Blogs

CII helps kids facing adversity

PowerUp! Olympics offer growth for children facing adversity

April 10, 2019
Ryan Imondi
For 10 weeks, kids in Children’s Institute’s PowerUp! after-school program were introduced to the Olympic Games to learn about oth...
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CII has partnered with The Colleagues for more than 50 years

31st Annual Colleagues Spring Luncheon Highlights Legacy of Giving Back

April 9, 2019
Ryan Imondi
Last week, actress, author and philanthropist Marlo Thomas was honored with the Champion of Children Award at the 31st Annual Colleagu...
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Volunteer Appreciation Week: Thank you for all you do

April 8, 2019
Ryan Imondi
https://youtu.be/O0t5Cdmgm-w It’s National Volunteer Appreciation Week and we are reflecting on all of the important ways volun...
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CII's initiative to prevent trauma from gun violence

Healing childhood trauma from gun violence in Watts

April 2, 2019
Ryan Imondi
At just two square miles, Watts is one of Los Angeles’ smallest neighborhoods – showing up as a blip on the sprawling 500 square mi...
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Children's Institute Announces five new trustees

Netflix Executive and LAPD Lieutenant Among New Trustees

March 11, 2019
Ryan Imondi
Children’s Institute announced five influential leaders have joined the organization’s growing Board of Trustees. Channing D...
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