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In loving Memory of Our Cherished Supporter Sally B. Thornton

San Diego Union Tribune Published June 13, 2015 Sally Thornton a Philanthropy 'Matriarch' SAN DIEGO — Whether she was running a technology company or a gift shop for the San Diego Children’s hospital, Sally Bullard Thornton was turning a profit. And she was always, always doing it in style. Her vibrant personality and sharp intellect made Mrs. Thornton stand out in whatever circle she traveled — in business, society and the arts. “She was a matriarch of this town,” said Scott Pedersen, producer of the annual Thornton Winery jazz concert series and a close family friend. The accomplished...

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Epilepsy Awareness Day 2014

The “Big Brain” visited for Epilepsy Awareness Day. Policymakers, agency leaders and the community joined us at the California State Capitol to take a tour of their brain.  Diana Dooley, Secretary of Health and Human Services will walk through the giant 10’ by 10’  inflatable brain. “Brain health is critical and this exhibit is a wonderful way for our lawmakers, community and school children to interact and learn more about how to care and “love your brain.” We answered questions like: What happens when brain doesn’t not function properly?, What are seizures?, and How can I protect...

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