Laguna Beach’s Friendship Shelter Holds Roaring 25th and Celebrates Official Founder

By Petrina Friede        Photography courtesy of Friendship Shelter and Petrina Friede Lights, camera, action and The Great Gala for the Laguna Beach Friendship

December 03, 2013 Fundraisers

Chapman University’s 32nd Annual American Celebration Raises Recordbreaking $2.2M

By Petrina Friede    Photography courtesy of Chapman University and Petrina Friede The 32nd anniversary of one of the top social events in Orange County–this year’s

November 21, 2013 Fundraisers

OneOC Receives $30,000 Grant from Bank of America

Left to right, Regino Diaz, Area Executive, SVP, Orange County/Los Angeles and OneOC Board member,  Daniel J. McQuaid, OneOC President and CEO  and Arnold A.

November 12, 2013 Featured Profiles

Edwards Lifesciences Corp to Be Honored at National Philanthropy Day OC as Outstanding Large Business

Photography courtesy of the OC Chapter of the Asociation of Fundraising Professionals With a dedication to health and education and charitable giving exceeding $4.5M worldwide

November 12, 2013 Featured Profiles, Fundraisers

Nine Marine-Related Charities Benefit from West Marine Newport’s Cruising for a Cause

Photography by Peggy O’Donnell West Marine held the grand opening celebration of its Flagship Store in Newport Beach on Thursday, October 3 through Sunday, October

October 24, 2013 Fundraisers

OC Baron’s “Boots on the Beach” Kicks Up Funds for American Cancer Society

By Petrina Friede                 Photography by Peggy O’Donnell The lovely Newport Dunes setting helped create a laid-back atmosphere for the OC Barons League’s15th annual fundraiser “Boots

October 22, 2013 Fundraisers, Uncategorized

Association of Fundraising Professionals to Honor Victoria Collins, Ph.D., CFP, with Outstanding Philanthropist Award

Photo courtesy of the OC Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals Recognized for her leadership in empowering women and girls to be financially confident

Pacific Symphony Celebrates 35th Season with Russian-Themed Opening Night Gala

By Petrina Friede             Photos by Nicholas Koon Photography Classical music lovers in formal attire anticipated a night of grand entertainment as they packed

October 15, 2013 Fundraisers

Vanguard University’s Global Center for Women & Justice Shines Light on Sex Trafficking

Photography by Ann Chatillon It was a pleasure for to be an official media sponsor of the recent “More Priceless Thank Diamonds luncheon in

September 30, 2013 Friendraiser, Fundraisers

Blue Jeans and Fast Cars Draw Sell Out Crowd in Support of VetNet and Working Wardrobes

By Petrina Friede      Photography by Katie Sarpolis “Blue Jeans and Fast Cars” drew a sell-out crowd to the Marconi Automotive Museum for a

September 27, 2013 Fundraisers
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