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CricketAsia Cup 2018Latest Sports NewsSportSports Business ASIA CUP 2018: YuppTV bags exclusive digital rights By Kunal Dhyani – September 17, 2018 Cricket Formula 1 Cricket Cricket Cricket Cricket Euro 2020 LIVE broadcast in more than 200 countries, check how you can watch Live Streaming of EURO 2020 in your country Cricket TAGSASIA CUPAsia Cup 2018Asia Cup 2018 Digital RightsYuppTV SHARE Wimbledon 2021 LIVE streaming: When, where and how to watch year’s third Grand Slam’ in you country, India IND vs NZ Live Streaming for free with Jio, Airtel and Vodafone Idea, Check out the best Recharge Plan WTC Final 2021: India vs New Zealand Full Squad, Schedule, Live Streaming, Date, Time, Venue all you need to know World Test Championship final PSL 2021 Playoffs: Schedule, Timing, LIVE streaming, list of champions; all you need to know F1 French GP 2021 Live: Max Verstappen vs Lewis Hamilton today at 6:30 pm — Follow Live Updates RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Twitter by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeGrammarlyImprove Your Grammar With This Helpful Browser ExtensionGrammarlyUndo247 Sports50 Best College Football Players Of All Time247 SportsUndoE! OnlineTLC’s So Freaking Cheap Takes Penny-Pinching to the ExtremeE! OnlineUndoCommenting on the latest development, Uday Reddy, Founder & CEO, YuppTV, said, “We are excited to be hosting the ASIA CUP 2018 on our YuppTV platform. Cricket, as a sport, has enjoyed a religious following amongst the cricket enthusiasts and we are glad to offer them easy access to all the action LIVE, anytime, anywhere at their convenience. We are hopeful that the users will respond positively, getting their dose of the entertainment comfortably on our platform.”This year the Asia Cup is being played in the 50-over-a-side format in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.Cricket lovers can subscribe for the series at www.yupptv.com and watch the action live on YuppTV. Users can also enjoy the matches LIVE on-the-go via YuppTV app on their IOS and Android smartphones or any internet enabled device.Also Read: Asia Cup: BCCI, ACC and Star Sports spar over Kohli’s absenceYuppTV is one of the world’s largest internet-based TV and On-demand service provider for South Asian content, offering more than 250 TV channels and 3000+ movies in 13 languages. YuppTV, received funding from Emerald Media, a Pan-Asian platform established by leading global investment firm KKR for investing in the media and entertainment sector, wherein Emerald Media acquired a significant minority stake in the company for US$50mn. YuppTV had earlier raised its Series A round of funding from Poarch Creek Indian Tribe of Alabama.YuppTV is currently ranked #1 Internet Pay TV platform for Indians living abroad and the largest Internet TV platform from premium content availability in India. YuppTV is the most downloaded Indian SmartTV app and it also boasts of 13 million mobile downloads with 4.0 user rating.Also Read: After Kohli deal, Hero marks return to cricket with Asia Cup sponsorship WTC Final Live: Virat Kohli continues century drought as Kyle Jamieson wins IPL team rivalry WTC Final LIVE: Impatient Rishabh Pant throws away his wicket and Twitterati can’t keep quiet; check hilarious memes WTC Final Day 3 LIVE Score: Jamieson on a roll, bags his 5th Test fifer with Bumrah’s wicket; IND 217/9; Follow Live Updates Cricket Football Cricket YuppTV, the world OTT leader for South Asian content, has bagged the exclusive digital rights for ASIA CUP 2018 in Australia, New Zealand, and all countries under Continental Europe.The ASIA CUP 2018 is hosting dynamic cricketing action between India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Hong Kong. Following the latest development, cricket enthusiasts can catch the live action of the ongoing event in UAE on YuppTV. Maternity WeekA Letter From The Devil Written By A Possessed Nun In 1676 Has Been TranslatedMaternity Week|SponsoredSponsoredUndoYourBump15 Actors That Hollywood Banned For LifeYourBump|SponsoredSponsoredUndoDefinitionMost Embarrassing Mistakes Ever Made In HistoryDefinition|SponsoredSponsoredUndoBrake For ItThis NASCAR Wife Turns Heads Everywhere She GoesBrake For It|SponsoredSponsoredUndobonvoyaged.comTotal Jerks: These Stars Are Horrible People.bonvoyaged.com|SponsoredSponsoredUndoBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBe|SponsoredSponsoredUndo WTC Final IND vs NZ: Ritika Sajdeh shares funny pic of hubby Rohit Sharma calling him a ‘spy’- check out Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Previous articleNazara’s Next Wave Multimedia inks deal with Cricket Australia for ‘Big Bash Cricket’ gameNext articleDiscovery Documentary: Roger Federer runs wild with Bear Grylls Kunal DhyaniSports Tech enthusiast, he reports on Sports Tech industry and writes on sports products.
