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  • Thursday, March 04, 2021
    Join us for an evening of fun, games and laughter at our virtual Lucky BEEingo event on Saturday, March 20th at 7 pm! Each bingo card only $10! Buy one for yourself and/or for each family member! Enjoy a family-friendly, entertaining hour of humor, gameplay and community with live interactive hosts! Multiple chances to win prizes throughout the evening, culminating with an exciting opportunity ...read more
    Categories: Member News, Community, Event
    Friday, February 26, 2021
    Join us for our next virtual tasting event with Santa Margherita!  Featuring Vittorio Marzotto - 4th Generation Family Owner Thursday, March 18th 6:00 PMMust RSVP and pre-pay for the cheese plate at:  https://www.gelsons.com/santamargherita                                  
    Categories: General News Article, Event, Member News
    Thursday, February 25, 2021
    The Workforce Development Board of Ventura County (WDB) has released its 2021-2024 regional and local plans for workforce and economic development in the county. The plans are available for public review and comments.  WDB serves as a facilitator between public and private sectors, creating partnerships that will strengthen the Ventura County economy and match well-paying jobs with a trained ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Member News, Ventura County, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, February 25, 2021
    Matthew Desmond, ‘Evicted’ author, to offer keynote address at homelessness symposiumUnited Way of Ventura County to host virtual discussion addressing homelessness VENTURA, Calif. — (Feb. 24, 2021) — United Way of Ventura County is excited to announce its United to End Homelessness Virtual Symposium on Friday, April 9, at 9 a.m. PST. The symposium will feature Matthew Desmond, author of Pulitzer ...read more
    Categories: Member News, Press Release
    Wednesday, February 24, 2021
    Employment law firm LightGabler was named "Business of the Year" by the Simi Valley Chamber of Commerce. The award was announced virtually on February 19 at the Chamber's online Salute to Excellence Awards program.  The Chamber singled out LightGabler for "educating and assisting the business community with financial support, resources and compliance with legal and employment law changes ...read more
    Categories: Member News, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, February 23, 2021
    Branches of the Southeast Ventura County YMCA are offering outdoor, in-person enrichment programs for preschoolers through age 11.The Yarrow Family YMCA holds classes Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Preschoolers get moving with "Preschool Hip Hop" on Mondays and "Preschool Ballet" on Thursdays and Fridays. Storytime readings are from 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Thursdays. Parents looking ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Member News, Community, Health & Wellness, Press Release
    Thursday, February 18, 2021
    Over the past year, the Ventura County Board of Supervisors approved the recommendation from the Workforce Development Board (WDB) to appoint four new WDB board members. Each will serve a three-year term.   New member Shaffiq Rahim is president/owner of Hi-Tech Engineering in Camarillo. His focus as a board member is the growth and economic development of local small businesses. “I want to ...read more
    Categories: Member News, Ventura County, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, February 15, 2021
    The Parkinson’s Foundation focuses on improving the lives of people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) and their families. Our mission is to empower and serve people with PD through expert care, education, advocacy, and research that is patient and community-centered-- meaning people with Parkinson’s always have a seat at the table.  “Moving Day- a Walk to Fight PD” Moving Day on April 17, 2021, is an ...read more
    Categories: Event, Member News, Ventura County, Community, Health & Wellness, Senior Services
    Friday, February 12, 2021
    Dianne McKay named Educational Leader of the YearVentura County Leadership Academy recognizes Mustang president and VCCCD trustee   THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (Feb. 11, 2021) – Mustang Marketing President Dianne McKay has been named Educational Leader of the Year by Ventura County Leadership Academy. McKay is currently serving in her third term as an elected trustee for the Ventura County ...read more
    Categories: Community, Member News, Press Release
    Wednesday, February 10, 2021
    The three branches of the Southeast Ventura County YMCA are taking early registrations for their summer day camps. Camps are from June 14 through August 13 at the Conejo Valley YMCA and Yarrow Family YMCA and from June 7 through August 6 at the Simi Valley Family YMCA. Discounted pricing will be in effect until April 1.Campers can attend full time (five days a week) or part-time (three days a ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Member News
    Tuesday, February 09, 2021
     Volunteers in Ventura County Help Those with Low-Moderate Incomes File for Available Tax Credits Through VITA ProgramsVentura, Calif., February. 9, 2021– Tax season is upon us and low- to moderate-income Ventura County residents are encouraged to take advantage of ways to put more money back in their pocket with the help of United Way of Ventura County’s (UWVC) Volunteer Income Tax Assistance ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Member News
    Monday, February 08, 2021
    Marijane Unter Elected to the Board of Directors of the New West Symphony   (THOUSAND OAKS, CA) – February 8, 2021 -- Marijane Unter, a senior financial executive with more than a quarter of a century of professional services experience, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the New West Symphony. Presently a partner at BDO USA, Unter was most recently a partner at Deloitte & Touche where ...read more
    Categories: Community, Member News, Press Release
    Friday, January 15, 2021
    WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA (1/14/21)- Hyatt Regency Westlake announced today that it has achieved Global Biorisk Advisory Council® (GBAC) STAR™ accreditation – the gold standard for prepared facilities. Guided by Hyatt’s purpose, to care for people so they can be their best, Hyatt Regency Westlake’s top priority for welcoming guests and colleagues is doing so with their health and wellbeing in mind. ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, City of Thousand Oaks, City of Westlake Village, Health & Wellness, Member News, Press Release, Ventura County
    Thursday, September 24, 2020
    The Southeast Ventura County YMCA and the Columbia Memorial Space Center have collaborated on a new advanced STEM program for local middle schoolers. The YMCA's STEM Club begins October 19 with virtual meetings.  The program is divided into three units--Aerospace (October 19 through December 18), Solar Chemistry (January 18 through March 26) and 3D Printing and Robotics (April 12 through June ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Member News
    Thursday, September 03, 2020
    California-based tech company Heed Consulting Group is working with St Mel's School to address the challenge of distance teaching by installing customized classroom studios.?The novel Coronavirus has resulted in school interruptions and closures all across the world. Globally, over 1.2 billion children are out of the classroom. As a result, education has changed dramatically, with the distinctive ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article, Member News, Education, Los Angeles County