Diversity: The uniqueness each of us brings to the table. It is the unique combination of various diversity dimensions that makes each of us different from and similar to others. Inclusion: The ability to interact with people in a way that makes them feel as if they belong and are welcome to be themselves. Do […]
Focused on autism and the healing power of the love of a dog, A feature length documentary about a child with autism and his service dog — the film is in production! Will it go to the next film festival?
I am a local filmmaker making a film about a non-verbal autistic child […]
Can this really be true? Still? Only 11% have family leave?
My Story: My kids are grown. I come from that age where many women had kids and stopped working. I had 6 precious weeks of time to recover from “birthing my baby” to back to work at 110%. I DID GO BACK to […]
Rakhi is observed on the full moon day of the Hindu month of Shravan. On this special day, sisters tie the sacred Rakhi string on their brothers’ right wrists, and pray for their long life. When a Rakhi is tied on the wrists of close friends and neighbors, it underscores the need for a harmonious […]
The Diwali illuminations add brightness and joy, light replacing darkness, and spreading love amidst hatred. This is a lovely event, if you look you may find a celebration near you. Diwali is also known as the Festival of Lights. Light is significant in Hinduism because it signifies goodness. So, during the Festival of Lights, ‘deeps’, […]
Ganesh Chaturthi, a popular Hindu festival, also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi, is celebrated all over India, especially in Maharashtra. This is a ten day festival beginning on the fourth day (Shukla Chaturthi) and ending on the fourteenth day of the waxing moon period (Anant Chaturdashi) in the month of Bhadrapada (mid-August-mid September). Ganesh Chaturthi significance […]
Learn more about these great exhibitions, web sites and the history of our military service that keeps the USA safe and proud.
Soldiers to Summits – This climbing expedition is designed to help wounded veterans overcome barriers in their lives. This year, the expedition will take place on Mt. Whitney. Located in California, it is […]
Today we had a speaker talk to us about resilience, honesty, hard work and keeping your own identity intact.
It is easy to forget how similar we are, how much we need to help each other and how easy it is to think “me first”. Dr. Singh tells a story about learning his values from […]
Sometimes it happens, that you lose your BALANCE… you work so much that you have no social life, or you have kids, commitments, other “attention-grabbers” that NEED so much of your time, you don’t ever do anything for yourself.
In order to be the best that you can be at work, at home, and stay […]
Honoring those who have answered our country’s call to military service is personal passion for members of military families. For Mario Diaz, Three of his uncles served in the military honorably during different wars. That is why when Díaz was appointed by California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. three years ago to be part of […]