About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The full list of Beacon Prize winners 2003 is: Professor David Morley: Lifetime AchievementLord Bhatia of Hampton: Leadership Carol Wiggins: Leadership Dr Martin Fisher and Nick Moon: Creative GivingTom Hunter: Creative Giving Jason Maude: Start Up Dame Stephanie Shirley: Start UpDavid Constantine: Courage Zac Goldsmith: Young Philanthropist Sarah Francis: Young Philanthropist Niall Quinn: Judges’ Special Prize John Profumo: Judges’ Special Prize Sir J Paul Getty: Judges’ Special Posthumous Prize The winners will be invited to attend a ceremony in the New Year at No. 11 Downing Street. Here the winners will be presented with their prizes and the overall winner, who will receive a £20,000 donation for their charity, will also be announced. In addition, they will be invited to become the first Beacon Fellows, who will help to shape the future of the charity and be an inspiration to other philanthropists. 24 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Best of British givers honoured by Beacon Prize Tagged with: Awards Giving/Philanthropy Recruitment / people The finalists for the first Beacon Prize have been named. The Prize aims to raise the profile of giving in the UK by acknowledging exceptional philanthropic acts by individuals.The fourteen philanthropists who have won various categories in the Beacon Prize 2003 are diverse. They include Carol Wiggins, an enterprising unemployed mother who helped transform her local community; Niall Quinn, International Irish footballer, who donated the £500,000 proceeds of his testimonial match to charity; and a 15 year old girl who raised £15,000 for Afghan refugees. The 14 philanthropists were selected by an expert panel of judges from 765 nominations. They were chosen for their exceptional charitable efforts and because they are an inspiration for others to give of their time, money or expertise. Advertisement Howard Lake | 23 October 2003 | News
Camelot looking for good Irish applications AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Camelot Foundation is seeking good quality application from Northern Ireland for their Transforming Lives grants programme which closes to applications on 9 June 2006. The Foundation is now launching its Summer 2006 theme of: Out of town, out of mind? – Promoting the social inclusion of young people in rural areasThe Camelot Foundation recognises that young people living in rural areas have limited opportunities and are excluded from accessing key services. They envisage that most applications will fall in the range £10,000 – £75,000. A list of future themes for the remainder of 2006, along with deadlines, are on their website.They give priority to the following kinds of activity, designed to promote the social inclusion of young people: Advertisement Howard Lake | 14 May 2006 | News Tagged with: Ireland — Creating an ordinary life – access to services— Giving a voice – enabling young people to express their needs and hopes, and influence the way services are provided— Taking part in community and civic life – in neighbourhoods, local and regional areas and nationally— Developing young people’s skills — Freedom from fear and discriminationWithin the young people’s theme the Foundation’s priority groups are:— Young parents or those at risk of becoming young parents— Young exiles, newly arrived in the UK— Young people with mental health problems— Young disabled peopleThe deadline for submitting an application under the current theme is 9th June 2006. 19 total views, 2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.
The charity will use funds generated by the card to conserve the UK’s woodland, and plant more trees. Sue Holden, chief executive of the Woodland Trust, said: The Co-operative Bank’s ethics and commitment to lower its impact on the environment sits well with our aims as a charity, and the views of our supporters.” Howard Lake | 23 April 2007 | News 58 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The Woodland Trust has launced a credit card with The Co-operative Bank. It joins fellow environmental organisations Greenpeace, RSPB and Friends of the Earth’s BIG ASK campaign in offering a credit card from the Bank.The Woodland Trust will receive £20 for every card account opened before 20 June 2007 and £15 for every account opened thereafter. The charity receives a further £2.50 if the card is used within six months, and 25p for every £100 spent on the card. The card is made from PETG, a plastic which has “virtually eliminated chlorine and other toxic chemicals found in most standard PVC credit cards”. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Woodland Trust launches affinity card with The Co-operative Bank Tagged with: corporate About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.
