City of Hope: Doing Good Things Close to Home

One of the things that I’m committing myself to is helping out locally whenever possible. It’s good great when we can help anywhere in any capacity but I’ve promised myself that for the time being my giving (both in time and money) will be done close to home. A short while ago I had the honor of speaking to a group of communicators at the City of Hope in Duarte. The goal is to never need the City of Hope but my Grandmother died there and they helped her not …

City of Hope, NBC, Strawberries and 75 inch Samsung TV

I woke up at 7 yesterday which seemed a little early for a woman whose children were out of town but my friend Stefan had asked me to come and speak at the City of Hope. It’s been a busy couple of weeks and we’d failed to connect, we’ll he’d done a good job of calling and emailing but I hadn’t quite responded. I’m pretty sure he doesn’t know that from 2-4 each afternoon I have to lie in the pool. I don’t swim so much as I float and …