Member News

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Friday, April 02, 2021
Triunfo Water & Sanitation District, in partnership with the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, will sponsor an online workshop on “Turf Removal and Garden Transformation” at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 14. The class is free and open to the public.  The training will be conducted by an instructor from Green Gardens Group and will dig into the process of removing grass from your ...read more
Categories: Chamber, City of Thousand Oaks, Community, Event, Member News, Ventura County, City of Agoura Hills, City of Westlake Village, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 29, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                              Matthew Desmond, ‘Evicted’ author, to offer keynote address at homelessness symposiumUnited Way of Ventura County to host virtual discussion addressing homelessness VENTURA, Calif. — (March 29, 2021) — United Way of Ventura County is excited to announce its United to End Homelessness Virtual Symposium on Friday, ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, March 29, 2021
        Multiple Grammy-Award Winning Artists HighlightNew West Symphony’s “Tour of Iran” Concert April 11   April 8-11 Festival the Latest Installment in the Symphony’sGroundbreaking “Global Sounds. Local Cultures” Season   (Thousand Oaks, CA) – March 29, 2021 -- Three Grammy award-winning artists will share their talents and take the stage with other internally-renowned musicians as part ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Event
Thursday, March 25, 2021
Southern California Gas Company Sets Bold Net Zero Emissions PledgeLargest U.S. gas distribution utility commits to achieving net zero scope 1,2 and 3 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2045Commitment aligns with Paris Climate Agreement and demonstrates the foundational role of gas infrastructure in advancing California's carbon neutral economyMarch 23, 2021 LOS ANGELES, March 23, ...read more
Monday, March 22, 2021
Julie Birkett, fourth grade teacher at Sumac Elementary School in Agoura Hills and teacher/Site Director at the Southeast Ventura County YMCA's "Find My Genius" summer learning program, was named "Educator of the Year" by BellXcel. BellXcel partners with school districts and community-based organizations to help close the education gap for students who are not performing at grade level. Birkett ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release, Member News
Friday, March 19, 2021
The YMCAs in Westlake Village and Simi Valley will reopen their indoor fitness centers Monday, March 29. Both Ys' indoor facilities have been closed since last summer. Sanitation and social distancing procedures have been put in place following county guidelines. Masks will be required while inside and outside YMCA buildings. "We've spaced our workout equipment at least six feet apart. Our staff ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
        The Foundation of VCCU provides $31,000 in grants to local nonprofits   Credit union’s philanthropic organization offers financial support to benefit the community   VENTURA COUNTY, Calif. (March 15, 2021) — The Foundation of VCCU, a philanthropic nonprofit organization established by Ventura County Credit Union (VCCU), gave a total of $31,000 in grants to eight local nonprofit ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Ventura County
Friday, March 12, 2021
 Marketing Maven Named A Top B2B Public Relations and Event Management Firm For the Second Consecutive Year in the Clutch Report Los Angeles and New York-based Agency Cited for Excellence In Public Relations and Event Management   LOS ANGELES – (March 11, 2021) – Bicoastal, award-winning public relations firm Marketing Maven, which placed highly in the 2020 report from Clutch, the leading B2B ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Thursday, March 11, 2021
Recruiting Board Members - Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library The Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library are seeking board members to serve as Members – At – Large on its very active Board. The Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library is a non-profit organization established in 1967 that enjoys a close working relationship with the Library and City. The organization exists to increase awareness of ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Dr. Nader Javadi selected as Top Hematologist & Oncologist of the Year by IAOTP Dr. Nader Javadi, M.D., Founder and Director of Hope Health Center was just recently selected as Top Hematologist & Oncologist of the Year for 2021 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)  Dr. Nader Javadi, M.D., Founder and Director of Hope Health Center was just recently selected as Top ...read more
Categories: Member News, Press Release
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Branches of the Southeast Ventura County YMCA are offering outdoor, in-person enrichment programs for preschoolers through age 11.The Yarrow Family YMCA holds classes Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Preschoolers get moving with "Preschool Hip Hop" on Mondays and "Preschool Ballet" on Thursdays and Fridays. Storytime readings are from 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Thursdays. Parents looking ...read more
Categories: Community, Health & Wellness, Press Release, General News Article, Member News
Monday, February 15, 2021
The Parkinson’s Foundation focuses on improving the lives of people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) and their families. Our mission is to empower and serve people with PD through expert care, education, advocacy, and research that is patient and community-centered-- meaning people with Parkinson’s always have a seat at the table.  “Moving Day- a Walk to Fight PD” Moving Day on April 17, 2021, is an ...read more
Categories: Event, Member News, Ventura County, Community, Health & Wellness, Senior Services
Friday, January 15, 2021
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA (1/14/21)- Hyatt Regency Westlake announced today that it has achieved Global Biorisk Advisory Council® (GBAC) STAR™ accreditation – the gold standard for prepared facilities. Guided by Hyatt’s purpose, to care for people so they can be their best, Hyatt Regency Westlake’s top priority for welcoming guests and colleagues is doing so with their health and wellbeing in mind. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, City of Thousand Oaks, City of Westlake Village, Health & Wellness, Member News, Press Release, Ventura County
Thursday, October 01, 2020
Opening Concert, ‘A Tour of Japan’ With Violinist Anne Akiko Meyers, Premieres Online Oct. 18 From the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library            In response to ongoing COVID-19-related restrictions, New West Symphony announced today a totally reimagined season of digital concerts—along with engaging complementary content—reflecting the music, cultures and family traditions found in Ventura ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Event
Thursday, September 24, 2020
The Southeast Ventura County YMCA and the Columbia Memorial Space Center have collaborated on a new advanced STEM program for local middle schoolers. The YMCA's STEM Club begins October 19 with virtual meetings.  The program is divided into three units--Aerospace (October 19 through December 18), Solar Chemistry (January 18 through March 26) and 3D Printing and Robotics (April 12 through June ...read more
Categories: Education, Member News, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, September 03, 2020
California-based tech company Heed Consulting Group is working with St Mel's School to address the challenge of distance teaching by installing customized classroom studios.?The novel Coronavirus has resulted in school interruptions and closures all across the world. Globally, over 1.2 billion children are out of the classroom. As a result, education has changed dramatically, with the distinctive ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article, Member News, Education, Los Angeles County