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Scholarship Event Honors Students and Patrons

El Nido recently awarded 25 college scholarships to current or former program participants at a luncheon held at Cal State Los Angeles. The afternoon was a very special event for our students, their families and our guests. Colleges our honorees will be attending include UCLA, Mt. St. Mary’s, Cal States and community colleges. Majors include...
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El Nido Joins Univision to Help Families Plan for Prosperity at Financial Fair

El Nido Joins Univision to Help Families Plan for Prosperity at Financial Fair

For the second year, El Nido was invited by Univision to participate in Feria Financiera: Plan Prosperidad (Financial Fair: Plan Prosperity), a free event, open to the public hosted by the Spanish-language television network and USC and presented by Wells Fargo. The fair offered seminars on personal finance, small business, education aid, and home and...
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2013 Holiday Events

Each year, El Nido Family Centers and our compassionate sponsors spread a little holiday cheer for our clients with toys, books and Santa. In 2013 our toy donors included; Baby2Baby, Citibank, Northrop Grumman, Oakwood School, Wells Fargo, and Westmount Asset Management. Volunteers included; Alatorre Market, Community Lawyers, Inc., Oakwood School, and Wells Fargo.
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Belita Moreno Talks About El Nido On The Red Carpet on ABC TV

We thank our Champions for Families Awards Dinner Master of Ceremonies Belita Moreno, for her assistance in making our evening one of the most successful events in El Nido history! Best known as the salty mother on the “George Lopez,” sitcom, Ms. Moreno is also a seasoned acting coach and worked to prepare El Nido’s...
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Champions for Families Awards Dinner 2013

The Champions for Families Awards Dinner is El Nido Family Centers’ annual fundraiser to support vital programs as well as to celebrate our friends and supporters. Awards are presented to individuals or organizations for their dedication in assisting under-served, abused or neglected children, adolescents or youth in our community. El Nido’s clients are highlighted as...
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Scholarship Luncheon 2013

Since 1992 El Nido Family Centers has awarded over 300 college scholarships to our youth. Luncheons are a moving awards ceremony for our recipients and their families or supporters. Our first scholarships were personally funded by then Board President Larry Carmen. In 2013, eighteen aspiring college graduates received scholarships through the support of; the Payson...
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Health Fair

El Nido’s First Annual Health Fair brought our clients and families together to promote healthy living through physical, mental, emotional and environmental health. Activities included; Kaiser Permanente’s Mobile Health Vehicle, health screenings, information about nutrition, exercise classes, and more in a fun, interactive way. The Health Fair committee members led by Board member Monica Rogan...
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