Philanthropy



UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center to Receive $170,000

May 28, 2014  |  By Staff Writer  |  💬No comments

San Diego, CA – The Vision of Children Foundation (VOC) will present UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center with a $170,000 check to aid in research on rare and aggressive breast cancer. The money represents half of the funds raised at a Holiday High Tea event that featured Ann Romney as the keynote speaker. VOC… Read more »

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U-T San Diego Campaign Succeeds In Raising $1,000,000,

May 27, 2014  |  By Staff Writer  |  💬No comments

San Diego, CA  – May 22, 2014 –  A project that began with a birthday cake, candles, and a large challenge to the community will close this Thursday with  applause for a job well done, goals met, and a community united. U-T San Diego’s Finish The Fight campaign launched with a pledge by senior leadership… Read more »

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Manchester honored as 2013 Nice Guy of the Year

November 16, 2013  |  By Staff Writer  |  💬No comments

“Papa” Doug Manchester paid humble tribute to his family, his faith and the many philanthropists who came before him as he accepted the 2013 “Nice Guy of the Year” award Saturday at the Grand Del Mar Resort. The U-T San Diego publisher was this year’s honoree at a black-tie gala hosted by the Nice Guys,… Read more »

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Papa Doug Manchester Day

August 8, 2012  |  By Papa Doug  |  💬No comments

On his 70th birthday this past May, Papa Doug was honored to receive his own celebratory day from Ron Roberts and the San Diego County Board of Supervisors. In an official proclamation, Supervisor Roberts and the Board declared May 31, 2012 “Papa Doug Manchester Day” across the county. Papa Doug is commended for his leadership… Read more »

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