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CBS2 Investigates Licensed Pilot Linked To Veteran Raffle Scam

Jason Wirtzer is a licensed pilot who claims to be helping out vets by running a charity which raffles off planes.

06/25/2015

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Thieves Take Hundreds Of Pounds Of Donated Food From The Needy

After our story aired, donations have been flooding in and the group says they now have recovered all the food that was stolen.

06/06/2015

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Some Soliciting Donations Outside Markets Aren’t What They Seem, CBS2 Investigation Finds

A foundation with a message to feed the hungry and efforts that seem to get an outpouring of support from Southland shoppers is not what it seems, a CBS2 investigation by David Goldstein uncovered.

06/01/2015

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Surge In Contribution To Gov. Brown’s Pet Charities

Two favorite charities of Gov. Jerry Brown are getting a flood of donations from wealthy California business interests.

05/03/2015

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San Dimas Golf Charity Teaches Local School District California History

An educational charity makes a day on the golf course equal to a life changing history lesson for San Dimas, California students.

04/08/2015

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Norwalk High School Students Get Lesson In Giving Back, Raise $20K For Charity

Several high school seniors Tuesday donated more than $10,000 to several charities as part of a fundraising project at Norwalk High School.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2015

Sam Simon attends a fundraiser benefiting Mercy For Animals at Private Residence on June 8, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Araya Diaz/Getty Images for Mercy for Animals)

Late Comedy Titan Sam Simon Spent Twilight Of Life Giving His Fortune To Charity

Sam Simon was no stranger to giving back and benefiting the community.

03/09/2015

CHiPS For KIDS 2014

CHiPS for KIDS 2014

Join CBS2/KCAL9 in making this holiday season magical for a less fortunate child or teen in your community.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/30/2014

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Sheckler Foundation Hits $1M In Charitable Giving

Pro skateboarder Ryan Sheckler says his foundation has reached the milestone of donating more than $1 million to support pediatric causes, programs for at-risk youth and help for injured action sports athletes.

09/30/2014

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Clayton Kershaw, Wife Ellen Speak To Congregation At Angelus Temple About Their Faith

Thursday night, off the field, Dodgers hurler Clayton Kershaw showed why, when it comes to giving, he is something of a giant and in a league of his own.

09/25/2014

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For Pediatric Awareness Month, The Charity ‘Donovan’s Smile’ Aims To Inspire Communities

Al Mejia and his wife Laurie Mejia stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to talk about their son’s charity, Donovan’s Smile.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/23/2014

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Runners Look To ‘Conquer The Bridge’ In Annual Labor Day Race

Just under 2,800 runners Monday took part in an annual “Conquer the Bridge” race in San Pedro for charity.

09/01/2014

Deputy Deal La Chasse was one of eight law enforcement agents who took part in the 5th annual swimathon to support "999 For Kids." (credit: CBS)

8 Law Enforcement Officers Go On All-Night Swim For Charity

The 5th Annual Catalina to Cabrillo Beach Relay is about 26 nautical miles.

08/17/2014

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New Website Helps Women Build Businesses While Benefiting Good Causes

CBS2’s Stephanie Simmons reports Marta Ferro and Ann Lawrence are leveraging female purchasing power with their new site Pink51.com.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/12/2014

A flux capacitor-equipped "Back to the Future"-style DeLorean car will be on hand for the Memorial Day tournament. (Photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Back To The Future’ Stars Play In Charity Mini-Golf Tourney

A charity mini-golf tournament featuring a couple of time-traveling celebrities – and one very familiar DeLorean – was set to be held Monday.

05/26/2014

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