Property investor and Founder of Investec Real Estate Companies, Kenny Slaught has formerly served on the board of the Santa Barbara Hospice Foundation, and continues to be a supporter of Hospice of Santa Barbara. The proof came when he recently wrote about the organization’s ‘I Have a Friend Program’ on his blog at KennySlaught.com.
Keen backer of the Santa Barbara’s heritage and arts, Kenny Slaught has promised his benefaction towards the Santa Barbara Museum of Art’s “The Image More” campaign by highlighting it on his blog at KennySlaught.com. The Santa Barbara Museum of Art plays an amazing part in the local community by providing educational programs and relating residents and visitors to truly brilliant works of art. Presently, the museum has launched a big restoration project that includes the launch of the Imagine More campaign, an exhilarating fundraising effort that will provide for superior gallery area, more community space, necessary updates to the building, and a unique experience. The museum hopes to raise $50 million in capital to reach these ambitions through the Imagine More Campaign.
Kenny Slaught explains that Hospice of Santa Barbara provides a compassionate care services both to individuals facing terminal and chronic illness, as well as their loved ones. Many of the programs at the organization are directed at the needs of children as they struggle with the impending or recent death of a close family member. About 20 percent of children experience the passing of a loved one before they turn 18, and one in 20 children must face the loss of one or both parents during their childhood. Hospice of Santa Barbara provides individuals in these situations with free support programs to help them cope with grief to avoid or mediate depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
The economy-boosting edifice was built during the American Great Depression period, between 1931 and 1936, costing the government $49 million dollars. The dam was initially named Boulder Dam, but was later switched to Hoover Dam in honor of the then-President Herbert Hoover, who made significant contributions to the construction of this prodigious project. With 221 meters of height, 379 meters of width, and at least 35.000 cubic kilometers of total capacity, the dam could top 4,2 billion kWh2 annually, explains Kenny Slaught.