Camp Surf Celebrates 20 Years

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Seeing a need for quality surf instruction, surfer and lifeguard Jimmy Miller decided to open CampSurf in the summer of 1997. What began as a seasonal surf camp with private lessons and corporate events, celebrated it’s 20th anniversary this summer. “Jimmy wanted to make enough money in the summer to pay for traveling the world to surf,” said longtime friend …

D4JD Photos

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Thanks To All For An Amazing D4J&D Event! See the Photos Courtesy of Paul Roustan   Download the images using the following links:   Zip File One Zip File Two Zip File Three

May 20th JK Livin “End of Year” Event

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Rosecrans Ave. Ocean Therapy Sessions This is a special event hosting 80 high school students from around Los Angeles that participate in the Just Keep Livin Foundation. We will have 6 stations focused on the 4 focus areas of JK Livin: Wellness, Service, Nutrition & Fitness. We have several local organizations supporting the event along with the JMMF including: Growing …

Jimmy Miller Foundation, LA Kings host vets for day of surfing in Manhattan Beach

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by Ryan McDonald Rough waters and overhead surf didn’t stop a group of military veterans from throwing themselves into the waves of El Porto this week, thanks to the Jimmy Miller Foundation and an assist from the Los Angeles Kings. The foundation hosted veterans from the West Los Angeles Veterans Hospital Groups Monday for a morning of ocean therapy. Instructors …

Remembering Ruth Phelps

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The Jimmy Miller Memorial Foundation wants to recognize and celebrate the life of an amazing and generous lady, a true South Bay “local”. Ruth Phelps included the Jimmy Miller Memorial Foundation in her will so we can continue to offer Ocean Therapy our veterans and children groups.   Ruth Phelps was born in Southwest Los Angeles on December 9, 1913, …

The Jimmy Surf Fiesta Pics!

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Such a great day! CLICK HERE FOR EASY READER ARTICLE AND PICS FROM KEVIN CODY Lots of pics on Facebook for all to see and save.  If you want a full resolution version of any pics, here are those that Steve Gaffney took. You can download the entire zip folder of pics. Part #1: album-64767667-downloads-pt1.zip:  (1.07 GB) Part #2: album-64767667-downloads-pt2.zip:  …

Camp Pendleton Ocean Therapy Oct 11

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All star cast included Peff Eick, Lt. Col. Steve Mount and 10 Marines, including 3 first timers! Laughter was the best medicine at this Ocean Therapy session.  See everyone at THE JIMMY on Sunday!   JMMF board member Andy Dellenbach coaches a first timer with guest instructors Brad and Jerry. Safety instructor Kyle demonstrates the way to stand on with …