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March 7, 2018

The Larry Himmel Neighborhood Foundation partnered with the Assistance League for Operation School Bell, again! 48 students from two local elementary schools were given $100 gift cards to Target. Students were given a list of items they were able to purchase, clothes,...

November 10, 2017

We teamed up with Jerome's Furniture to help makeover the veterans lounge at Miramar College just in time for Veteran's Day.

About a month ago Melinda Lee noticed the furniture was falling apart. She reached out to the foundation, which then got in touch with Jerome's t...

November 10, 2017

Today we partnered with Jackson Design & Remodeling to provide a brand new mural to Riley Special Day School!

Also, we announced that we have adopted Riley Special Day School as a partner. We will look to provide resources and support to Riley.

The students of Riley have...

November 6, 2017

The Larry Himmel Neighborhood Foundation partnered with the Assistance League of San Diego for Operation School Bell, providing 50 kids with new school clothes! Lower income students were given a $100 gift card to Target and were able to buy sweatshirts, skirts, tops,...

October 28, 2017

For over 50 years, Sister Pee Wee has been serving delicious soul food in San Diego. Due to health concerns, she was forced to close down her restaurant. 

This past Saturday, the Larry Himmel Neighborhood Foundation organized an event gathering the community to thank...

September 26, 2017

Derrick Dudley was born with Cerebral Palsy. Despite the diagnosis, he looked and felt no different than the other kids. During his teenage years, he developed dystonia which effected his speech. 

Dystonia causes your muscles to contract thus making it hard to control...

August 29, 2017

Over 300 kids came to the California Barber & Beauty College ahead of the new school year. Each one left with a new haircut, back-to-school supplies and a big smile upon their face at the 2nd Annual Back-To-School Haircut Drive provided by the Larry Himmel Neighborhood...

25 years ago Ragan Tryial and Bryce Jackson passed each other in the halls of Lincoln High School. They would flirt in class with the hopes that one day they'd be able to start a relationship together. Then school ended and Ragan and Bryce fell out of contact. 

They wou...

June 13, 2017

Susan Aaberg has taught at Whitman elementary for over 40 years.  Every year a group of special kindergartners enter her class with unique circumstances. Susan finds ways to positively influence her students to thrive, even if life gives them challenges....