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Support Cancer Awareness & Chop It All Off At Pechanga Spa!

All month long, every day, the Spa Pechanga at Pechanga Resort & Casino offers free hair cuts and styles to anyone – men or women – willing to donate 8 or more inches of their hair.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/22/2014


Special Needs Network Asks For Donations For Toy Drive

Areva Martin, president and co-founder of Special Needs Network, stopped by KCAL9 Thursday to tell viewers about the network’s annual Christmas event and toy drive.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/12/2013


Volunteer, Donate Food To Help With American Family Housing’s Free Thanksgiving Meal

Courtney Lutkus and Sara Dodd from American Family Housing stopped by KCAL9 Wednesday to tell viewers about their free Thanksgiving community meal event.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/20/2013


JeansProject Marketing Executive Talks ‘Made In America’ Jeans That Give Back

Marketing Executive of Olah Inc., Brad Alden Mowry, stopped by KCAL9 Wednesday to discuss the company JeansProject, which has created a premium, “Made in America” jean under $100!

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2013


Time For A Haircut? Donate It At The ‘Disney On Ice’ Event That Benefits ‘Wigs For Kids’

Spokesperson from Disney On Ice and a stylist from Toni & Guy Hair Academy stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to discuss their hair-cutting event and to tell viewers how to donate their hair to provide children with hairpieces and wigs.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/18/2012

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Costa Mesa Firefighters Fulfill Children’s Wishes With Letters To Santa Program

Costa Mesa Firefighters are fulfilling children’s holiday wishes with their 10th annual Letters to Santa program.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/09/2011

Elizabeth Mooney and her daughter, Dixie. (credit: CBS)

Food Pantries Strapped By High Demand, Low Donations

Food pantries are places of last resort for many people down on their luck, trying to survive in this economy. But the L.A. Regional Food Bank reports that many of the agencies that provide free food for those in need are in need themselves.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/26/2011

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Donate To UNICEF To Save Children In Africa

With an estimated 1.25 million children across southern Somalia in urgent need of life-saving care, UNICEF is calling for help to make saving children’s lives the top priority and to urgently support all efforts to reach children in need.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/05/2011

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City Of Riverside, Red Cross To Hold Blood Drive For Tornado Victims

The city of Riverside and the American Red Cross are holding a blood drive to benefit tornado victims in the South.

CBS Los Angeles–05/05/2011

Injured are treated by rescue workers at the Kudan hall in Tokyo on March 11, 2011 after the ceiling of the hall collapsed following a huge earthquake. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

How To Help Quake-Ravaged Japan

The U.S. government and other nations were sending personnel to assist Japan in its response to the earthquakes and tsunami that have devastated the country. U.S. aid groups were accepting private donations for relief efforts.


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Foundation Provides Girls In Foster Homes With Prom Dresses

For girls living in foster homes there can be challenges to getting a hold of a glamorous dress. That’s why dozens of fairy godmothers are making sure that girls in need can also get dolled up for the occasion.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/04/2011

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Storm Leaves Animal Shelter Struggling To Stay Afloat

The Humane Society is in desperate need of donations and help from contractors. If you would like to help go to their Web site.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/29/2010