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Coachella Valley Spotlight

September’s Coachella Valley Spotlight recipient: Hanson House Foundation

Nonprofit Hanson House Foundation is on a mission to provide friends and families visiting valley residents in treatment for trauma, cancer, or critical care with affordable housing. The nonprofit aims to provide comfortable and affordable accommodations staffed by volunteers. Guests can access two kitchens, a donation-stocked pantry, a large dining room, and laundry facilities to minimize the financial impact on

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August’s Coachella Valley Spotlight recipient: Caravanserai Project

August’s Coachella Valley Spotlight recipient is local nonprofit Caravanserai Project. Caravanserai Project is a hybrid social impact venture striving to identify, mobilize and energize mission-driven leaders. The group supports entrepreneurial journeys of building sustainable and relevant ventures, for-profit and nonprofit alike. Its work focuses on the development and implementation of accountability systems,supplying specialized skills and

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July’s Coachella Valley Spotlight Grant goes to local nonprofit: Variety, the Children’s Charity of the Desert

July’s Coachella Valley Spotlight grant goes to local nonprofit Variety – The Children’s Charity of the Desert. The $25,000 grant is made possible by the H.N. and Frances C. Berger Foundation. To most people, 2-year-old AJ Pittelli might look like any other kid. However, he lives with a rare bone marrow failure disorder that affects

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July Coachella Valley Spotlight recipient: Variety – the Children’s Charity of the Desert

Variety – the Children’s Charity of the Desert is the Coachella Valley Spotlight recipient for July. Variety promotes the health, mobility, independence, and social inclusion of special needs and disadvantaged children throughout the Coachella Valley. It helps local children experience all the joys of childhood while growing to become confident, independent, and free to access

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June Coachella Valley Spotlight recipient: Parkinson’s Resource Organization

Local nonprofit Parkinson’s Resource Organization (PRO) is the Coachella Valley Spotlight recipient for June. PRO is dedicated to improving the quality of life for families and individuals affected by Parkinson’s disease through education, support, and practical resources.  The organization was created over 30 years ago by founder and president Jo Rosen. She made PRO when

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