3 results for author: Cris Peterson

YWPA Scholarship Awardee

We are very proud to award Northwood High School (Irvine, CA) senior Ashley Wu the Young Women in Public Affairs Scholarship in the amount of $1000. Shown here with Ashley are Scholarship Chair Becky Larsen and ZCNH President Melissa Figge. The YWPA Award recognizes young women, ages 16-19, who demonstrate superior leadership skills and a commitment to public service and civic causes, and encourages them to continue their participation in public and political life. Congratulations Ashley!


Films By, For and About Women Zonta Club of Newport Harbor invites you to join us at 1:30 pm for a pre-screening VIP reception with delicious food and drink along with a Silent Auction, Opportunity Drawings, and Wine Pull. At 2:30 pm, a timely panel discussion with several of the women film directors will precede the screening of nine compelling short films by, for, and about women. All proceeds benefit women film students at Chapman University, advancing their careers in the male-dominated film industry. Early Bird Pricing is available through January 15th: $35 General Admission. Get your tickets early! General Admission goes up to $40 ...

Costa Mesa PD Soft Room Complete

Our 3rd Soft Room Project is complete! In 2013, we transformed a Westminster Police Department interview room into a "soft room" to interview victims of human trafficking and domestic violence. Since then we have done the same for the Santa Ana PD and now the Costa Mesa Police Department. We are grateful to The Daily Pilot for this story on our project: Service Group Gives Police Interview Rooms a Soft Touch