National Endowment for the Arts Awards $10,000 to Pablove Shutterbugs

May 6, 2015

We are thrilled to announce that The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has awarded The Pablove Foundation a grant of $10,000 to provide the Pablove Shutterbugs program to more kids on Los Angeles! The Pablove Foundation is proud to be one of the nonprofit organizations nationwide selected to receive an NEA Art Works grant. […]

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Coming Full Circle: A Celebration in Focus

May 6, 2015

Jane Cheung is Vice-President of Programs at The Pablove Foundation. Pablove Shutterbugs is an awesome gig and she is honored to have served the program for two and a half years running. If you ever wondered about how we were able to pull off 15 Pablove Shutterbugs programs across the country, you’re in for a […]

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“I just wanna say thank you…”

February 23, 2015

Austen Williams has been a volunteer with The Pablove Foundation in New Orleans since 2011. Austen joined the Pablove Shutterbugs team as a teaching assistant when it launched in New Orleans in 2014 and has been sharing her (Pab)love with students ever since. When I heard that the Pablove Shutterbugs program was coming to New […]

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Volunteer with Pablove in Los Angeles!

January 21, 2015

Happy 2015 from your friends at Pablove! Want a perfect way to kickstart those resolutions? Come volunteer with us! Pablove Shutterbugs Parent Orientation Spanish Translator – Thursday 29, 2015 We are seeking a Spanish-speaking volunteer translator who can translate important information about the program at our orientation session for parents who have signed up for […]

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Karen volunteering

“My heart burst wide open!”

January 12, 2015

Last year, I had the privilege of becoming a Lead Teaching Artist in Denver with the Pablove Shutterbugs photography program. I got the chance to work with some remarkable, young “budding artists,” helping them to develop their creative voice through the art of photography. When I heard that the Pablove Shutterbugs program would be offered […]

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Cow by Dustin

A day in the life…cows included

December 22, 2014

Pablove Shutterbugs helps kids forget about their hospital life. It was fun and exciting all at the same time, and I am very thankful that Akron Children’s Hospital could be a part of it this fall. Many kids, including myself, have spent a lot of days and nights in the hospital without being able to […]

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Palo Alto class

Pablove Shutterbugs: an anchor in a foggy landscape

December 8, 2014

A few months ago my life changed forever. Cancer touched my life, and now it affects me everyday. Adjusting to the new lifestyle is difficult. Going through chemo is even harder. Having chemo every week and other doctor appointments in between, it makes it difficult to enjoy many things because of how I feel: exhausted, […]

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25 Ways to Pablove on Giving Tuesday

December 2, 2014

This Giving Tuesday, give the gift of photography to a child living with cancer. We’re raising $60,000 this month to bring Pablove Shutterbugs to 60 children next year. Here’s how your gift can help: $11 – Provides a student with a Pablove Shutterbugs t-shirt $50 – Supplies a stack of applications for an entire community […]

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Volunteers needed in Los Angeles

November 19, 2014

With the holidays coming up, you know you want a dose of the warm + fuzzies in your life. Come volunteer with us and we’ll hook you right up! Pablove Shutterbugs Gallery Show – December 6, 2014 Help us celebrate our Pablove Shutterbugs Los Angeles graduates! We just can’t get over this event…get ready to […]

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Siblings through a Shutterbugs lens

Finding “normal” through a camera lens

November 17, 2014

To our family, Pablove Shutterbugs has meant happy times, smiles, hidden talents revealed, and union. We first heard of Pablove at the clinic where Nella was being treated. She was too young at the time for the Pablove Shutterbugs program so we waited a whole year. The wait was worth it. The very first time […]

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Pablove in Tacoma

“Today, I am happy…”

October 30, 2014

A few weeks ago, an email dropped into my inbox that has stuck with me ever since. It read: Dear Raul, Today, I feel satisfied and fulfilled…at least for today because I have her application in hand…filled out, signed and faxed. She is 16 and just found out her leukemia is back. She got the […]

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Our New York Shutterbugs on a field trip

The voices of Pablove Shutterbugs

October 27, 2014

Pablove Shutterbugs has been hard at work in a record-setting 15 cities across the country this year. We admit it–we’re pretty darn proud. In a special series of blog posts launching this week, you’ll get to hear from six unique voices from our Pablove Shutterbugs communities across the country. Students, parents, volunteers, medical professionals, and […]

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Pablove Shutterbugs at the Audubon Zoo

Pablove Shutterbugs get wild!

October 3, 2014

As summer turns to fall, Pablove Shutterbugs across the country are undergoing their own transformation…into photographers! Our first group of students will celebrate completion of their Pablove Shutterbugs 5-week course this weekend in New Orleans. Here’s a look back at one of the highlights of the session–the documentary field trip to the Audubon Zoo! Our […]

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Pablove Shutterbugs photogaphy teaching assistant

Become a Pablove Shutterbugs Teaching Assistant

September 3, 2014

Are you curious about becoming a teaching assistant with our Pablove Shutterbugs photography program? Learn more about being part of our team: Pablove Shutterbugs Teaching Assistant Teaching Assistants work with smaller groups of students on age-appropriate photography activities during class and are supervised and trained by the Teaching Artist. Your primary role is to support […]

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Volunteers Needed in New Orleans

August 30, 2014

Pablove has a full schedule of programs and events in New Orleans this fall, and we’d love to have you join our team for one of the following opportunities: Outreach at the Gulf South Blood Cancer Conference – September 27, 2014 Represent The Pablove Foundation at the Gulf South Blood Cancer Conference. You’ll set up […]

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When Pablove Shutterbugs goes beyond photography

August 27, 2014

As the days left in August dwindle, I can’t help but reflect on my first summer as a member of the Pablove Shutterbugs team. I’ve been working at The Pablove Foundation since I graduated from UC Davis a few years ago (go Aggies!), but I made the switch to our program department when the LIVESTRONG Foundation […]

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2014 HFPA Charity Installation

August 18, 2014

For the fourth year, The Hollywood Foreign Press Association named Pablove Shutterbugs as one of their grant recipients! In a room full of celebrities, the biggest star of the night was Pablove Shutterbugs Official Press Photographer, Jacob! Look back at his amazing night. Thank you to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for supporting Pablove Shutterbugs! […]

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A Pablove Shutterbug moment that makes us smile.

VIDEO: What is Pablove Shutterbugs?

August 12, 2014

Get to know your new neighbors…Pablove Shutterbugs is now enrolling students in 14 cities nationwide! Our 5-week class teaches children and teens living with cancer to develop their creative voice through the art of photography. Students learn to express themselves, exercise their independence, and practice new ways of seeing…catch a sneak peak of the fun: […]

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