The Downey Legend

True Loving Connections: TLC 5K

True Loving Connections: TLC 5K

Adrian Soto, Writer

March 8, 2019

In Downey, there is a program to aid struggling members of the community.  The program, TLC or True Lasting Connections, organized the “2019 Stay Healthy Downey 5K for TLC” marathon run on Feb.23 to fundraise money for their programs.  Members from the Downey community participated and donated the...

Downey Dance Holds TLC fundraiser

Lukas Luna, Writer

March 5, 2019

On Feb 21, the Downey High School dance team held its annual TLC fundraiser at the Downey Civic Theater. The event consisted of dance routines performed by dance teams from all across Downey and other cities such as Lynwood and Gahr.   TLC has long depended on events such as this to he...

Downey High Goes Mad For TLC

Downey High Goes Mad For TLC

Corey Ocasio, Writer

March 26, 2018

The family resource program, Tender Loving Connections, more commonly referred to as TLC by the public, has been a pivotal force in helping out the community of Downey and providing aid to the less fortunate families living within the city for over a decade. This year, beginning March 5, Downey High ...

Tender Loving Care

Tender Loving Care

Daisy Lopez, Staff Writer

March 22, 2016

Over the course of two weeks (March 1-18) Downey High School’s ASB students are encouraging students to donate to Tender Loving Care (TLC) an organization that financially helps Downey residents that need the aid. They hope to reach a goal of $40,000. Trying to get $5 is hard enough much les...

Pizza for a cause

Pizza for a cause

Sabrina Picou, Staff Writer

March 27, 2015

On Thursday, Mar. 12, at 3:30 p.m., Stay Connected hosted a pizza-eating contest between Downey and Warren’s sports teams at Stay Gallery where the two schools joined together to help fundraise for True Lasting Connections. TLC is an organization that helps families in need and provides many outstanding...

The unworn dance shoes

The unworn dance shoes

Mireya Navarro, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015

On Wednesday Feb. 25, the Downey High School Dance Team, along with dance studios like, Downey Dance Studio, Onstage Dance Center, Kimberly’s Dance Studio, and Santa Fe Springs Dance Center performed at the True Lasting Connections Benefit Dance Concert at the Downey Civic Theatre in memory of Raniyah...

TLC March Madness

March 3, 2015

Downey High participates in the 2015 March Madness fundraiser to raise money for TLC.

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