young at-risk teens. Social worker from North County Lifeline helps address needs of the teens’ families, from food to rent to medical bills. By TERI FIGUEROA FEB. 16, 2021 1:30 PM PT SAN MARCOS — The...
Rest Haven awards grants to area nonprofits
Rest Haven Children’s Health Fund, a foundation supporting health-related services for underserved children in San Diego and Imperial counties, recently awarded grants totaling $172,122 to 16 area nonprofits. Six of the nonprofits selected this year were first-time recipients: Aseltine School, Bo...
National City Kidnapping Case Highlights Growing Role of Gaming Apps in Child Exploitation
Police rescued an 11-year-old girl who was kidnapped from her National City home. The case shines a light on the channels predators use to contact children. Child exploitation is up 90% from the previous year in part due to COVID-19. ProjectLIFE staff, Kathleen Thomas, provides insight on increased...
Local Foundation exceeds $1 million in grants to support those in need
(Courtesy) DEL MAR TIMES JAN. 29, 2021 10:43 AM PT During the challenges of COVID, many individuals are stepping up and supporting their neighbors and those in need. This act of care is witnessed by an increase in charitable giving. This is the case with a local foundation in Encin...