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**** SAVE-THE-DATE MEDIA ALERT ****
 
DivorceHelp.org to Host Divorce Workshop for Women
at Oneonta Church in South Pasadena on January 9th, 2016
 
Inaugural Half-Day Workshop from DivorceHelp.org
Delivers Financial, Emotional and Legal Advice for Women Who Are
Contemplating or Facing Divorce in South Pasadena and The San Gabriel Valley
 
 
WHAT:        For women who are considering divorce, the ramifications on family, emotional well-being and financial outlook can be overwhelming, even leading them to stay in an unhappy marriage for fear of the unknown – but knowledge and support is now available for women in South Pasadena and the San Gabriel Valley areas through the “What Everyone Needs to Know about Divorce” workshop hosted byDivorceHelp.org. These workshops deliver 100% objective financial, emotional and legal advice from highly qualified local professionals in a safe and friendly workshop setting, helping women gain the information and confidence they need to better assess their options during this difficult time in their lives.
 
BACKGROUND:     For more than 25 years, these divorce workshops have helped nearly 10,000 women navigate the financial, legal and emotional aspects of divorce, a typically traumatic life transition that can be made less painful and stressful through knowledge and support. The concept was pioneered in 1989 as “Second Saturday Divorce Workshops” by the non-profit Women’s Institute for Financial Education (WIFE.org), the nation’s longest-running organization devoted to female financial literacy. As an affiliate of Second Saturday, DivorceHelp.org is bringing comprehensive information and compassionate support to the women of the San Gabriel Valley who are contemplating divorce, helping them avoid the major common pitfalls of the process.
 
WHO:          Greg Welborn, experienced lecturer and founder ofDivorceHelp.org, will moderate the workshop. A respected authority on personal financial issues and a pioneer in providing objective financial advice to individuals, Greg has provided guidance to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine for its retirement planning events. He will be joined at the workshop by professional peers from the local financial, legal, real estate and psychological counseling communities, forming a support team to help women through the emotional, legal and financial issues in this difficult phase.
 
WHEN:        Saturday, January 9th, 2016
8:30 a.m. registration; 11:30 a.m. workshop completed
                    $40 per person -- all proceeds will be donated to the local community by DivorceHelp.org
                                            
WHERE:      Oneonta Congregational Church, 1515 Garfield Avenue, South Pasadena, CA 91030
Note:  the DivorceHelp.org workshop is not affiliated with the church or any other religious organization but we are kindly indebted to them for the use of their facilities.
 
For more information, please visit:  DivorceHelp.org
 
To schedule an interview, or find out more about this event, please contact:
 
Amy Bernhard                                                 Jamie Douglas
Amy@BrandEcho.com                                      Jamie@BrandEcho.com
626.390.0025                                                  310.363.2772
 
 

Children’s Bureau Cycle To Prevent Child Abuse

Event at SoulCycle Pasadena, CA.

On January 24, 2016 you’re invited to join Children’s Bureau for an afternoon of spinning for a cause at SoulCycle Pasadena. The event will go from 12:30pm to 2pm and will include snacks after the ride and an exciting raffle. As an additional bonus, all riders will receive free shoes and 

water for the ride!

Children’s Bureau is a non-profit organization that works to significantly change the lives of at-risk children by providing state-of-the-art child abuse prevention and treatment services. All proceeds from the event will go to our child abuse prevention programs, which help over 30,000 children and parents each year.

It will be an inspiring class, generating energy and support for Children’s Bureau’s mission.

What better way to spend a Sunday than working up a sweat while also supporting a very important cause!

To reserve a bike, please contact Kelli Wirth at (213) 342-0149 or send her an email at kelliwirth@all4kids.org.