Tagged with: in memoriam Individual giving Justgiving JustGiving reports 32% increase in in memory fundraising gifts this year However, JustGiving argues that in memory income could be increased further because cash donations at funerals and memorial services often miss out on the benefit of Gift Aid. It estimates that up to £25 million is lost to charities each year as a result, so is inviting in memory fundraisers to make use of online tribute fund sites like its own to maximise Gift Aid income.Digital legacyOnline giving is now a popular response in the wake of widely publicised deaths. For example, people gave over £32,000 via JustGiving to Sam Harper-Brighouse for Arms Around the Child following his death running the Brighton Marathon.The death of Margaret Thatcher led to a surge in donations to charities in her memory and to those who were affected by her government’s policies. JustGiving tracked £52,000 of donations related to her death.Gemma Randall, Head of Charity Partnerships at JustGiving, comments: “The ability to raise fund for good causes in memory of a lost loved one isn’t a new idea, but it’s being made so much easier and more effective through the Internet.“The result is a permanent online legacy that reflects the person’s passions and personality in life that can help friends and family make sense of their loss and become an uplifting way of keeping their memories alive.”Photo: in memoriam on gravestone Mr Doomits on shutterstock.com 32 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 Howard Lake | 24 May 2013 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Online giving service JustGiving last year handled more than £27 million of donations made in memory of a loved one. This year, donations are already up by 32% from January to May compared to the same period last year.Last year 90,000 in memory fundraising pages were set up on JustGiving, to honour a friend or relative who has died or to continue their fundraising efforts while they were alive.Gift Aid from in memory donations ‘not maximised’According to an ICM Research survey for JustGiving earlier this month, donating to charity is now the most popular method of paying tribute to someone who has died: 67% of British adults prefer to do this, rather than give flowers. Advertisement
AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis4 Melanie May | 27 June 2019 | News Tagged with: Institute of Fundraising 174 total views, 6 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis4 The Institute of Fundraising has updated its Code of Conduct and Disciplinary and Complaints Process, which includes a newly developed Code of Behaviour for Training and Events.The new Code comes in advance of next week’s Fundraising Convention, and applies to both members and non-members.The Member Code of Conduct has been updated to expand on the IoF’s existing requirements by outlining its expectations of members in relation to professional standards and behaviour, ethical standards and integrity and being a representative of the profession.The Code of Behaviour applies to anyone who engages with the IoF, with behaviours that it will not tolerate including:Offensive or discriminatory actions or comments related to a person’s gender, race, sexual orientation, disability, appearance or other aspects of identity or protected characteristicSexual harassment such as verbal innuendo and sexual comments, sexual jokes and stories, displaying pictures or sending emails containing sexual content, making sexual gestures, asking for sexual favoursPhysical contact without consent or patterns of inappropriate social contactThreats or incitements of violence against anybodyStalking or deliberate intimidation, including continued one to one communication after a request to ceasePublication of confidential or sensitive communicationUnwelcome comments regarding another person’s lifestyle choices or practicesThe IoF will take action against anyone who breaks the Code of Behaviour under its complaints procedures, regardless of their membership status with the Institute.Reports of inappropriate behaviour can be made onsite at any event, by contacting an Institute staff member or volunteer, or by emailing [email protected] IoF has also reviewed its complaints process to make clear that it will investigate anonymous complaints or concerns, and that where patterns of behaviour emerge from complaints or concerns raised, it will consider whether a formal investigation should be undertaken. IoF shares new Code of Behaviour for Training & Events ahead of Convention 173 total views, 5 views today Advertisement About Melanie May Melanie May is a journalist and copywriter specialising in writing both for and about the charity and marketing services sectors since 2001. She can be reached via www.thepurplepim.com.
