Scripps Research Logo

ScrippsAssists™ in Action

Photo Gallery

Photos of ScrippsAssists™ in Action

Walk for animals, February 24 - 2018


Thank you to all our volunteers:

Mike Sessions, Sheila Sessions, Shelly Byrne, Tanya Gresham, Trudy Waseleski-Vargas, Tim Shinn, Mishelle McClanahan-Shinn, Denise McClanahan, Michael Garner, and Karen Clingerman.


First 5k running for the American Cancer Society -- December 10th, 2017


Burn Institute Volunteer Award 2017

During the Burn`s Institute volunteer appreciation breakfast on December 2nd, the ScrippsAssists was awarded for its service and dedication to this organization. Thank you for this honor!


6th Annual Back-to-School Backpack Drive - Thank you notes

After our incredible 6th annual back-to-school Backpack collect for Home Start, allowing to deliver 40 backpacks full of school supplies this year, we received thank you notes from kids and families!!!!! That is our best reward that we want to share with you.

 Backpack-2017-3.jpgBackpak 2017-4Backpack-2017-2.jpgBackpack-2017-1.jpg

ScrippsAssists™ teamwork at Torrey pines

Look at our volunteers who make Mother Nature feel good!!! ScrippsAssists volunteers have been helping to maintain the trails at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve for over 20 years, from 9 to noon, once or twice per month! If you want to join contact Dee Haung at
Thanks again guys, you do a great job!!!!


Relay For Life of La Jolla -- Saturday, May 20 & Sunday, May 21 - 2017


Walk for animals, May 6 - 2017


ScrippsAssists™ has been recognized with the following awards

  • 2017 - Volunteer of the year award for the ScrippsAssists member Mishelle McClanahan-Shinn, from the San Diego Food Bank (SDFB) during the 40 years celebration.

Mishelle for ScrippsAssists - SDFB Volunteer of The Year 2017


  • 2009 Daffodil Days - Copper Sponsor - American Cancer Society

ACS Award to ScrippsAssists™
ACS AwardDaffodil Days Award


  • 2005 Senior Community Centers Volunteer Heroes Award
  • 1997 CVC Excellence in Community Service
  • 1997 United Way Excellence in Community Service
  • 1995 Juvenile Diabetes Award

Organizations Aided by ScrippsAssists™

back to top

Donations made by ScrippsAssists™ to the following organizations

back to top

ScrippsAssists logo

For more information, email