The Children of House of Imported Hearts

All this week we’ll share profiles of the children benefiting from our partnership with House of Imported Hearts and the development of an orphanage in Indonesia. We hope this window into the lives of orphaned children will give you a better understanding of the project and our efforts to raise money to support their education […]

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Introducing… Within Arm Reach’s Fashion Line!

Want to stylishly support a great cause? Then buy a Within Arms Reach t-shirt! It’s only $25, and all proceeds made will go towards our current project: building the orphanage in Indonesia! If you’d like to buy a t-shirt and support Within Arms Reach, contact us here. We’d also like to thank our lovely models […]

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Aung San Suu Kyi To Visit Hawaii in January

Aung San Suu Kyi, the leader of Burma’s National League for Democracy and Nobel Peace Prize winner, will once again visit the United States, this time as the keynote speaker at the Rotary Global Peace Forum in Honolulu, Hawaii on January 26. Go here for more information. Suu Kyi last visited the United States in […]

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Pres. Obama Visits Aung San Suu Kyi in Burma

As the United States moves to expand its strength and influence in Southeast Asia, President Barack Obama visited Burma on Monday Nov. 19, 2012, and met with leading democracy activist and reformer Ms. Aung San Suu Kyi. Just two years ago it was unimaginable that the American head of state would land aboard Air Force One […]

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Thank You

Within Arms Reach would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to our host Sababa; artists Tiffany Baca and D Fox; and surfer Zoltan Torkos for their support at our fundraiser Imported Hearts & the Arts! We’d also like to thank our sponsors Recreation Fitness, Wynstone Fernando Photo & Video, Megan Sachs Photography, All Pro […]

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A Night in Long Beach

If you walked past Sabada Restaurant & Lounge in Long Beach Thursday night, you likely peered through the doors and witnessed what you’d expect to see; young people socializing, enjoying food and drink, and patrons swaying to the eclectic strummin’ of an acoustic duet. We were there, and yes, it was a great time. Within […]

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Imported Hearts & the Arts

On October 25th, we will be having our second fundraiser for our Indonesia Project – Imported Hearts & the Arts! From 7pm until 11pm at Long Beach’s Sababa Restaurant & Lounge, a portion of all proceeds made will go directly towards designing and constructing the House of Imported Heart’s orphanage in Indonesia. (for more information on […]

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Imported Hearts & the Arts Highlights: Surfer Zoltan Torkos and Artist Tiffany Baca

For our upcoming October 25th fundraiser, we would like to highlight and thank two individuals- Zoltan Torkos and Tiffany Baca- for their continuous support. Zoltan Torkos, a renowned surfer, has graciously donated his time and effort to our cause at Within Arms Reach, and will be at our fundraiser signing the Lance Collins signature collectible […]

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Sundie Zin wins the Long Beach Post “30 Women to Watch” award!

Our Chief Education Officer and founder Sundie Zin has won the prestigious 30 Women to Watch award- an honor given by the Long Beach Post & California Women’s Conference to outstanding women who have proven their ability to inspire the Long Beach community and the world! 30 Women to  Watch, an event aimed to “highlight […]

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House of Imported Hearts Q & A

Interview with Raissa [pictured on left with her family, the House of Imported Hearts founders] 1. Tell me about yourself and your background. Why are you interested in nonprofit work? I grew up in a family that has a passion for aiding others. My parents are pastors, and they taught me to always grateful for what I have […]

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Within Arms Reach is made up of enthusiastic individuals giving their time, energy, love, and life away to make a difference in the world.

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