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Ralston Named President of the Community Foundations National Standards Board
Council on Foundations > Newsroom, July 26, 2012

Arlington, Va.—The Community Foundations National Standards Board (CFNSB) is pleased to announce that Hugh Ralston, president and CEO of the Ventura County Community Foundation (VCCF), is its new president.

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Foundation head donates to honor staff
Ventura County Star, Dec. 24, 2011

...Boss knows funds will go to good cause...

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Ralston: Time to get together and give together
By Hugh J. Ralston
Ventura County Star, August 27, 2011

...we can make a difference through the "Get Together/Give Together"challenge...

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Superman is not coming to Ventura County
By Hugh Ralston
Pacific Coast Business Times, April 1-7, 2011

So this is what the revolution looks like...

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It's Time for the 99 Percent to Step Up for Veterans
By Hugh Ralston
Ventura County Star, November 10, 2010

As our nation today honors veterans, we believe this is the opportunity for the 99 percent of us who are not serving our country in uniform to help...

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Expanding Opportunities for Youth – A VCCF Initiative
By Hugh Ralston
Ventura County Star, October 21, 2010

If you find hope for the future flagging, keep reading.

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Oxnard Alive With The Arts
By Hugh Ralston
Ventura County Star, June 19, 2010

For the tourist driving across Ventura County from east to west, the arts might seem to bookend at our borders — from the Civic Arts Plaza in Thousand Oaks to Ventura, which calls itself "California’s newest art city…"

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Beyond the perfect storm
By Hugh Ralston
January 16-22, 2009

Sometimes the phrase "perfect storm" is not strong enough to describe the challenges.

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Tough times require priorities, focus on mission
By Hugh Ralston
November 13-19, 2009

I once read of a board chairman of a nonprofit who claimed his proudest achievement in his three-year term was to ensure every board member knew the mission of the organization so well that if awakened at 3 a.m. in a hotel fire, each could articulate the mission in the stairwell as they evacuated in their pajamas.

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Ventura Photos
Ventura County Star, September 4, 2008

...New Workforce Investment Board of Ventura County Adds Six Members...

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