2020 Woman of the Year: Rosemary Allison

Earning impressive accolades for her breadth of knowledge, ethical practices and expertise in negotiating, Rosemary Allison is dedicated with a strong work ethic. These honorable traits result in a reputation as one of the most trusted and admired real estate professionals. Her star-studded clientele list includes many famous names in nearly every industry. Community activist Beyond her stellar reputation as a realtor, Rosemary is equally known as a volunteer and philanthropist in ...

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Celebrity Activists

Take the saying “with great power change.comes great responsibility.” Scores of celebrities are making a difference—before and during quarantine. A number of A-listers are using their star power for serious good. This runs from celebrity activists raising awareness about sexual harassment at work, to helping fight bullying. And even encouraging teens to become leaders in their own communities. Here’s a look at famous folks impacting more than just the box ...

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Fashion Industry Fights Covid

The fashion and luxury sector has been one of the hardest hit industries due to the pandemic. The industry as a whole is projecting a 600 billion dollar decline on sales this year. Despite these losses, there is a rally cry as the fashion industry fights covid. Hundreds of companies are supporting medical communities, relief orgs, families and businesses. The following is a roundup of some amazing companies helping support ...

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L.A. Love & Leashes

LOVE & LEASHES LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA L.A. Love & Leashes celebrated its grand opening of a new storefront at Westfield Century City to a crowd of two-legged supporters and plenty of four-legged friends. Who they are First off, L.A. Love & Leashes was created by the nonprofit Friends of L.A. Animal Shelter. Further, it has a platform with an amazing concept: It is L.A.’s only shelter shop. Hence, it is the only ...

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Rock 4EB!

ROCK4EB! 2019 MALIBU, CALIFORNIA At a private residence in Malibu, guests gathered for the 5th Annual ROCK4EB! It was a night of comedy, music and philanthropy under the stars. The benefit raised funds and awareness for  Epidermolysis Bullosa Medical Research Foundation (EBMRF) and the EB Research Partnership. Performances by Adam Sandler and special guests Eddie Vedder and Judd Apatow thrilled the celeb-studded crowd. Attendees included Julia Roberts, Sean Penn, Catherine Bell, Courteney ...

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Wolf Connection

Driving through scenic stretches of Angeles National Highway an hour north of Los Angeles, a sign appears. It points drivers in the direction of the remote Aliso Canyon. Down a dirt driveway, one arrives at a small cabin. It's only the photos on the wall that might give away the hosts of this remotely beautiful destination. Until we step outside and hear the howling. Within seconds, the cry of one ...

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An Attitude of Gratitude

The holiday season allows us to reflect on the many blessings in our lives. During this season of family gatherings, celebration and gratitude, also consider ways to give back. Donate time and resources to spread some joy into the lives of others. Think of it as an attitude of gratitude. Thanksgiving and beyond We are big fans of the work being done with LA Mission Thanksgiving. The celebration fed hundreds of people ...

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Celebrities Who Give Back

These celebrities who give back raise millions, putting their star power—and sometimes their wallets—to good use. The oft cited maxim “to whom much is given, much is expected” doesn’t always hold true when it comes to celebs and charitable work. However, some stars align their names and fame to meaningful causes. They are a driving force, from  vocal advocacy for change to giving millions to those in need. Here’s a look ...

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Urban Community Gardens

According to the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank, Los Angeles is home to a bustling economy with one of the largest populations in the United States. Yet 1.4 million people (14 percent of our county’s residents) experience food insecurity. With thousands of empty plots of land sitting vacant and unused, how can this be? Thankfully, several L.A.-based organizations are working hard to turn food deserts into urban community gardens. As ...

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Pampered Parties

A glam tent company created out of love gives back to those in need. There are three things that Trish Healy has known for as long as she can remember: She wanted to be a parent, giving back would be a lifelong driving force, and she has an keen eye for beautiful  things. What she could not have imagined years later was that these factors would be intertwined as the anchors ...

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