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Collage: UCP of Orange County Aug. 21, 2017

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Cerebral Palsy is the result of some type of trauma-or injury to the brain before, during or shortly after birth. It's a permanent but not progressive disorder characterized by a disruption of motor skkills. Once cerebral palsy occurs, it doesn't get better or worse. With therapy the quality of life and function can be greatly improved.

Please join KSBR News Director Dawn Kamber as she welcomes United Cerebral Palsy of Orange County, known as UCP of County. Board Chair Jim Corbett and Development Director Elizabeth Beas.

https://www.ucp-oc.org/UCP/

 

Collage: AARP'S Foundation Experience Corps Aug. 14, 2017

 

 

aarp.jpgOrange County's seniors have the chance to improve the reading skills of children grades Kindergarten through third grade in AARP'S Foundation Experience Corps. The program started in South County at three sites, with 25 tutors and 85 children.

Please join KSBR News Director Dawn Kamber as she welcomes Foudation Program Director Janice Frezhette and Volunteer Recruitment Specialist Karen Banse.

http://www.aarp.org/experience-corps/

Collage: The Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary Aug. 7, 2017

 

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The Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary is a wildlife observation preserve, located in Modjeska Canyon. It has a Natural Science Center, with interactive exhibits, live animals, native animal taxidermy and children's activities. It's operated by Cal State Fullerton's College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics.

Please join KSBR News Director Dawn Kamber as she welcomesTucker Wildlife Sanctuary Director Meg Sandquist and Site Manager Marcella Gilchrist.

http://www.tuckerwildlife.org/

Collage: Mission Viejo Walk Against Drugs Oct. 9, 2017

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Around four thousand people will march in unity against drugs and promote healthy choices in Mission Viejo on October 21st.

They'll be participating in the 29th Annual Walk Against Drugs and the 10th Annual South County Disaster Preparedness Expo. They will march from Mission Viejo High School to the Oso Community Park in Mission Viejo.

Please join KSBR News Director Dawn Kamber as she welcomes Mission Viejo Chief of Police Services Lt. Ken Binning, Mission Viejo Crime Prevention Specialist Khatra Molina and Mission Viejo Emergency Operations Manager Paul Catsimanes.

http://cityofmissionviejo.org/events/29th-annual-walk-against-drugs-and-10th-annual-south-county-disaster-preparedness-expo

 

Collage: Art & Creativity for Healing Sept. 18, 2017

art4healing.jpgArt & Creativity for Healing is a non-profit organization which supports emotional healing through art and creative expression for those living with pain, grief, fear or stress. The programs provide support, acknowledgement and personal acceptance to those who may be experiencing illness, abuse or painful challenges in life.

Please join KSBR News Director Dawn Kamber as she welcomes Art & Creativity for Healing Founder/Executive Director Laurie Zagon who is also an artist, educator and author.

http://www.art4healing.org/

 

Collage: Breast Cancer Awareness Month Oct. 2, 2017

breast_cancer_awareness_month.pngOne in eight women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. Breast Cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among women. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. And that means you'll be seeing a lot of people wearing pink to symbolze breast cancer awareness.

Please join KSBR News Director Dawn Kamber as she welcomes Dr. Stuart Nagasawa, Medical Oncologist from Mission Hospital, Breast Radiologist Dr.Stephen Simon and Nurse Navigator Susann Burnett.

http://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/

Collage: Alzheimer's Orange County Sept. 25, 2017

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Every 66 seconds, someone in America develops Alzheimer's disease. It's the third cause of death in our County. And over 84-thousand people are living with the disease.

Alzheimer's is a progressive brain disease where dementia symptoms gradually worsen over a number of years. In it's early stages, memory loss is mild, but with late-stage Alzheimer's individuals lose the ability to carry on a conversation and respond to their enviroment.

Please join KSBR News Director Dawn Kamber as she welcomes Alzheimer's Orange County Memories in the Making Program Coordinator Ben Allen.

http://www.alzoc.org/

Gary & Kelly with Herb Alpert

gk_at_foa.jpgKSBR's Breakfast with Gary & Kelly was live from each week of this summer's Festival of the Arts in Laguna Beach.  They were joined by numerous special guests, including the legendary Herb Alpert.

Hear the show Saturdays 9 am-noon on KSBR.

Collage: Sickle Cell Foundation July 31, 2017

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Sickle Cell disease is a chronic blood order that causes the blood cells to mutate into the shape of a sickle that blocks blood vessels, which can cause pain or a stroke.

Approximately, one in every 500 African American births and one of every 36-thousand hispanics has Sickle Cell Disease. The life expectancy of those with the disease is about 40 years old.

Please join KSBR News Director Dawn Kamber as she welcomes Sickle Cell Foundation Executive Director Star Simmons and spokesperson Charon Simmons who is Star's son.

http://www.scdfoc.org/

Collage: Homeless Students July 24, 2017

Thirty-five percent of Saddleback College students have housing insecurities. They worry each month on whether they'll have enough money to pay rent, food, books, transportation, and in some cases child care.

Saddleback College has prgrams to help these students with the non-academic barriers to success.

Please join KSBR News Director Dawn Kamber as she welcomes Saddleback College Student Health Center Director Dr. Jeannie Harris-Caldwell.

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