Shining a Light on the Need to End Elephant Poaching

For the last two years, Orange County residents have shown incredible support for saving African elephants by attending two events: the first annual Elephant Cooperation Gala held at the Resort at Pelican Hill in 2017, and the second annual event at Fashion Island Hotel in Newport Beach October.

Do Just 5 Things

1. Bake cookies or casseroles. Cooking with kids isn’t the most mess-free option, but this is a really easy way to involve your kids in giving back with their time. As a family, pass out homemade cookies to your local fire department or police station, or take some frozen casseroles to an elderly neighbor or family in need.

Seniors Should Never Have to Go It Alone

The family called Nicolet Araujo, a Senior Care Consultant at Care Patrol, in a panic. Just a few months ago their 84-year-old father had been an active senior living independently with their mother, who uses a wheelchair. Then he went in for major surgery. While the surgery itself was a success, the general anesthesia was not: It caused a bout…

A Big Thank You from San Clemente Lifestyle

There is no better time than this month, to say THANK YOU to our incredible team and local businesses that make the San Clemente Lifestyle Magazine what it is today.  We value your trust in us and are so honored to share your stories and success with our residents of San Clemente. We are so grateful for your support as we…

Lifestyle Letter

“Be the change you wish to see in the world.” ~Mahatma Gandhi Here at San Clemente Lifestyle Magazine, we are grateful and honored to be part of a community that cares so much about helping others and giving back. This November, we shine a light on several local organizations that have a heart for service.  Learn … Continued

Giving is Not Just a Number

Family Assistance Ministries (FAM) has been serving this community since 1999 with Hunger and Homeless Prevention services. From food, case management to housing stability and Homeward Bound FAM helps each client create their own workable solution. We cannot do it without this caring group of donors and volunteers. Thank you for helping us help the most vulnerable in our community.

Mrs Pucker Thanks the Earth!

At Pucker Urban Farm there are many things to be grateful for this Thanksgiving, but the most important one is thanking the Earth that provides for us. We make a commitment to show our gratitude 365-days a year with our sustainable, organic farming practices.

An Evening at Fisherman’s for PierPride

A fun evening at The Fisherman's with an exclusive sunset dinner created by Chef Vito Raspatteli raises money for PierPride to preserve our beloved pier!

Celebrating Equestrian Heritage and Giving Back in Big Ways

The 501(c)3 non-profit San Juan Capistrano Equestrian Coalition (SJCEC) was started 15 years ago by a small group of equestrians that felt the equestrian heritage made San Juan unique and should be valued and celebrated. Many residents probably don’t know that San Juan is home to more than 1800 horses housed in more than 10 equestrian facilities. On weekends, the horse shows…

Your Skin Will Thank You!

In this season of cranberries, pumpkin lattes, and hearty soups ~ as we happily feed our cravings, it’s our skin that sometimes suffers. As the seasons change, the stress sometimes rises with the holidays coming. More baked and sugary treats are out to tempt us, and it can be these things that cause our skin to look dull, tired, or…