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Tree Planting & Community Beautification

Tree Planting & Community Beautification

By admin on June 1, 2019

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GARDENING FOR HEALTHIER COMMUNITIES

A volunteer community improvement project

JUNE 1, 2019
9 AM – 12 PM
VOLUNTEER CHECK-IN 8:30 AM

VETERAN MEMORIAL PARK
1259 E D ST, ONTARIO, CA 91764

MORE INFO, CONTACT: (424) 346-3362

Join us for a community beautification project. Volunteers will be tasked with planting new trees and several plants throughout Ontario’s newly remodeled Veteran’s Memorial Park.

Lampkin Foundation Logo
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The project is a part of this years DNA Initiative. The DNA (Developing Neighborhood Agriculture) Initiative’s mission is to support community based health programs for growing urban communities, bring awareness to fresh food resources, share lessons, and build solidarity through global partnerships.

www.lampkinfoundation.org/dna-initiative/

Easter Egg Hunt & Small Business Fair

Easter Egg Hunt & Small Business Fair

By admin on April 13, 2019

Ontario Creekside West Lake

Creekside West HOA Presents

Easter Egg Hunt & Small Business Vendor Fair

Easter-Eggs

9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 13th 2019

  • Participate in contest, games, Easter egg hunt, and raffles*

  • Take photos with the Easter Bunny*

  • Shop local businesses owned and operated by Creekside West residents

  • Meet Lampkin Foundation volunteers

*This is an invitation only event. Event open to Creekside West residents only. Please have resident ID and gate key fob with you at time of entry to event.

To RSVP as a vendor, click here.

2018 Social Good Gala Recap

2018 Social Good Gala Recap

By admin in Foundation Events on October 24, 2018

(ONTARIO, California – October 23, 2018) – On Friday, September 28, 2018, approximately 100 donors and supporters f the D’Andre D. Lampkin Foundation gathered for the Lampkin Foundation’s annual Social Good Benefit Gala. The red carpet took place at the 100 year old historic Beverly Hotel (now Beverly Banquets) located in Ontario, California. One hundred percent of the proceeds benefit the programs and initiatives designed to support education, economic development, climate change research, health and wellness, and healthy alternatives for underserved communities.

European Royal to Emcee Lampkin Foundation Gala

European Royal to Emcee Lampkin Foundation Gala

By admin in Foundation Events, Fundraiser on September 23, 2018

It is with great honor that we introduce our 2018 Social Good Gala Honorary Co-Chair and emcee, His Royal Highness, Prince Mario-Max Schaumburg-Lippe of Germany.

About Prince Mario-Max Schaumburt-Lippe:

Prince Mario-Max Schaumburg-Lippe is a Royal, multiple Award-Winning international TV-Anchor, Emmy Awards Judge, Hollywood Correspondent, Television Host, interactive Media Producer and Actor. In the USA he is known from BRAVO, VH1, CBS, ABC and NBC. He started his media career as a student writing celebrity reports for Bertelsmann Magazines. In Germany he landed work with the biggest TV Networks RTL and Sat1 Pro7 Media.

Gardening for Healthier Communities

Gardening for Healthier Communities

By admin on April 28, 2018

Join us Saturday April 28th at 9:00 AM as we continue this year’s Designing Neighborhood Agriculture (DNA) projects. This time we’ll focus on the team effort that goes into protecting organic resources.

Gardening for Healthier Communities combines topical conversations, active working sessions, and farming education to highlight the importance and need for fresh organic produce in highly populated urban areas. The Lampkin Foundation has partnered with Huerta Del Valle, a non-profit, to host “A Day of Farming”. If you don’t mind getting your hands dirty, this is the event for you!

Huerta Del Valle’s goal is to provide all 160,000 people residing in the city of Ontario with accessible organic food. They also endeavor to foster, cultivate, and build stronger relationships within the region.

Click here for more information about the DNA Initiative.

