Inspiring young minds

From left: Kate Novotny, Taylor Platner, MalibuGreenMachine President Jo Giese, Shelby Basso and Deborah McDermott.

From left: UCLA Chancellor Gene Bloch, UCLA UniCamp President and Malibu resident Rey Cano and UniCamp Executive Director Wally Wirick attend last month’s UCLA Day. UniCamp is UCLA’s official student charity. It operates as an independently funded nonprofit organization linking the university with the community. Each year, UniCamp inspires nearly 1,000 children from low-income families to envision brighter futures by sending them, along with 350 student volunteers, to its residential outdoor summer camp. For more information, call 310.208.8252.