Related documents Open letter to Ilham AliyevPDF – 164 KB Help by sharing this information Follow the news on Azerbaijan 15.05 – President Aliyev asked to put a stop to violence against newspaper reporter April 9, 2021 Find out more to go further Reporters Without Borders supports Azadlig newspaper reporter Agil Khalil’s decision to lodge a complaint against the border police and the public prosecutor’s office on 16 May for preventing him from leaving Azerbaijan although he has been the target of repeated physical attacks there.“It is unacceptable that the authorities fail to protect Khalil and then prevent him from leaving the country, thereby deliberately putting his life in danger,” Reporters Without Borders said. “We call on the government to ensure that his freedom of movement is immediately restored. Khalil is a victim and the authorities should stop treating him like a public enemy.”Khalil filed a complaint with the Nasimin district court in Baku demanding restoration of the right to leave the country and payment of compensation on the grounds that it was illegal to ban him from leaving.His lawyer, Elchin Sadygov, said he did not known if the court had already begun to examine the complaint. He said Khalil was prevented from boarding a flight from Baku to Istanbul on 10 May and was prevented from crossing the land border between western Azerbaijan and Georgia twice the next day. “The position of the border police, which was dictated by the prosecutor’s office, is illegal,” Sadygov said.Reporters Without Borders wrote to President Ilham Aliyev on 15 May asking him to guarantee Khalil’s security and to allow Khalil to leave the country temporarily as a protective measure. AzerbaijanEurope – Central Asia May 20, 2008 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Threatened journalist files complaint about travel ban Organisation News Reporters Without Borders wrote today to President Ilham Aliyev voicing deep concern about a series of physical attacks on journalist Agil Khalil of the daily newspaper Azadlig since 22 February, asking him to intervene to put a stop to them “before they end in tragedy.”Khalil was attacked and beaten by several men employed by the national security ministry on 22 February. He was stabbed as he was returning home on 13 March. Someone tried to push him in front of an underground train on 7 May. And he has been the target of attempts to discredit and intimidate him.The letter also voiced concern about an order forbidding Khalil from leaving the country and an official warning yesterday that, if he did not respond of his own accord to summonses for questioning by the police, he would be made to do so by force. It is hard to understand why Khalil, the victim of several serious physical attacks, is being treated as “a public enemy,” the letter said.Referring to the “shocking” murder of journalist Elmar Husseynov in 2005, Reporters Without Borders said it feared Khalil could be the next journalist to meet a tragic end. “If this were to happen, we would hold the Azerbaijani authorities responsible,” the organisation wrote.The letter concluded by urging President Aliyev to use his prerogatives “to ensure that the harassment of Khalil is stopped and his security is no longer threatened” and that the national security ministry employees involved in the 22 February attack are “the subject of a criminal investigation and are suspended for as long as the investigation continues.” RSF_en News Russian peacekeepers deny foreign reporters access to Nagorno-Karabakh RSF calls for a fully transparent investigation after mine kills two journalists in Azerbaijan June 8, 2021 Find out more June 4, 2021 Find out more “We’ll hold Ilham Aliyev personally responsible if anything happens to this blogger in France” RSF says News News AzerbaijanEurope – Central Asia Receive email alerts
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls on the French police to protect Mahammad Mirzali, an Azerbaijani video blogger with refugee status in France who was stabbed more than ten times in an attack in the centre of the northwestern city of Nantes on 14 March and who received a threatening text in Azerbaijani on his phone three days ago. AzerbaijanFranceEurope – Central Asia Condemning abuses ImpunityCitizen-journalistsFreedom of expressionExiled mediaPredatorsViolence A refugee in France since 2016, Mirzali is often targeted because of the videos he posts on his YouTube channel, Made in Azerbaijan, in which he criticizes Azerbaijan’s authoritarian president, Ilham Aliyev, his wife, Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva, and other members of their family. Azerbaijan is ranked 168th out of 180 countries in RSF’s 2020 World Press Freedom Index. Most critical media outlets have been silenced or have had to relocate abroad, the main independent websites are blocked, and at least two journalists are currently in prison. France is ranked 34th. News As often happens to the families of Azerbaijani journalists and bloggers living in self-imposed exile, Mirzali’s family has been targeted in an attempt to silence him. His father and brother-in-law were arrested in 2017. And, as is often the case in Azerbaijan, the regime also resorted to sex-tape blackmail, sending several intimate videos of one of his sisters to the entire family at the start of March and then circulating it via a Telegram channel. June 4, 2021 Find out more “This is the last warning,” said the text that Mirzali received on 21 March, exactly a week after the stabbing attack. “We can kill you without any problem. You’ve seen that we’re not afraid of anyone (…) If you continue to insult our sisters, we’ll have you killed with a bullet to the head fired by a sniper.” It was signed “Andres Gragmel.” The French police declined to comment on their investigation, which is ongoing. Respect judicial independence in cases of two leading journalists in Serbia and Montenegro, RSF says Organisation News On 6 March, a week prior to the stabbing attack, Mirzali