Creekside West Small Business & Craft Fair

Creekside West Small Business & Craft Fair

By admin in D'Andre D. Lampkin Foundation on March 21, 2018

On Saturday March 24, 2018, members of the D’Andre D. Lampkin Foundation will be participating in the Creekside West Small Business & Craft Fair. If you are in or reside in the Ontario, California area, stop by and meet the volunteers and supporters making #socialgood happen in your community.

2601 Deer Creek Loop
Ontario, California 91761
Creekside Beach Clubhouse (intersection of Day Creek and Deer Creek Loop)

See Map

Vendors will be open from 11am to 3pm. We hope to see you there.

According to 2010 census estimates, Creekside West Village Master Association is a homeowner association encompassing approximately 410 acres in the southeast portion of the City of Ontario. With an approximate population of 55,000 residents, the median age is 28.7.

Ontario Arbor Day Celebration

Ontario Arbor Day Celebration

By admin on March 10, 2018

Help Us Plant 165 Trees at Various Location in the City to kick off our DNA Initiative!

CIRCLE 2.0 will plant over 1650 trees across California this spring and the Lampkin Foundation has been asked to help. Trees planted as part of this program are selected for their strong ability to reduce carbon and limit emissions.

When: Saturday, March 10, 2018
Volunteer Check-In: 8:30 AM
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: Meet at Westwind Park (2455 E. Riverside Drive)

Please bring shovels, gloves, close-toed shoes, and water

For questions, contact Brian Robey, Inland Empire Resource Conservation District Project Manager brobey@iercd.org or (909) 283-7777

Euclid Avenue Parkway Clean Up Day

Euclid Avenue Parkway Clean Up Day

By admin on November 4, 2017

Help the Ontario, California community get ready for Christmas On Euclid.

Ontario, California’s Euclid Avenue is need of a few volunteers ahead of the ‘Christmas on Euclid’ celebration.

On Saturday November 4, 2017 please join Ontario residents and ‘Christmas on Euclid’ fans alike as they prepare Euclid Avenue for decorations.

Details:

  • Volunteers are need to clear the oak tree seed pods in the parkway ahead of installing decorations and iconic scenes
  • Starts at 8:00 am
  • NOTE: Volunteers are starting at Euclid Ave & D Street
  • Breakfast provided for RSVPs

Your Impact:

You are making it possible for families from all over the region to experience an enjoyable holiday season. Check out the 2016 Christmas On Euclid Experience.

About Christmas on Euclid Experience:

In 1922, a tree growing in the old city hall park on South Euclid Avenue and Emporia was decorated by Ontario firemen with 125 colored electric lights, 900 square feet of cotton batting for a snow effect, and 2200 feet of decorations.

A program in the park was given on December 23rd with singing Santa Claus handing gifts of candy to the children. It was such a success that the next day the program was given again. For the next four years the program was repeated during the Christmas season.

More information can be read at http://christmasoneuclid.com/about-us/

About the Lampkin Foundation:

The Lampkin Foundation was established to create positive opportunities and change for individuals, communities, and environments. Our goal is to sponsor and create programs and initiatives that lead to the development of stronger communities and positively impact individuals wanting to lead happier and healthier lives. The Lampkin Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization operating programs throughout California that have a significant impact in a wide range of issue areas, including education, economic development, climate change research, health and wellness, and providing healthy alternatives for underserved communities.

Additional information on the Lampkin Foundation, it’s programs, and its volunteers is available at www.lampkinfoundation.org or you may contact us at (909) 906-3064 if you have any questions.

Thank You City of Ontario

Thank You City of Ontario

By admin in D'Andre D. Lampkin Foundation on August 26, 2017

Please join us in thanking the city of Ontario for allowing us to speak before city council Tuesday, August 15th. As Mayor Leon stated, 3 minutes was not enough time to explain all the great work you, our community of supporters, are doing. But we are still grateful for the opportunity to introduce you to some of the folks we’re helping and to be acknowledged.