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8-Year-Old Girl Raises Money To Aid Kids At UCI Medical Center

Jordan Gray is just eight years old, but she is already more than familiar with having to undergo procedures in the hospital. She spent part of her summer working a lemonade stand in order to donate her earnings to other children in the hospital who suffer from ailments.

08/26/2015

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How To Make Giving ­ Simple, Inexpensive, And From The Heart

Giving doesn’t have to be an expensive or elaborate process. Often, giving in simple ways is much more fulfilling and brings more warmth to your heart.

08/19/2015

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2,000 Kids To Receive Free School Supplies In Echo Park

Two-thousand school children from impoverished Los Angeles neighborhoods will receive free school supplies in Echo Park on Saturday as part of the Dream Center’s 15th annual “Back To School Bash.”

08/15/2015

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Teen Whose Mother Died At Early Age Starts Charity To Help Those Similarly Situated

A young man’s tragic loss has prompted him to help others by starting a charity for kids who’ve also lost their mothers.

08/04/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 04:  Professional baseball player Justin Turner (L) and actor Craig Robinson participate in Clayton Kershaw's 2nd Annual Ping Pong 4 Purpose charity event benefiting 'Kershaw's Challenge' at Dodger Stadium on September 4, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images)

LA Kings, Clippers To Join Dodgers At Kershaw’s 3rd Annual Ping Pong Charity Event

Los Angeles athletes and coaches from the Dodgers, Kings and Clippers are set to take part in Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw’s 3rd Annual PingPong4Purpose charity event on Thursday.

07/28/2015

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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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