COUNTY SUPERVISORS MEET TOMORROW, 2 LOCAL AGENCIES UP FOR MAJOR FUNDING

Two Morongo Basin agencies are likely recipients of funds if all goes as expected at tomorrow’s 10 a.m. meeting of the County Board of Supervisors in San Bernardino. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has details … On tomorrow’s consent agenda, county supervisors are expected to approve a grant application that, together with

…View Full Story…

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE EXPO IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

Reach Out Morongo Basin is hosting an emergency preparedness and response expo tomorrow. Here with all the details is reporter Rebecca Havely… If you and your family want to be prepared for an emergency such as a long term power outage, flash floods, earthquakes and other natural disasters then this

…View Full Story…

REACH OUT FUND-RAISER CALLED A BIG SUCCESS

Joshua Tree residents Eddie and Janet Tucker opened their home for tea, refreshments, live music, and tours of their one-acre garden last weekend. Managing editor Tami Roleff says by all accounts, the event was a big success for Reach Out Morongo Basin…

Reach Out Morongo Basin raised almost $400 at

…View Full Story…

DESERT TEA SOCIAL TO BENEFIT REACH-OUT MORONGO BASIN

Reach Out Morongo Basin has planned a “A Desert Tea Social” to benefit the neighbors-helping-neighbors organization. Reporter Rebecca Havely has your invitation… Sip a cup of tea while listening to the sounds of a string quarter and enjoying the bountiful gardens at “A Desert Tea Social.” Reach Out sponsors Eddie

…View Full Story…

REACH-OUT PLANS DESERT TEA FUND-RAISER

Reach Out Morongo Basin is holding a fund-raiser at a unique location later this month. Managing editor Tami Roleff has details… Reach Out Morongo Basin will hold a Desert Tea Social to raise funds for the neighbors-helping-neighbors organization. The tea will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April

…View Full Story…

13TH ANNUAL REACH OUT PARADE OF HOMES A BIG SUCCESS

Sunny skies smiled down on Reach Out Morongo Basin’s 13th annual Parade of Homes Sunday. Edica Gonzalez says the fundraiser was a great success… Nearly 170 tickets were sold for Reach Out Morongo Basin’s 13th annual Parade of Homes, which featured two homes in Twentynine Palms, two homes in Joshua

…View Full Story…

REACH OUT PARADE OF HOMES THIS SUNDAY

Reach Out Morongo Basin’s annual Parade of Homes happens this Sunday, February 19. Six homes have been selected for the showcase. The annual fundraiser brings in thousands of dollars to support services for area senior and disabled residents. The homes on the tour are selected for their artistic, historic, or

…View Full Story…

TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR OFFICERS SPOUSE’S CLUB BENEFIT AUCTION

The Officers’ Spouses’ Club of Twentynine Palms aboard the Marine base awarded more than $35,000 in grants and scholarships last year. The organization gave $16,000 in grants to organizations such as the Twentynine Palms food pantry, 29 Palms Art Gallery, Reach Out Morongo Basin, the Boys and Girls Club of

…View Full Story…

MBTA DONATION GETS REACH-OUT A NEW VAN

Keeping with its mission to provide affordable transportation to the residents of our Morongo basin, the MBTA has donated a new van to the Reach Out organization. Managing editor Tami Roleff has details… Reach Out Morongo Basin will now be able to drive its neighbors to appointments in style, in

…View Full Story…

REACH OUT SEEKS HOME FOR “PARADE OF HOMES” FUND-RAISER

Many desert dwellers will do something different this Valentine’s Day by opening up their hearts and their homes for Reach Out Morongo Basin’s 13th annual “Parade of Homes.” If your home showcases some of the unique qualities of our desert community, consider adding it to this year’s tour. Reporter Mike

…View Full Story…

REACH OUT MORONGO BASIN RECEIVES GRANT

Reach Out Morongo Basin was awarded a $5000 grant to help residents during widespread power outages and natural disasters from Southern California Edison and Edison International. The Emergency Preparedness and Response grant from Southern California Edison will help Reach Out open the Twentynine Palms Senior Center as an emergency cooling

…View Full Story…

SPONSORS SOUGHT FOR 13TH ANNUAL REACH-OUT PARADE OF HOMES

The 13th annual Reach Out Morongo Basin “Parade of Homes” fund-raiser is set for this February. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says now is the time for local business to take advantage of prime sponsorship opportunities…

Reach Out Morongo Basin’s “Parade of Homes” is the organization’s primary annual fundraiser. It brings in

…View Full Story…

REACH OUT REPORTS SUSPECTED EMBEZZLEMENT

An employee of Reach Out Morongo Basin was fired Friday after an investigation was opened for suspected embezzlement. Executive Director Robin Schlosser said that while reviewing the charity’s accounting records, several discrepancies were found. After further investigation, it was determined that several thousand dollars were missing. Schlosser added that the

…View Full Story…

FREE FLU SHOTS TODAY IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

With the quickly approaching flu season, Reach Out Morongo Basin will host a flu shot clinic for the community at the Twentynine Palms Senior Center Wednesday, November 9, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Please bring ID and proof of insurance. Vouchers for free flu shots will also be available. Call

…View Full Story…

REACH OUT MORONGO BASIN CRAFT FAIR THIS WEEKEND

Reach Out Morongo Basin will host its 10th Annual Craft Fair and Bake Sale this weekend at the Twentynine Palms Senior Center Vendors will offer handmade soaps, wood crafts, jewelry and homemade baked goods. Vendor space is still available. Tables are $20 for one day or $30 for two days.

…View Full Story…

REACH OUT MORONGO BASIN CRAFT FAIR THIS WEEKEND

Support the good works of Reach-Out Morongo Basin with their annual craft and bake sale this weekend. Reporter Edica Gonzales has your invitation… Reach Out Morongo Basin will host its 10th Annual Craft Fair and Bake Sale this weekend at the Twentynine Palms Senior Center Vendors will offer handmade soaps,

…View Full Story…

REACH OUT MORONGO BASIN SEEKING BOARD MEMBERS, CRAFT FAIR THIS WEEKEND

Reach Out Morongo Basin, a nonprofit serving senior and disabled neighbors, is looking for people who would like to serve on the organizations’ board of directors. Applicants should be energetic and enthusiastic about improving the lives of residents in the Morongo Basin. If you have a few hours a month

…View Full Story…

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

…View Full Story…

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

…View Full Story…

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

…View Full Story…