English as a Second Language Students Winning with Happy House Literacy Booster

English as a Second Language Students Winning with Happy House Literacy Booster

Happy House President, Carol Loweree has been piloting a program to boost literacy with students. You’ll here more about this program at a future date, but the program is also extremely useful for ESL students. Check out the photo of some recent graduates from a migrant workers ESL program in South Los Angeles and this wonderful success story: “I have so much confidence now to speak English were before I felt unable to! It also gives me the opportunity to help my children since I can understand and read what they are studying! THANKS YOU SO MUCH!” —Isabel S. Mother of 5 children

A New Chapter for Happy House

A New Chapter for Happy House

It is never too young to teach a child how to make good choices! This is what Miriam Quigley found when she began a new Happy House Chapter in Santa Clarita, California. Miriam has been delivering the Happy House Good Choices® program at her daughter’s charter school. The results have been wonderful. Check out the images of what the kids are doing.

Happy House and the Peace Rides—Making a Real Difference

Happy House and the Peace Rides—Making a Real Difference

For a number of months now, Happy House has been working with the United in Peace “peace rides” in South Los Angeles. These rides are composed of local biker clubs, a low rider club, a corvette club and individual owners of exotic and not-so-exotic cars—people who genuinely care about their community. Along with this crew, LAPD sends a large contingent of officers and vehicles to escort the riders through intersections. That’s a major necessity since the ride can be close to a mile or more long just in participants! To answer the obvious question of why: because these rides are having a major impact in crime reduction in the areas […]

LAPD Helps Bring Christmas to a Family

LAPD Helps Bring Christmas to a Family

Meet a family who the LAPD asked if Happy House  could help them with toys. So applying “Love and Help Children” from The Way to Happiness, Happy House did just that but not only did they drop off toys but we were able to find a Food Ministry to give them staples from milk, eggs and bread. And, we got them some Christmas cookies to decorate! Thanks to the LAPD for reaching out to make sure this family has a great Christmas!

2016 Migrant Workers Christmas Event Sponsored by Happy House

2016 Migrant Workers Christmas Event Sponsored by Happy House

Happy House Sponsored Christmas Event in it’s 7th YEAR!  Around 200 kids, parents and teachers showed up for this annual event! Several teachers cried from joy and stating that Happy House makes them all feel VERY special and the students and parents are not use to being treated as ROYALTY! Thank to all you helped put this together!! Here are  few photos of Board Members and Volunteers getting the party ready he day before. Other photo of kids doing arts and crafts and decorating their OWN cookies!

Happy House Meets World Peace One

Happy House Meets World Peace One

In early November Happy House founder, Nancy Cartwright and some of her staff were thrilled to meet and exchange views with members of the executive committee of World Peace One (WP1). This is an organization whose mission “is to organize, produce and broadcast a series of fundraising concerts and annual Global SuperConcerts, whose purpose is to generate resources that will sustain the WP1 Foundation’s ten-year global peace initiative.” One members of this committee is none other than Claes Nobel, a senior member of the Nobel Family, Claes Nobel is a native of Sweden and the great grand-nephew of industrialist Dr. Alfred Nobel, creator of the famed Nobel Prize.  A World […]