January 3, 2000
Best Buddies, an organization dedicated to enhancing the lives of the mentally handicapped, needs volunteers for its Citizen Buddy program for twice-monthly visits. Information: Volunteer Center, South Bay-Harbor-Long Beach, (310) 212-5009. * American Red Cross, Torrance branch, needs clerical assistance. Also, training is provided to those interested in teaching CPR or helping with the disaster relief program. Information: Volunteer Center, South Bay-Harbor-Long Beach, (310) 212-5009.
July 10, 2000 |
Cindra and Alan Ladd Jr. hosted a fund-raiser at their home June 1, which raised $500,000 for the Children's Health Environment Coalition, founded by Nancy and James Chuda, whose 5-year-old daughter died of a rare cancer caused by an environmental toxic substance. Cynthia Palmer Gershman received the evening's Angel Award for her support. . . .
HOME & GARDEN
May 26, 2005 |
"I never thought I'd be one of those women who had a relationship with her interior designer," Gigi Levangie Grazer says. She is standing in the kitchen of her Pacific Palisades home, surrounded by honed limestone counters and cabinets painted the color of fresh hollandaise.