In its effort to recruit more African American students, the Cal State University system is headed to church.
Sunday service at the Greater Victory Temple in Seaside is always a lively event with singers, an organist and church members shaking tambourines. And this Sunday there’s an added twist. Up on stage are the interim President and Admissions Director from nearby Cal State Monterey Bay, KAZU’s parent institution. They stand alongside church elders.
Every year the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am brings together celebrities and golfers. But far from the fun on the golf links, this PGA Tour event is important to some local children in need of dental care.
You could say Diane Stigler has been on the PGA Tour for 16 years. That’s how long she’s helped run the non-profit Christina’s Smile. It’s a mobile dental clinic that follows the Tour. “We provide free dental care for underprivileged children from all over the country,” said Stigler.
This is a critical time in farming. According to the USDA, about half of the nation’s farmers are likely to retire in the next decade. That makes now the time for a new generation to step in, and some are using this transition to bring their values to your table.