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  • A Conversation With Gloria Pollack

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been volunteering in the community for 20 years. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I have been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) since its inception. Jane Boeckmann and Cathy Macguire brought me to the Board and I […]

  • ‘Tis the Season to Jingle & Mingle

    The Valley Economic Alliance hosted a full house at their annual Jingle and Mingle Holiday Party on December 14th. Attendees enjoyed delicious food provided by Lusy’s Mediterranean Food and Grill, drinks, music, and raffle prizes! Guests brought blankets to donate to Love is a Warm Blanket, a blanket drive whose mission is to warm the […]

  • Welcoming Councilmember Herb Wesson

    The Valley Economic Alliance (TVEA) hosted a welcome reception for Herb J. Wesson, Jr. on December 2nd at Blvd Hotels in Studio City, co-sponsored by Blvd Hotels and Spiegel Development. Mr. Wesson has served as the President of the Los Angeles City Council since November 2011 and has represented Council District 10 since 2005.  Since September 2017, Mr. Wesson assumed […]

  • TVEA Board of Governor’s Meeting Recap

    The Valley Economic Alliance Board of Governor’s meeting took place on November 17th at Strength United in Van Nuys. Deputy Chief Bob Green with the Los Angeles Police Department welcomed guests on behalf of meeting host Strength United. Operating through Cal State University, Northridge, Strength United’s mission is ending abuse, empowering families, and developing leaders.  The program included information […]

  • A Conversation With Pamela Corradi

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I began volunteering at college with my sorority. We served deaf individuals at a local center. I volunteered locally when I became a young wife and mother in local politics. During those early years, I belonged to the Cabrini Literary Guild where our group modeled for […]

  • A Conversation With Randy Witt

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I moved to the San Fernando Valley in 1984. Having been originally from Chicago, where politics and civics are practically a sport, as popular as the Bears and Cubs, I continued my involvement when I moved here. I started volunteering in Chicago during junior high school […]

  • A Conversation with Robert Scott

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I began my lifetime commitment to volunteering more than 40 years ago, in the early 1970’s as President of the Van Nuys Jaycees. I went on to become President of the Van Nuys Chamber of Commerce, and somewhat later president of the United Chambers of Commerce, and founding Chairman and […]

  • A Conversation with Tom Soule

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been a community volunteer for 38 years. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I have spent 20 years volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance. Tell us a little about yourself. I have been married to my wife Cathy for 46 years. […]

  • Honor a Hero – Hire a Vet Job and Resource Fair 2016

    A ribbon cutting ceremony opened doors to over 1,000 veterans from local military bases who returned from active duty to participate in the Honor a Hero – Hire a Vet Job and Resource Fair, hosted by The Valley Economic Alliance in partnership with the California Employment Development Department (EDD) on Thursday, November 10th at the Warner Center Marriott Woodland […]

  • A Conversation with David Honda

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been volunteering in the community for 36 years. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I have been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance for over 20 years. Tell us a little about yourself. I have been married to my […]

  • A Conversation with David Fleming

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been volunteering in the community for 55 years. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I have been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance since 1994. I was the Chairman of the Alliance for 16 years, from 1996-2012. Tell us a […]

  • A Conversation with Zedar Broaodous

    How long have you been volunteering in the community? I have been volunteering in the community for 50 years. How long have you been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance? I have been volunteering for The Valley Economic Alliance for 20 years. Tell us a little about yourself. I am a native Valleyite, (born in Burbank, […]