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April 17, 2000 | ZANTO PEABODY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A charitable foundation established by Walt Disney's late daughter has donated $100,000 to help the embattled Wildlife Waystation, the animal sanctuary's director said Sunday. Waystation Director Martine Colette said last week's gift from the Lund Foundation will pay for completion of a larger primate house.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 17, 2000 | ZANTO PEABODY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A charitable foundation established by Walt Disney's late daughter has donated $100,000 to help the embattled Wildlife Waystation, the animal sanctuary's director said Sunday. Waystation Director Martine Colette said last week's gift from the Lund Foundation will pay for completion of a larger primate house.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 17, 2000 | ZANTO PEABODY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A charitable foundation established by Walt Disney's late daughter has donated $100,000 to help the embattled Wildlife Waystation, the animal sanctuary's director said Sunday. Martine Colette said last week's gift from the Lund Foundation will pay for completion of a new, larger primate house. The home for chimps has been in the works since 1996. Established by Sharon Disney Lund, who died in 1993, the Lund Foundation has supported medical, children's and animal-rescue charities.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 17, 2000 | ZANTO PEABODY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A charitable foundation established by Walt Disney's late daughter has donated $100,000 to help the embattled Wildlife Waystation, the animal sanctuary's director said Sunday. Martine Colette said last week's gift from the Lund Foundation will pay for completion of a new, larger primate house. The home for chimps has been in the works since 1996. Established by Sharon Disney Lund, who died in 1993, the Lund Foundation has supported medical, children's and animal-rescue charities.
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February 12, 1998 | Associated Press
The original lyrics to "Candle in the Wind 1997," the ballad Elton John sang at Princess Diana's funeral, sold for $400,000 Wednesday night at a charity auction that benefited Childrens Hospital in Los Angeles. Three pages of handwritten lyrics and a printed final version autographed by songwriter Bernie Taupin and John were sold to the Lund Foundation, a nonprofit group that funds programs for disadvantaged children.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 13, 1998 | STEVE HOCHMAN
With Bernie Taupin fronting the band the Farm Dogs on stage Tuesday at the Troubadour, it was natural to flash on a superstar act that has a historical connection to the West Hollywood club--the Eagles. Of course the aura of Elton John--who was launched to stardom with a Troubadour stand in 1970--was there too, but mostly just through the presence of his primary lyricist Taupin.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 22, 2000 | ZANTO PEABODY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two entrepreneurs have resuscitated a fund-raising music project featuring film stars such as Bruce Willis and Brad Pitt to raise money for the embattled Wildlife Waystation. The pair plan to produce a compact disc, "Hollywood Goes Wild," featuring original songs from A-list actors. Internet philanthropist Tony Jones said the CD would be distributed through major online retailers. The Wildlife Waystation venture is the inaugural project for Jones' Inique.
ENTERTAINMENT
September 14, 2003 | Don Shirley, Times Staff Writer
At the southwest corner of the Walt Disney Concert Hall complex, a small marquee welcomes visitors to REDCAT, the Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater. In its curves and sheen, the marquee consciously echoes the design of the larger building's exterior. But don't be misled. Within the Disney Hall context, REDCAT is the alternative: the un-Disney Hall. So says REDCAT's executive director, Mark Murphy, as he gives a tour of his new playground, which makes its debut Oct. 28.
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