Since 2006, NICC has been a hallmark of Anderson’s commitment to raising awareness about the value of the social enterprise, public service and nonprofit sectors. This year, 85 students from Anderson and the Fielding School of Public Health contributed more than 1,000 hours of consulting support to 19 organizations. These organizations represent a diverse range of missions, including the American Red Cross Los Angeles Region, Breakaway Education, Cancer Support Community Benjamin Center, Center for Health Justice, Disability Rights Legal Center, Dress for Success Worldwide West, EVO Farm, Groceryships, Homeboy Industries, Kish Foods LLC, LA Commons, Le Dessein, LINC Housing, Lynne Cohen Foundation, The Museum of the San Fernando Valley, South Asian Network, SPIRITT Family Services, Violence Intervention Program and Worksite Wellness LA..
“As my cancer treatment was drawing to an end, I created a foundation to serve people affected by cancer. It has been a great privilege to help grow it from a dream into an organization that today has served 2.5 million people and helped spur a cultural shift in how the world views cancer survivors,” Armstrong said in his statement. A spokesman declined comment on Nike ending its relationship with him..
Bobby Jack is back: Ratball legend Bobby Jack Sumler is on another contender in men open. Sumler is teamed with ex Whitworth star Randy Smith and David Peed, leading scorer on Eastern Washington last strong team of 1990 . Eastern alums are all over the Action Sportswear open division.
PRETORIA, South Africa Pistorius, the double amputee sprinter dubbed the Blade Runner, was charged Thursday in the Valentine’s Day slaying of his girlfriend at his upscale home in South Africa, a shocking twist to one of the feel good stories of last summer’s Olympics. Pistorius buried his face in the hood of his workout jacket as officers escorted him from a police station after his arrest in the shooting death of Reeva Steenkamp, a 30 year old model who had spoken out on Twitter against rape and abuse of women. Police said she was shot four times in the pre dawn hours at Pistorius’ villa in a gated community in the capital, Pretoria.
But now, Kent Police are asking for help identifying a woman who they say was an instigator that night. You see here in the surveillance video having words with one of the victims and then violently shoving him. A few seconds later, she runs into the crowd just as police say Lemafa blindsides the two victims.