received an anonymous WhatsApp message referring to it. Several shots were fired at him just after he got into his car in Nantes on the morning of 6 October 2020. In a threatening message on his Facebook messenger in March 2020, the deputy speaker of the Azerbaijani parliament, Adil Aliyev, said: “If you don’t shut up, you’ll see what happens to you.” Follow the news on Europe – Central Asia RSF_en Help by sharing this information RSF calls for a fully transparent investigation after mine kills two journalists in Azerbaijan News June 7, 2021 Find out more to go further March 24, 2021 Azerbaijani blogger living in France stabbed, threatened “The Azerbaijani regime is exporting its persecution of freedom of expression to France and to Europe,” said Jeanne Cavelier, the head of RSF’s Eastern Europe and Central Asia desk. “After being stabbed ten times, Mahammad Mirzali had to undergo an operation that lasted more than six hours. Pending the results of the investigation, which has not yet concluded although the attack was witnessed, and in view of the fact that he has received new death threats, we ask for him to be placed under police protection.” AzerbaijanFranceEurope – Central Asia Condemning abuses ImpunityCitizen-journalistsFreedom of expressionExiled mediaPredatorsViolence Receive email alerts “We’ll hold Ilham Aliyev personally responsible if anything happens to this blogger in France” RSF says June 8, 2021 Find out more News Credit: Mahammad Mirzali
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Required fields are marked * Community News Community News Top of the News The YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley is pleased to announce its 2016—2017 Board of Directors. Janie Marquez, Gayle Montgomery, Peggy Gala, Patty Whong, and Diana Burks-Goodman are the newest board members. Newly elected board officers are Angeline Chen, Board President; Berta Montoya, Vice President; Grace Yuen, Treasurer; and Jennie Morales, Secretary.About the YWCA Pasadena newly elected board members:Janie Marquez is an AVP Relationship Manager with City National Bank, and is a specialist in Professional Latino Business Firms and Small Businesses. Gayle Montgomery works for SoCal Gas, and recently completed a six-year run as President of the Sempra Employee Giving Network, Los Angeles Advisory Council. She currently serves as the Communications Lead for the Local Diversity and Inclusion Council, promoting diversity and inclusion awareness in the work place. Peggy Gala is a Senior Associate Director, Development at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. She joined CHLA in April 2010. Prior to CHLA, Peggy practiced law at several litigation firms in greater Los Angeles and worked in environmental policy at the Sierra Club. Patty Whong is a Business and Trusts attorney with the Law Offices of Dennis Huang. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where she served as an Articles Editor for the Journal of Constitutional Law. She majored in Women’s Studies at Wesleyan University, graduating with Departmental Honors, where she focused on visual representations of Asian and Asian Americans. Diana Burks-Goodman is the owner of a Fantastic Sam’s salon in Pasadena. She is also a Vice President for the International Women’ club, serving Monrovia, Liberia; and has served as Co-Chair of the Leprosy Control Foundation in Monrovia, Liberia. Ms. Burks-Goodman also served as member of the Hope Committee, a Bahai’ sponsored community volunteer support program, and served on the Pasadena Western Justice Center Committee.About the YWCA Pasadena newly elected Board Officers:Angeline Chen, Board President, is an attorney at the Law Offices of Carl Shusterman, where she provides expert immigration counsel and representation for employers, employees, investors, students, and individuals in family based immigration matters, victims of crimes, and victims of domestic violence. She also assists permanent residents in becoming United States Citizens by preparing the application and representation at the interview with the US Citizenship and Immigration Services. Berta Montoya, Board Vice-President, is the Director of New Business Development, Latino Market for Thrivent Financial, serving the financial needs of the Latino community. Ms. Montoya is also a member of the National Latina Women Business Association. Grace Yuen, Board Treasurer, is currently a Vice President at Siebert Brandford Shank & Co, LLC. She has more than ten years of experience in public finance and has served numerous municipal bond issuers in the structuring and execution of their transactions across the West, Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions. Since joining Siebert Brandford Shank, Ms. Yuen has worked with a number of municipal governments in California and is a member of Women in Public Finance Los Angeles. Jennie Morales, Board Secretary, currently serves as the Staff Counsel Specialist for the State Compensation Insurance Fund (SCIF). In her position with SCIF, she handles complex defense litigation. Her focus and her community work and activism has been centered on empowering minorities, especially young women. She is dedicated to encouraging and promoting education and raising the self-esteem of women.YWCA’s board members work hard to support the mission of the YWCA: Eliminating racism and empowering women. They are dedicated to program development, establishing innovative connections with the community, and creating more meaningful impact with those YWCA serve in the region.About the YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley: The YWCA acts via a wide range of programs that strive towards the elimination of racism and the empowerment of women and girls in Pasadena and throughout the Foothill Valley. Learn more and donate to the programs of the YWCA at www.ywca-pasadena.org. (626) 296-8433. The YWCA is located at 50 N. Hill Avenue, Suite 301, Pasadena. 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