SPONSORS SOUGHT FOR REACH OUT PARADE OF HOMES

The 13th annual Reach Out Morongo Basin “Parade of Homes” fund-raiser is set for Sunday, February 19. Assignment reporter Mike Lipsitz says it’s not too late to be a sponsor… Reach Out Morongo Basin’s “Parade of Homes” is the organization’s primary annual fundraiser. It brings in thousands of dollars to

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AMERICAN LEGION SUPPORTS REACH OUT MORONGO BASIN

The Joshua Tree American Legion Jack V. Rice Post 761 presented a $500 check to Reach Out Morongo Basin last week. The donation was presented by Commanders John Potter and Al Souza to Executive Director Robin Schlosser for the charity’s Neighbors-Helping-Neighbors program, which helps veterans, seniors, and disabled residents in

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REACH-OUT DIRECTOR GOES TO WASHINGTON SUMMIT

Reach Out Morongo Basin executive director Robin Schlosser recently returned from the three-day United State of Women Summit in Washington, D.C. The first-ever summit was convened by the White House to address issues of gender equality for women and girls, and people from all over the world attended. Among the

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REACH OUT EXECUTIVE INVITED TO WASHINGTON. D.C. WOMEN’S SUMMIT

The hard-working executive director of Reach-Out Morongo Basin has been invited to a prestigious gathering in our nation’s capital. Managing editor Tami Roleff has the kudos for Robin Schlosser… The executive director of Reach Out Morongo Basin has been invited to attend a women’s summit in Washington, D.C. in two

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MARINES AND REACH OUT COMBINE TO HELP NEIGHBORS

An early spring day saw 20 members of the 3rd Battalion 11th Marines and Combat Logistics Battalion-7 from the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center out in force in the community assisting senior and disabled homeowners with yard work in coordination with Reach Out Morongo Basin. In what’s become a

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REACH-OUT WINS HONORS AND A NICE CHECK

Reach Out Morongo Basin was recently named one of the best of the best for providing transportation services to senior residents. The National Volunteer Transportation Center is recognizing 16 outstanding volunteer transportation programs from around the country, at a transportation trade fair in Portland, Oregon, May 23-26, and will award

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ART AUCTION RAISES FUNDS FOR REACH OUT MORONGO BASIN

Reach Out Morongo Basin held its fourth annual art auction Saturday to raise funds for its neighbors helping neighbors programs. Managing editor Tami Roleff says the live and silent auction raised more than $2,000 for the charity… A live and silent auction, combined with music and food, raised $2,182.50 for

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LETTER CARRIERS COLLECTING FOOD SATURDAY

This Saturday, May 14, letter carriers across the Morongo Basin will be collecting food for families in need. Residents are encouraged to leave a bag filled with non-perishable food such as canned meats, soups, juice, vegetables, pasta, cereal, peanut butter, and rice, next to their mail box before the regular

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EVENT SPONSORS SOUGHT FOR REACH-OUT ART AUCTION FUND-RAISER

The art auction benefiting Reach Out Morongo Basin will take place today from 2 to 7 p.m. at ArtFx & Furnishings in Old Town Yucca Valley. The event will include a live auction plus live music, food, refreshments and desserts. Registration for the auction is from 2 to 3; the

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EVENT SPONSORS SOUGHT FOR REACH-OUT ART AUCTION FUND-RAISER

The fourth annual art auction benefiting Reach Out Morongo Basin is seeking event sponsors at various levels. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the specifics… The art auction benefiting Reach Out Morongo Basin will take place Saturday May 7 from 2 to 7 p.m. at ArtFx & Furnishings in Old Town Yucca

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REACH-OUT SEEKS DONATIONS FOR ART AUCTION BENEFIT

Reach Out Morongo Basin is still asking for donations for its fourth annual fundraising art auction next week. Managing editor Tami Roleff says the deadline for donations is Saturday… There’s still time to donate items for the fourth annual art auction to benefit Reach Out Morongo Basin. Donations will be

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REACH-OUT SEEKS DONATIONS FOR ART AUCTION BENEFIT

Reach Out Morongo Basin is still asking for donations for its fourth annual fundraising art auction next week. Managing editor Tami Roleff says the deadline for donations is Saturday… There’s still time to donate items for the fourth annual art auction to benefit Reach Out Morongo Basin. Donations will be

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SAVE THE DATE FOR THE REACH OUT MORONGO BASIN ART AUCTION

There’s still time for artists to donate art for the fourth annual art auction, to benefit Reach Out Morongo Basin. Proceeds from the art auction will benefit the charity’s neighbors-helping-neighbors programs. The deadline to donate art is Saturday, April 30. Reporter Rebecca Havely has more information about the event… The

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REACH OUT OFFERING CHAIR EXERCISE CLASSES

Reach Out Morongo Basin will host chair exercise classes for seniors at the Twentynine palms Senior Center. The classes will vary week to week, but will include chair yoga, chair stretch and strength, and chair core fitness—a Pilates-based exercise program. Classes will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m.

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REACH OUT BENEFIT ART AUCTION SEEKS DONATIONS

The fourth annual art auction benefit for Reach Out Morongo Basin is now being organized and donations are being sought. Reporter Rebecca Havely has more… The Art Auction Benefit will take place from 2 to 7 p.m. on Saturday May 7 at ArtFx & Furnishings in Old Town Yucca Valley.

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REACH OUT AND MARINES LOOKING FOR SENIOR AND DISABLED WHO NEED HELP

Volunteers from Reach Out Morongo Basin and the Marine Corps are looking for seniors or disabled who can use some help. Reporter Mike Lipsitz explains…. Home repairs and yard work can present increasing challenges for seniors and disabled residents. If this is you or you know of a local senior

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TWO FUND-RAISERS NET ABOUT $4,000 FOR REACH-OUT MORONGO BASIN

Reach Out Morongo Basin held two fund-raising events last weekend that raised about $4,000 for its Neighbors Helping Neighbors programs. The opening night gala last Friday for Theatre 29’s “The Little Mermaid” raised almost $2,500. Attendees were treated to heavy hors d’oeuvres, desserts, and a silent auction featuring art, photos,

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REACH-OUT HOSTS TRANSPORTATION WORKSHOP

Just what are the transportation needs for elderly, low-income and other residents on our Morongo Basin? A workshop meeting tomorrow will look into those needs. Managing Editor Tami Roleff urges you to join in… Reach Out Morongo Basin will host a workshop on transportation needs for seniors, the disabled, and

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REACH OUT HOSTS UNMET TRANSPORTATION NEEDS WORKSHOP WEDNESDAY

Reach Out Morongo Basin will be hosting a transit planning workshop on unmet transportation needs for senior, disabled and low income individuals on the Morongo Basin. The workshop will be held at the Twentynine Palms Senior Center 6539 Adobe Rd in Twentynine Palms Wednesday March 9th from 1:00 to 2:30

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PRESTIGIOUS AWARD MEANS $5,000 FOR REACH OUT MORONGO BASIN

Reach Out Morongo Basin was recently named one of the best of the best for providing transportation services to senior residents. For the last 15 years, the National Volunteer Transportation Center has been recognizing outstanding volunteer transportation programs around the country, and awarding cash prizes. Reach out Morongo Basin will

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