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richard ruggaber: I sponsored another Micro Loan to a woman in Peru through Kiva.org - Pay It Forward - 05/27/11 11:46 AM
I sponsored another Micro Loan to a woman in Peru through Kiva.org - Pay It Forward I love working with Kiva.org. It's a GREAT site that lets you provide small, $25 micro-loans to impoverished people around the world who are trying to start or grow their own small businesses. You, along with a number of other people, provide a small loan as a group to select individuals, and the loan gets repaid and back into your account to lend out again! The loan and repayments are supervised by individual financial organizations throughout those particular areas of the world. I've been working (4 comments)
richard ruggaber: I sponsored another Micro Loan to a woman in Rwanda through Kiva.org - Pay It Forward - 05/20/11 05:03 PM
I sponsored another Micro Loan to a woman in Rwanda through Kiva.org - Pay It Forward I love working with Kiva.org. It's a GREAT site that lets you provide small, $25 micro-loans to impoverished people around the world who are trying to start or grow their own small businesses. You, along with a number of other people, provide a small loan as a group to select individuals, and the loan gets repaid and back into your account to lend out again! The loan and repayments are supervised by individual financial organizations throughout those particular areas of the world. I've been working (2 comments)
If you are a racer at heart and have a need for speed, then this fun event is just for you! Don’t miss out on the Red Bull Soap Box Race this Saturday, May 21st, 2011 in Downtown Los Angeles at Pit Row starting at 11:00 am until 5 pm. Pit Row is located on South Grand Avenue near West 3rd Street. The Red Bull Soap Box Race is definitely a popular event in Los Angeles for every one of all ages to enjoy. There will be some wacky and crazy looking soap box racers at this (1 comments)
richard ruggaber: I sponsored another Micro Loan to a woman in Ecuador through Kiva.org - Pay It Forward - 05/13/11 11:23 AM
I sponsored another Micro Loan to a woman in Ecuador through Kiva.org - Pay It Forward I love working with Kiva.org. It's a GREAT site that lets you provide small, $25 micro-loans to impoverished people around the world who are trying to start or grow their own small businesses. You, along with a number of other people, provide a small loan as a group to select individuals, and the loan gets repaid and back into your account to lend out again! The loan and repayments are supervised by individual financial organizations throughout those particular areas of the world. I've been working (4 comments)
Enjoy decadent cupcakes at the Kupcake Kitchen in Santa Clarita, California! The Kupcake Kitchen is located at 27737 Bouquet Canyon Road in the heart of the Santa Clarita Valley. At the Kupcake Kitchen you will be able to savor the delectable flavor of delicious cupcakes and make your palate beg for more! The Kupcake Kitchen bakes their cupcakes fresh everyday and made to order. They offer so many wonderful mouthwatering flavors that one with a sweet tooth could ever dream of. How cool is that! For more information regarding the Kupcake Kitchen please visit the link below: http://www.kupcakekitchen.com/ What (5 comments)
The Pet Expo USA 2011 is a wonderful event to help our furry and four legged friends in need of a place to call home! The Pet Expo USA 2011 will be held on May 14th, 2011 from 10 am-4 pm at Central Park in Santa Clarita, California! This fantastic event will have so many wonderful activities for every one of all ages to enjoy such as a kid zone, fantastic food trucks, animal communicator as well as upbeat music and awesome entertainment. There will be many famous faces at this spectacular event too! The Pet Expo USA will (3 comments)
With Mother’s Day right around the corner the local florists will be blooming with business, why not give the gift of beautiful flowers from Steve’s Valencia Florist in Santa Clarita, California! Steve’s Valencia Florist is located at 23760 Lyons Avenue in the heart of the Santa Clarita Valley. This amazing shop has been opened for many years and has provided excellent service to a lot of very happy customers throughout the Santa Clarita Valley. Steve’s Valencia Florist is perfect for any special occasion such as birthdays, anniversaries, weddings and so much more! Steve’s Valencia Florist provides beautiful (1 comments)
So your sweet tooth is craving chocolate and you do not where to go for mouthwatering tasty treats, why not curb that craving by stepping into PK’s Chocolates in Santa Clarita, California! Located in the heart of the Santa Clarita Valley sits the best little place to go for those chocolate cravings. PK’s Chocolates offers so many delectable and wonderful treats, that you cannot choose just one! PK’s Chocolates opened its doors in 2010 and is owned by Pam Dirickson and Kim Larsen. Both Pam and Kim opened this tasty business with such a passion for chocolate (4 comments)
The Santa Clarita Valley welcomes its newest business with the grand opening of the new Guitar Center location located in Stevenson’s Ranch, California! The Guitar Center is the largest retailer for all kinds of guitars as well many other wonderful instruments and accessories necessary in the music world. Guitar Center is located at 24961 Pico Canyon Road in Stevenson’s Ranch. Hundreds of music lovers gathered in line for the newest addition to our great town, to open its grand doors last night April 28, 2011 at 7 pm. The Guitar Center (2 comments)
richard ruggaber: My partner Ralph and I donated $100 in supplies for our American Cancer Society's Relay For Life Smoothie Sales this weekend - Pay It Forward - 05/01/11 11:25 PM
