Heroes Of The COVID Crisis: How Sir Bruno Serato of Caterina’s Club Moved “Motel Families” Into Permanent Housing

STEADFASTNESS — Be resourceful and keep ongoing. When my nonprofit, Caterina’s Club, was in danger of extinction due to the 2008 recession, I mortgaged my home twice to keep it afloat. And when my restaurant, Anaheim White House Italian Steakhouse, where I prepare pasta for the kids each and every day, burned to the ground, I […]

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KFI AM 640 RAISES RECORD-BREAKING $1MILLION+ FOR CATERINA’S CLUB (LA’s #1 Talk Radio Station Also Raises Nearly 60 Tons of Pasta & Sauce For SoCal’s Hungry)

Those facing food scarcity throughout Southern California may breathe easier thanks to KFI AM 640’s 12th Annual PastaThon that raised $1, 033,504 and 115,324 pounds of pasta and sauce for Caterina’s Club, the nonprofit founded by Sir Bruno Serato that feeds hot meals to some 5,000 children each day and offers free food to families […]

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Essential Skills to Prepare for the Changing Workforce

In order to be best prepared for future opportunities in the constantly changing workforce, it is essential to be open to continually learning and adapting to change. Skill-based experience like that found in the hospitality industry ensures crucial capabilities and knowledge that can be transferred across a variety of future careers.

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Food Insecurity – Child Hunger

The COVID-19 pandemic has shed light on the layers of inequality worldwide, especially in terms of food security and the ability of families to put food on the table. In the United States, food insecurity levels rose sharply from 11-12% in the previous five years to 38% by March and April 2020. A survey conducted […]

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Importance of Essential Skills

As we begin to see the light at the end of the tunnel in regard to COVID-19, with the economy improving and more people being hired, we are also seeing these recent gains reflecting the continued disparities between race, gender, socioeconomic class, and education levels. To combat this persistent issue and provide greater opportunities for […]

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Where Exactly Is California Rental Assistance Heading To?

Although California is getting $2.6 billion from the federal stimulus bill and an additional $2.2 billion from the American Rescue plan, less than 1% of this federal rent relief has been distributed to California tenants and landlords. This, coupled with the fact that the California eviction ban will end in just over a month, puts […]

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