Achieve Your Goals with The Congressional Award

Did you know that Lion's Heart is now one of nine organizations certified for The Congressional Award? The Congressional Award is a national award program that was established by congress in 1979 to recognize initiative, service, and achievement in young people. The award is about challenge and is a fun way for young people to … Continue reading Achieve Your Goals with The Congressional Award

LION’S HEART TEENS SERVE OVER ONE MILLION VOLUNTEER HOURS IN ORANGE COUNTY AND BEYOND

In this day and age when some young people aim to earn the most likes on social media or score the most victory points in a game, Lion’s Heart teens are achieving a different kind of milestone--giving over one million hours of community service! But what exactly is Lion’s Heart? This innovative nonprofit connects 6th-12th … Continue reading LION’S HEART TEENS SERVE OVER ONE MILLION VOLUNTEER HOURS IN ORANGE COUNTY AND BEYOND

Nonprofit Spotlight: Second Harvest Food Bank

The fall season is here and with Thanksgiving coming up, you might be looking for ways to support local families in your neighborhood!  One of our favorite partners here at Lion's Heart, is the Second Harvest Food Bank, whose mission is to completely eradicate hunger in its communities. Second Harvest has many locations throughout the … Continue reading Nonprofit Spotlight: Second Harvest Food Bank

LION’S HEART – TEEN VOLUNTEERS AND LEADERS WELCOME NEW BOARD MEMBERS

IRVINE, Calif. (October 31, 2018) – Lion’s Heart - Teen Volunteers and Leaders announced today that its Board of Directors has welcomed two new members! These esteemed business and community leaders join the organization’s existing board in governing through functions that include strategic planning, policy development, and fiduciary oversight. Jan Kerchner founded The College Blueprint, … Continue reading LION’S HEART – TEEN VOLUNTEERS AND LEADERS WELCOME NEW BOARD MEMBERS

Top 3 Scariest Things About Volunteering and How to Conquer Them

Our fears and apprehensions might be more top of mind this time of year, considering Halloween just around the corner.  Sometimes we can let what scares us keep us from trying new things or taking on a new challenge. For many, the idea of volunteering can be pretty scary--especially for those of us who might … Continue reading Top 3 Scariest Things About Volunteering and How to Conquer Them

Why It’s Important for Teens to Volunteer

"When I was in elementary school, I looked up to the middle schoolers who would help out teachers and the office staff on Thursdays in awe. I wanted to be them, be the mature, helpful student who everyone seemed so grateful for. So it was no surprise that once I entered middle school, I immediately … Continue reading Why It’s Important for Teens to Volunteer

Lion’s Heart Appoints New Executive Director

IRVINE, Calif., April 19, 2018 — Lion’s Heart announced today that its Board of Directors has named Becca Tankersley as the organization’s next Executive Director effective June 11, 2018. She will work in partnership with the Lion’s Heart Board of Directors, staff, volunteers, and community partners to lead the organization forward in creating innovative paths … Continue reading Lion’s Heart Appoints New Executive Director

The Values Lion’s Heart Taught Me

My name is Allie Wood and I got involved in Lion’s Heart in 7th grade after a friend told me about the organization. I immediately wanted to start volunteering in the community. One of my favorite traditions with my group was baking cookies for Serra’s Pantry's holiday party. It was a great bonding experience as … Continue reading The Values Lion’s Heart Taught Me

Dashing Doggie Fashion Show benefitting the OCSPCA

Lion's Heart interns went to the Dashing Doggie Fashion Show,  in Laguna Hills, CA. on July 23rd, to interview our Members and the event chair, while taking pictures, and helping out with the event. Here is what they found out! Rochelle Chacon, a Real Estate broker associate, had seen the real estate housing market undergo … Continue reading Dashing Doggie Fashion Show benefitting the OCSPCA

In the News: Lion’s Heart Teen Volunteers Honored in Franklin, MA.

In the news! Congrats to our Members in Franklin, MA. for winning President's Volunteer Service Awards and being recognized in Wicked Local, Franklin news. So proud of their dedication to volunteering and giving back to the community. Great article about some equally great young men and women! Here is a snippet of the great article about … Continue reading In the News: Lion’s Heart Teen Volunteers Honored in Franklin, MA.