For more information contact:

Special Events Manager 

Phone: 213-342-0149

Fax: 213 342-0257

Email: kelliwirth@all4kids.org


 

 

West Coast’s premier boating event cruises into the LA Convention Center
and Burton Chace Park in Marina del Rey 

Discover the Best of Boating at the

2016 Progressive Insurance® Los Angeles Boat Show® February 25-28

West Coast’s premier boating event cruises into the LA Convention Center
and Burton Chace Park in Marina del Rey 

LOS ANGELES (November 9, 2015) – The 2016 Progressive Insurance Los Angeles Boat Show takes place February 25-28, at the Los Angeles Convention Center and Burton W. Chace Park in Marina del Rey.  The four-day event showcases hundreds of vessels from entry-level family cruisers to million dollar yachts, plus the latest in boating, outdoors, and marine accessories. Features also include a high-energy kids’ zone, educational seminars from industry experts, on-the-water boating lessons and maritime fun for all-ages.  Tickets available for purchase on December 18 at www.LosAngelesBoatShow.com

2016 Los Angeles Boat Show highlights:

  • Hundreds of boats for sale – Get up close and personal with a variety of watercraft including pontoons, wakesport boats, personal watercraft, inflatables, sailboats, catamarans, cruisers, yachts and much more – plus, it’s easy to climb aboard with complimentary transportation between the convention center and marina.
  • SailFest at Marina del Rey – It’s a sailor’s delight with dozens of sailboats, gear and accessories to shop, plus sailing seminars, on-water lessons from top instructors, and a sailing simulator to get those feet wet before hitting the water.  
  • *NEW* Float-In Theater – Enjoy the boating lifestyle without even leaving the dock.  Just like the drive-in theater you remember from the 50’s and 60’s – only better!  Grab a seat and enjoy the sights and sounds of the water and boating lifestyle – all while sitting in a boat. 
  • Kids’ Zone – Keep the kiddos busy with toy boat building, balloon artists, and fun surprises!
  • Boat Smart - From Discover Boating Hands-On Skills Training where attendees get on the water to learn the ropes from USCG-certified captains, to Fred’s Shed Interactive Learning Center for the DIY boater and dozens of other seminars for all ages and levels of experience – everyone can expand their nautical know-how and prepare for fun and safety on the water.
 

Show Information

Complimentary round trip shuttle transportation will be available between locations


When:                  February 25-28, 2016
 

Where:                    Los Angeles Convention Center                                  In-water location: Burton Chace Park

                                1201 S. Figueroa Street, Los Angeles                       13650 Mindanao Way, Marina del Rey
 

Admission:         $15 for adults; youth 15 and younger accompanied by an adult, and active military free.

Tickets can be purchased in advance at losangelesboatshow.com or day-of-event at the box office.

Show Hours:

Convention Center:
Thursday, February 25, Noon-9pm
Friday, February 26, Noon–9pm
Saturday, February 27, 10am–9pm
Sunday, February 28, 10am–6pm

Marina del Rey:
Thursday, February 25, Noon-5pm
Friday, February 26, Noon–5pm
Saturday, February 27, 10am–5pm
Sunday, February 28, 10am–5pm

Information:      Call (714) 633-7581 or visit www.losangelesboatshow.com; Facebook, Twitter and Instagram - #LABoatShow

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About the Progressive Insurance Los Angeles Boat Show: The Progressive Insurance Los Angeles Boat Show is produced by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), the world’s largest producer of boat shows and the leading association representing the recreational boating industry. NMMA member companies produce more than 80 percent of the boats, engines, trailers, accessories and gear used by boaters and anglers throughout the U.S. and Canada. The association is dedicated to industry growth through programs in public policy advocacy, market statistics and research, product quality assurance and promotion of the boating lifestyle. For more information, visit www.nmma.org.

About Progressive: The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies makes it easy to understand, buy and use auto insurance. Progressive offers choices so consumers can reach it whenever, wherever and however it’s most convenient—online at progressive.com, by phone at 1-800-PROGRESSIVE, on a mobile device or in-person with a local agent.

Progressive also offers insurance for personal and commercial autos and trucks, motorcycles, boats, recreational vehicles, as well as home insurance through select carriers. It’s the fourth largest auto insurer in the country, the largest seller of motorcycle insurance and a leader in commercial auto insurance. Progressive also offers car insurance online in Australia at http://www.progressiveonline.com.au.

Founded in 1937, Progressive continues its long history of offering shopping tools and services that save customers time and money, like Name Your Price®, Snapshot® and Service Centers.

The Common Shares of The Progressive Corporation, the Mayfield Village, Ohio-based holding company, trade publicly at NYSE:PGR.

Contact: To learn more about Progressive Boat Insurance, which insures more than one million watercraft, contact Erin Vrobel at Erin_L_Vrobel@Progressive.com, (440) 395-0179.