The 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games are coming to Corona! That’s right, this summer Corona will welcome and celebrate nearly 100 athletes and their coaches from around the world for a special three-day Host Town program that will take place prior to the opening ceremony of the Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles that are held July 25, 2015 to Aug. 2, 2015.
A new website has recently launched, JustServe.org, to provide a place where every organization and individual can go to find service projects in the local and surrounding areas. Think of it as a matchmaking service to help pair people with the needs of community service agencies and organizations.
On Nov. 13, 2014, the Corona Police Department hosted the 2014 Annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner at the Corona Public Library Grand Blvd Room. The dinner honors and recognized over 100 police volunteers who provide thousands of hours of service to the department and the community. The volunteers serve in various areas of the police department and are separated in different volunteer groups
The Bicycles for Children organization, a local not-for-profit, was founded three years ago with the goal of donating 155 bicycles to impoverished children to the Corona/Norco Unified School District. This year, the Bicycles for Children organization set an ambitious goal of donating 700 bicycles.
Do you want your family to be better prepared for a disaster? Do you want to assist in our public safety agencies with Emergency Communications? Do you want to be licensed to use more powerful radios for communication in the desert or the mountains? Or perhaps you just want to learn something new.... Continue reading...
Food Runners second Annual 5k Fun CanRun to support the Corona Norco Settlement House. The 5k Fun CanRun will be collecting cans in lieu of a registration fee.
After last year’s Run saw huge success with more than 500 people participating at the event and more than 3,200 pounds of food collected, Food Runners is doing it again!... Continue reading...