It’s been two years since 5-year-old Maddie James captured the hearts of the nation with her love of the ocean and the animals living in it. For those of you who have been long time Breezy readers, you’ll remember how Maddie’s life tragically ended when an inoperable tumor was found. As soon as she heard the devastating news, her mother, Kajsa, knew that she wanted Maddie’s legacy to live on with Dana Point’s the Ocean Institute. Kajsa was determined to have their new building, the Seaside Learning Center, be named after her little girl; she just needed one million dollars to make that dream a reality. The dream became the community’s dream, and then spread. . . to town after town, into various states, and then nation was caught up in the love of Maddie James. In three short months, one million dollars was raised, and the Maddie James Seaside Learning Center became a reality.
On May 18, 2013, the Maddie James Seaside Learning Center will be [Read more…] about It’s Time! The Maddie James Seaside Learning Center is Here!