Fundraising

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Biden’s Travels To L.A. May Have Come At Ideal Time Given Recent Comments

Vice President Joe Biden’s trip to Los Angeles Monday may have come at an ideal time given the recent critical statements he made about Middle Eastern allies.

10/06/2014

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Obama Holds Fundraiser, Speaks At Community College Before Leaving Southland

President Barack Obama Thursday wrapped up a two-day fundraising trip to the Southland.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2014

Former U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis  (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

House Watchdog: Ex-Labor Secretary Solis Illegally Fundraised For Obama

The chairman of a Congressional watchdog panel Wednesday played an audiotape he says is evidence of former Southland lawmaker Hilda Solis illegally soliciting money for President Barack Obama.

07/16/2014

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American Folk Music Fest. Kicks Off Sunday In Calabasas To Raise Funds For Cancer Foundation

The Jennifer Diamond Cancer Foundation is hosting its second annual American Folk Music Festival in Calabasas this weekend to raise money for its programs.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/26/2014

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LAPD To Soon Start Testing Body Cameras

A plan to outfit police officers with body cameras is one step closer to becoming a reality now that the LA Police Commission has reached their fundraising goal.

01/13/2014

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Obama Meets Family Of Slain TSA Officer During Southland Visit

President Obama arrived in Los Angeles late Monday afternoon and quickly began his planned two-day visit by heading to Beverly Hills for a pair of fundraisers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/25/2013

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Obama To Arrive To LA-Area By Late-Afternoon Monday

President Obama is scheduled to arrive to the Los Angeles area on Monday afternoon for a planned, two-day visit.

11/24/2013

A survivor walks among the debris of houses destroyed by Super Typhoon Haiyan in Tacloban (credit: NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS2/KCAL9 Team Up With Red Cross To Raise Funds For Typhoon Victims

CBS2 and KCAL9 are teaming up with the Red Cross to raise funds for victims of Typhoon Haiyan.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2013

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Hillary Clinton Begins Weeklong SoCal Trip With Appearance at Fundraiser

Clinton headlined an lunchtime benefit for a Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe, followed by a fundraiser for environmental group Oceana.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/30/2013

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UC Turns To Social Media To Raise Student Aid

Putting a technological spin on the adage that it takes a village to raise a child, the University of California launched a campaign on Wednesday to harness the power of social media to raise money for student scholarships.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/18/2013

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UC Riverside Opens New School Of Medicine Monday

The University of California, Riverside is opening its new school of medicine to a class of 50 students.

08/04/2013

Jedi (center) is a three-month-old diabetic alert dog. (credit: CBS)

‘Crowdfunding’ Making It Easier For Cash-Strapped Families To Pay For Medical Care

Cash-strapped families are embracing the concept of “crowdfunding” to meet the financial challenges that may result when a loved one is diagnosed with a medical condition.

02/01/2013

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Obama Arrives At LAX, Slated To Speak At Several Fundraisers

President Barack Obama has arrived in the Southland for several fundraisers.

10/07/2012

L.A.-based handbag designer Clare Vivier posted this photo of No Doubt frontwoman Gwen Stefani and first lady Michelle Obama over Twitter and aptly titled it, "Power Women." (credit: Twitter)

Michelle Obama’s Southland Visit Begins With Fundraiser At Gwen Stefani’s House

First lady Michelle Obama began a two-day visit in Southern California Sunday, where she was expected to speak at three campaign fundraisers and appear on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”

08/12/2012

Los Angeles Community High School

2 USC Students Fundraise To Keep High School Afloat

Two students at the University of Southern California have stepped up to try and rescue a nearby high school so that it can reopen for the 2012-2013 school year.

08/10/2012

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