Tag Archives: Hugh O’Brian

In Loving Memory of Hugh O’Brian

I do NOT believe we are all born equal — CREATED equal in the eyes of God, YES — but physical and emotional differences, parental guidance, varying environments, being in the right place at the right time, all play a role in enhancing or limiting an individual’s development. But I DO believe every man and […]

The Return to Africa–

Author: Cheryl Brenn, Director of National Programs Most of us are familiar with the HOBY Story: In the summer of 1958, our founder, Hugh O’Brian received the invitation that would change his life. O’Brian, then 33, was in Winnipeg, Manitoba, parlaying his fame as television’s legendary Wyatt Earp into extra income by guest-starring with a circus. […]

HOBY is a Combined Federal Campaign Charity.

If you or someone you know works is a government or military worker,  HOBY would love the support! The 2014 campaign runs from September 1 – December 15, 2014. “CFC is the world’s largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign, with almost 200 CFC campaigns throughout the country and overseas raising millions of dollars each […]

EARTH DAY

It’s EARTH DAY today! Like we said on our FACEBOOK post, We are loving the #GlobalSelfie thing going on with NASA. Anyone, anywhere on the globe, can participate by posting a “selfie” with their local environment as a backdrop. Post your photo to Twitter, Instagram or Google+ using the hashtag #GlobalSelfie. Photos tagged #GlobalSelfie will be used to […]

Megan Alexander to Emcee NY HOBY GALA

“INSIDE EDITION” Correspondent and HOBY Alumna, Megan Alexander (Washington, ’97) will be the Master of Ceremonies for the Annual Albert Schweitzer Leadership Awards Dinner on May 5th, 2014 at The Plaza in New York City. Megan is one of the youngest rising stars in the television news industry. At a young age she is already on […]

A Very Special Thank You- Hollywood American Legion

HOBY will be selecting various supporters throughout the year to spotlight in our “With Special Thanks- A HOBY Donor Spotlight” series.  If you are a donor that would like to share your story on why you give to HOBY, please contact us. Hollywood Legion Post 43 Written by: Robin Garfield Nearly every year for the […]

Want to be a TEDx Teen– The Deadline to apply is today!

What is TED? TED is an annual event where some of the world’s leading thinkers and doers are invited to share what they are most passionate about. “TED” stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design — three broad subject areas that are, collectively, shaping our future. And in fact, the event is broader still, showcasing ideas that […]

So You Think You Can Blog? (So does HOBY)

YOU can contribute to the HOBY Blog We are looking for a few good writers for our brand new HOBY Blog.  If you have a story or expertise to share about Youth, Volunteering, Leadership, Fundraising, Social Media or current events that would interest our readers, then we’d love to hear from you! What should I […]