June 2013 Local Kudos

Dr. Warren Bruhl

Nonprofit Dreamweaver International has appointed Dr. Warren Bruhl as executive director of their Gear for Goals humanitarian project that brings the love of sports and hope to children in need around the world.

His duties also require him to supervise Gear for Goals’ recently launched Compassion Associate program that affords community members the opportunity to participate by delivering gear to kids in need during their travels and building partnerships to increase distribution capabilities. Since 2012, Gear for Goals has provided more than 3,500 pieces of sports equipment and uniforms to children in need in Kenya, Cuba, Bolivia and the Dominican Republic.

For more information, visit Dreamweaver911.org.


Karyn CalabreseKaryn Calabrese, the owner of Karyn’s Fresh Corner and Inner Beauty Center, Karyn’s Cooked and Karyn’s on Green, was a finalist in the Harper’s Bazaar and Estée Lauder Fabulous at Any Age luncheon. Hosted by actress Brooke Shields, the contest honors five female Harper’s Bazaar readers, one from each decade, that embody female empowerment and ageless beauty.

Calabrese inspires and motivates others to to lead a healthy lifestyle and to feel fabulous inside and out with her restaurants, spa and lectures.

For more information, call 312-255-1590 or visit KarynRaw.com.

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