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Celebrating Eight Years of Service to the Community

Celebrating Eight Years of Service to the Community

Guests at the open house of the Churches of Scientology of Europe January 25 were welcomed to the celebration in Flemish and French and invited to enjoy the art exhibition and cocktail dînatoire, or buffet, of assorted French and Belgian delicacies or…

LA Scientology Volunteer Ministers Respond to Disasters

LA Scientology Volunteer Ministers Respond to Disasters

Southern California Scientology Volunteer Ministers were alerted over the weekend to be on call. The National Weather Service warned that Santa Ana winds gusting to 55 mph in the mountains could set off a new round of fires in the beleaguered…

Volunteer Minister Creating a Revival of the Spirit in Kenya

Volunteer Minister Creating a Revival of the Spirit in Kenya

For the past five years, Daniel Okello has been spearheading a peaceful revolution of increased self-worth and industry in villages throughout Western Kenya. The manager of a business school in the town of Suna-Migori near the border of Tanzania, Okello’s passion in…

Coach Sue Semrau of Florida State University Named 2018 Barefoot Coach of the Year by Samaritan's Feet

Coach Sue Semrau of Florida State University Named 2018 Barefoot Coach of the Year by Samaritan's Feet

Samaritan’s Feet International proudly announces that Sue Semrau, Head Women’s Basketball Coach for Florida State University, has been selected as the 2018 “Barefoot Coach of the Year.” The award will be presented to Semrau pre-game at the women’s basketball game…

Volunteer Ministers Help Neighbors Contend With Devastating Mudslides

Volunteer Ministers Help Neighbors Contend With Devastating Mudslides

Hillsides burned by the massive La Tuna Canyon Fire in Burbank, California, three months ago, were pummeled by heavy rainfall last week. The downfall saturated the scorched and loosened soil, creating rivers of mud that cascaded down on the communities…

Designer Andrew Jang of Adriaen Black Donates 370 Custom-Made Coats to Bronx Students

Designer Andrew Jang, founder of the Manhattan-based private label clothing brand Adriaen Black, donated 370 custom-tailored coats to students at PS 154 in the Bronx, New York this winter. Most prominently known for creating custom suits for top NBA players’…

Miami Scientologists Thanked for Help to the Community

Miami Scientologists Thanked for Help to the Community

The Church of Scientology Miami launched 2018 by recognizing the community spirit and hard work of volunteers active in humanitarian initiatives the Church supports. The program began with the Director of Public Affairs recognizing volunteers with certificates of appreciation. She followed this…

Alpert Family Generational Philanthropy Benefits Families of Southern Florida

​​​​Robert Alpert, son of Ferd and Gladys Alpert, continues the generational focus on community philanthropy with the initial gift which caused the formation of the “Alpert Jewish Family & Children's Service of Palm Beach County, Inc. (AJFCS).”  Established in 1974…

Two Congregations Come Together in Prayer and Song

Two Congregations Come Together in Prayer and Song

Church of Scientology of Sacramento hosted the Christian Fellowship Ministry for an interfaith holiday service featuring Rev. Dr. Alice Baber-Banks and her ministry’s choir. Both Scientology and Christian sermons emphasized the importance of love in today’s society. Concerned that America’s…

Helping to Brighten the Holidays for Those in Need

Helping to Brighten the Holidays for Those in Need

Homelessness is an urgent issue affecting an estimated 8,500 in Seattle. And for 15 years the Volunteer Ministers of the Church of Scientology Seattle have helped address the needs of these and other low-income families by volunteering with Food Lifeline, a…

Ananas Foundation is Using Cryptocurrency to Bridge Divides and Fight Misinformation

​​​​​​​Fighting misinformation in a rapid 24-hours news cycle and the age of social media can be a challenge. Zeena Qureshi, social-tech entrepreneur, cofounder and CEO of the Ananas Foundation, believes that a cryptocurrency can change the world. Using cutting edge technology, the Ananas…

25 Years of Christmas Cheer for the Clearwater Community

25 Years of Christmas Cheer for the Clearwater Community

Downtown Clearwater was once more transformed this year when the Church of Scientology and Clearwater Community Volunteers presented Winter Wonderland Dec. 2 to 22 in Osceola Park. Located at the corner of Drew Street and Osceola Avenue, Winter Wonderland is a complete…

Craig and Martine Zinn, and Subaru of Pembroke Pines Chooses JAFCO as Beneficiary Charity for the Share the Love Event

Craig and Martine Zinn, and Subaru of Pembroke Pines Chooses JAFCO as Beneficiary Charity for the Share the Love Event

JAFCO celebrated the holiday season with their annual Family Funday. This annual event has become a staple for the families they serve at the JAFCO Children's Ability Center. The day was filled with holiday spirit as the families celebrated the…

Samaritan's Feet Receives Three-Year Grant From National Service Agency

Samaritan’s Feet has been selected by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency that leads the nation’s volunteering and civic engagement efforts, as the recipient of a three-year grant ($106,000 a year) to serve 6,000 underprivileged children…

'Operation Deep Dive' to Examine Veteran Suicide Causes and Factors

'Operation Deep Dive' to Examine Veteran Suicide Causes and Factors

​America’s Warrior Partnership, University of Alabama researchers and the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation have partnered on a four-year research study that will examine the factors and potential causes involved in suicides and early mortality due to self-harm among military veterans. Funded…

Annual Toast To Living Well Gala Raises $675,000 for the Altus Foundation

Annual Toast To Living Well Gala Raises $675,000 for the Altus Foundation

ZT Wealth and Altus Foundation held their annual Toast To Living Well Gala at the beautiful Hilton Americas in downtown Houston this past weekend with 1,500 people in attendance. The theme “La Moda Futura,” meaning Fashion of the Future, encouraged guests…

John Feather, PhD, CEO of Grantmakers In Aging, Receives Lifetime Achievement Award From National Hispanic Council on Aging

John Feather, PhD, CEO of Grantmakers In Aging, Receives Lifetime Achievement Award From National Hispanic Council on Aging

John Feather, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of Grantmakers In Aging (GIA), accepted the 2017 Ophelia Rinaldi Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Hispanic Council on Aging at its annual awards dinner in Washington, DC last evening. The award recognizes Dr. Feather’s…

Nonprofits on GiveGab's Giving Platform Raised Over $43 Million on #GivingTuesday

Nonprofits on GiveGab's Giving Platform Raised Over $43 Million on #GivingTuesday

On Nov. 28, 2017, thousands of nonprofits used GiveGab to promote their causes, engage with their supporters, and raise funds during this year’s #GivingTuesday movement. Over $43 million in donations have been accounted for so far, with that number expected…

Survivor Is Empowering Women, Promoting Perseverance & Supporting Charity With New Story-Inspired Jewelry Line

Survivor Is Empowering Women, Promoting Perseverance & Supporting Charity With New Story-Inspired Jewelry Line

Survivor, Melissa Matthews, is empowering women, promoting perseverance, and supporting charities through her new, story-inspired Meljourne Women jewelry line. Celebrating today's women who have transformed personal tragedies into positive, purpose-driven missions, Meljourne Women consists of individual jewelry collections that symbolically…

Bernhardt Wealth Management Announces Winner of Profiles in Success Award

Bernhardt Wealth Management Announces Winner of Profiles in Success Award

Gordon J. Bernhardt, chief executive officer of Bernhardt Wealth Management, presented Alan Horowitz, chief executive officer of AcisTek Corporation, an award-winning IT professional services firm located in Arlington, Virginia, with the 2017 Profiles in Success Award. Horowitz accepted the award during…

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