My partner Ralph and I donated $100 in supplies for our American Cancer Society's Relay For Life Smoothie Sales this weekend This weekend we were part of my teams Relay For Life in Covina, CA. We donated the supplies for our smoothie sales and they sold like hotcakes! We had Strawberry Banana, Blueberry Banana, and Chocolate/Peanut Butter/Banana smoothies. Since this was a cancer awareness event, we wanted to make sure that the smoothies were healthy. So they were all made with Almond Milk, Berries, Organic Peanut Butter, Fresh Bananas, Chocolate Almond Milk, Honey, and Agave Nectar. We had a great time and our team raised over (2 comments)
If you are an animal lover like I am, you definitely do not want to see your beloved pets or any animal for that matter, suffer when they are hurt or sick. When your pets become ill or hurt make sure to visit the Seco Canyon Animal Clinic located in the heart of the Santa Clarita Valley. The Seco Canyon Animal Clinic holds a dear place in my heart because not only do they help out our furry companions they also help rehabilitate wild animals such as cute little helpless and hurt birds. The Seco Canyon Animal (1 comments)
So you are trying to spring clean your house as well as your old energy sucking refrigerator and freezer and not sure where to go, why not spring into action and recycle your refrigerator and freezer with Southern California Edison! Southern California Edison is offering free hauling for your old, working refrigerator or freezer and will send you $50. Southern California Edison will also send you $50 if you buy a new ENERGY STAR-qualified refrigerator. Just think of the fantastic savings you will have throughout the year on your electric bill. Did you know that you can save (2 comments)
Join us for the Walk for Hope 5K and Dog Walk Saturday, April 16, 2011 in Santa Clarita, California! The Walk for Hope 5K and Dog Walk will be held at Castaic Lake in the Santa Clarita Valley starting at 9:30 am. After this awesome walk, there will be an all day festival, complete with yummy food, vendor’s booths and a People’s Choice Car Show. Visitors will get to enjoy the sweet weather, an exhilarating walk and the majestic views of Castaic Lake! The best part is that you get be with your best friend, while walking for (2 comments)
So you need a cool western outfit to wear to the Cowboy Poetry Festival, why not stop by the SCV OUTWEST Western Boutique in Santa Clarita, California. Located at 24265 Main Street in the heart of the Santa Clarita Valley sits the best little western shop in town! The SCV OUTWEST Western Boutique has everything in the western world that one could ever dream of! At the SCV OUTWEST Western Boutique you can purchase unique accessories, art, books, home décor and so much more. This amazing little boutique is owned by Jim and Bobbi Jean Bell. It is (0 comments)
There is a lot of history in the growing town of Santa Clarita, California! The Saugus Train Station at Heritage Junction is a prime example of history at its finest. It was opened September 1, 1887. The Tolefree’s Saugus Eating House now known as “The Saugus Café” used to sit at the North end of the station depot and would accommodate exhausted and famished travelers. It was owned by Martin and Richard Wood in 1898. The Saugus Café was later moved to its current location. The Saugus Train Station had some famous Presidents step through its doors such as (1 comments)
Enjoy a spectacular meal at the Backwoods Inn in Santa Clarita, California! Located in the heart of the Santa Clarita Valley, sits the best steakhouse in town. Backwoods Inn has been a favorite amongst the locals since 1968 and is still going strong. The food at the Backwoods Inn is delectable and mouthwatering all rolled into one. This amazing and yummy place is perfect for any occasion as well as hosting banquets! While you are at the Backwoods Inn, why not enjoy a delicious cocktail to go with your delectable meal! Many (1 comments)
So you want to get out and play, why not spend the day at Vasquez Rocks Natural Area Park in Santa Clarita, California! Located in between the Santa Clarita and Antelope Valleys sit the most beautiful transformation of large rocks one could ever dream of. Vasquez Rocks Natural Area Park is owned by the Los Angeles County and is opened to visitors. The amazing creation of these gorgeous rocks, were created by the San Andreas Fault. Vasquez Rocks Natural Area Park is the perfect place to go hiking and to just enjoy the majestic (9 comments)
If you are a skateboarding enthusiast, then the Santa Clarita Skate Park in Santa Clarita, California is the place for you! The Santa Clarita Skate Park is located at 20880 Centre Pointe Parkway in the Santa Clarita Valley and includes over 40,000 square feet of pure extreme excitement. This awesome skate park offers so many fun features such as a snake run, bowl area, street plaza and so much more! The Santa Clarita Skate Park is perfect for skateboarding, BMX bike riding, skating and riding scooters. The best thing about the Santa Clarita Valley is that there is something (1 comments)
When you need a quick getaway from the craziness of life, going to the park is exactly what the doctor ordered! Spend the day at the Creekview Park in Santa Clarita, California! Located at 22200 Park Street in the Santa Clarita Valley this gorgeous park is a great way to escape the hustle and bustle. The Creekview Park has everything one could ever ask for. The park has BBQ’s, picnic tables, play areas for the little ones, basketball courts and lots of open space to breath in the fresh air! The Creekview Park is a great place to (3 comments)
Spend the day visiting the Veteran's Historical Plaza in Santa Clarita, California! Located at 24275 Walnut Street in the Santa Clarita Valley this beautiful plaza sits for all to visit and reflect on those whom laid down their life for our freedom. The Veteran's Historical Plaza was dedicated on November 11, 2008 and stands proud around the small surrounding businesses. In fact, the Veteran's Historical Plaza was built and put where it sits today, by many of the local businesses and veteran’s service groups. The Veteran’s Historical Plaza has 11 Story Stations that describe the conflicts in (0 comments)
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