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December 13, 2007
Temple City, CA - The GMF donates toys from its annual toy drive to the Asian Pacific Women's Center and the Center for the Pacific Asian Family.

September 17, 2007
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF purchases school uniforms for four children who are residents at the Asian Pacific Women's Center.

December 6, 2006
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF kicks off its annual toy drive at Oiwake Restaurant in Little Tokyo. Between December 6th and 12th, the GMF will be collecting toys on behalf of our three partners - the Asian Pacific Women's Center, the Center for the Pacific Asian Family and Para Los Ninos. All toys received during this time will be donated to these organizations to bring the joy of Christams to the many deserving children that they serve.

September 21, 2006
Los Angeles, CA - The Asian Pacific Women's Center honors the GMF with its Community Award at its 11th annual Metamorphosis Gala Fundraiser at the Disney Concert Hall.

June 16, 2006
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF donates $250 to the Asian Pacific Women's Center to help purchase items needed to support their newly developed children's program.

June 10, 2006
Huntington Beach, CA - The GMF will sponsor Kevin, 11, and Kristen, 10, for a second year to take part in the California Junior Lifeguard Program during the summer by paying for their fees and uniforms.

December 15, 2005
Boston, MA, - The GMF purchases clothing and gift items to help bring the joy of Christmas to a needy family in Massachusetts.

September 23, 2005
Upland, CA - The GMF sponsors Sienna, 8, to pursue her musical endeavors at the Upland Music School.

April 1, 2005
Huntington Beach, CA - The GMF will sponsor Kevin, 10, and Kristen, 9, to take part in the California Junior Lifeguard Program during the summer by paying for their fees and uniforms.

March 18, 2005
Anaheim, CA - The GMF hosts a night at the Disney on Ice Show at the Anaheim Pond for three families from the Asian Pacific Women's Center. Feld Entertainment, producers of the show, donated the Disney on Ice tickets and the GMF provided a limousine ride to and from the Pond as well as food and souvenirs at the show.

December 16, 2004
Temple City, CA - The GMF donates over 400 toys from its annual toy drive to the Asian Pacific Women's Center, the Center for the Pacific Asian Family, Para Los Ninos and Wings.

November 19, 2004
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF collects over 100 toys and raises over $10,000 at its third annual "An Evening in Paradise" fundraiser at Loyola Marymount University.

July 29, 2004
Huntington Beach, CA - The GMF sponsors Lay Sam, from the Golden West Swim Club, to compete in the Junior National Swimming Championships in Palo Alto, CA. The GMF paid for all of his travel expenses plus a travel bag and team t shirts.

July 26, 2004
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF is featured in the California section of the LA Times. Please click on the link to view a pdf of the article.

June 30, 2004
West Covina, CA - The GMF goes shopping with Christina and Catrina to purchase new clothes and shoes.

April 07, 2004
Carson, CA - The GMF Project Blossom sponsors Kaylee to take hula lessons for 6 months.

Nov. 26, 2003
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF hosts its first annual old school dance celebration at Oiwake's in Little Tokyo to collect toys and raise money and public awareness for the GMF. Collected toys went to the Center for the Pacific Asian Family.

July 20, 2003
Los Angeles, CA - Brook Lee pulls the winning prize drawing entries at the Sounds of Hawaii concert at the Greek Theater. Grand Prize was round trip airline tickets for 2 to Hawaii donated by American Airlines. 1st prize was a Nikon digital camera donated by Samy's Camera. 2nd prize was a printer donated by Canon.

June 08, 2003
Honolulu, HI - The GMF Project Blossom sponsors Tara to attend two volleyball camps at the University of Hawaii. One hosted by Asics and one hosted by the UH Women's volleyball team.

March 2003
Berkeley, CA - The GMF partners with the Sounds of Hawaii and Nederlander concerts as part of its annual fundraiser.

February 10, 2003
Honolulu, HI - The GMF Project Blossom sponsors Michael to take karate lessons.

September 2002
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF changes the name of the Kids Can Program to Project Blossom to reflect the growth and nurturing aspect that children experience when they participate in extra-curricular activities.

June 26, 2002
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF purchases school uniforms for Emmanuel and Mara, who are residents at the APWC shelter.

June 01, 2002
Orange County, CA - The GMF Kids Can program continues to sponsor Wyatt to play in a basketball league at the YMCA and pays for his registartion fees.

December 16, 2002
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF purchases $500 in gift cards for the Center for the Pacific Asian Family for their annual Christmas party to be given to the older children as part of their Christmas gifts.

December 04, 2001
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF donates $1,500 to the Center for the Pacific Asian Family to help start the Children's Learning Center where children can do homework and play games in a safe environment at the shelter.

August 29, 2001
Orange County, CA - The GMF Kids Can program continues to sponsor Wyatt to play in a basketball league at the YMCA.

May 05, 2001
Montebello, CA - The GMF hosts its second annual bowl-a-thon at Beverly Lanes in Montebello. 14 children from Para Los Ninos attended as our special guests.

April 11, 2001
Orange County, CA - The GMF Kids Can program sponsors Wyatt to play in a basketball league at the YMCA. Volunteer Lisa goes shopping with Wyatt and his mom to purchase shoes, bag, shorts and basketball. The GMF also sponsors Wyatt for swimming lessons during the summer.

February 23, 2001
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF kicks off its Kids Can program, due in large part to a donation from the Weinstock family, by sponsoring Amanda and Crystal to play softball by paying for registration fees and purchasing new equipment for them to play with.

January 15, 2001
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF donates $1,500 in bi-lingual textbooks to Para Los Ninos.

November 18, 2000
Honolulu, HI - The GMF presents a check to the Xerox Hawaii Victim's Fund in the amount of $2,000.00 to help support the 10 children who were left fatherless when a gunman shot and killed 7 of his male co-workers at the Xerox Hawaii plant in Honolulu.

September 16, 2000
Torrance, CA - The GMF hosts "An Evening in Paradise" fundraiser at Paradise Restaurant. Nearly 100 guests attended and the GMF raised over $6,000.

August 09, 2000
Los Angeles, CA - The GMF donates an iMac computer to the Asian Pacfic Women's Center so that the children can do their homework in a safe environment at the center.

May 09, 2000
Montebello, CA - The GMF holds its first annual bowl-a-thon to raise seed money to start the Garrett Miho Foundation.

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