Volunteer Fair – October 1, 2015
This year’s Volunteer Fair brought over 30 volunteer organizations and over 5,000 hours of volunteer service were pledged at this years Volunteer Fair. See photos below:
Bold Wine with Bold Leaders – May 20, 2015
The wine tasting event was held at Mitch and Sherry Caldwell’s house and our celebrity sommeliers included Vince Ferragamo, Supervisor Shawn Nelson and Ryan Shuck. See photos below:
SOAR PAC Fundraiser at Award Winning Zov’s – March, 26 2015
The SOAR PAC Fundraiser as held at Anaheim’s newest eatery and award winning Zov’s, with special guest speakers Assemblyman Tom Daly and Owner/Chef Zov Karamardian. See photos below:
The Anaheim/OC Volunteer Fair – April 29, 2014
S.O.A.R. Executive Director, Jill Kanzler, discusses the success of the inaugural Anaheim/OC Volunteer Fair. Hundreds attended the volunteer fair, nearly 1000 hours have been pledged and over 1000 care packages were created to send to the military unit in Bagram, Afghanistan.
Dunn: The Tourism Industry is an Economic Powerhouse for CA and OC
Check out this great op-ed by Lucy Dunn, President and CEO of the Orange County Business Council, in Fox & Hounds Daily.
Last week, I moderated a panel discussion on tourism in Orange County, hosted by the California Women’s Leadership Association, and was reminded of the importance that travel and tourism has on this region’s economic engine, broadening the state’s economic base, and driving recovery.
Unemployment in Orange County recently dropped to its lowest level in several years, highlighting the continued recovery from the recession. Leisure and hospitality businesses have helped drive that recovery in Orange County as more discretionary dollars became evident, more people visited local restaurants and hotels, and tourism flourished.
“Bold Wine with Bold Leaders” Event — April 2, 2013
The wine tasting event was held at Mitch and Sherry Caldwell’s house and our celebrity sommeliers included Kris Murray, Lucille Kring, Lucy Dunn, and Curt Pringle. See photos below:
Blue Sky Lindquist Event — June 20, 2013
At our Blue Sky Suite Event, Jack Lindquist, the very first President of Disneyland, was our honored guest speaker. Here are some photos of Jack with some of his long time friends. See photos below:
Angels Game & BBQ — September 8, 2013
This year’s 7th Annual SOAR BBQ and Angels Game was a complete success and couldn’t be possible without the Gas Company. Big thanks to the Gas Company HQ and to those who were in attendance. See photos below: